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    You are correct about that price

    You are correct about that price
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    You can find them at Home | Monarch Lathes...

    You can find them at Home | Monarch Lathes, the CEO Harry is a really good guy.
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    You can buy new Weiler Lathes (and also new...

    You can buy new Weiler Lathes (and also new Monarch 10EE Lathes) in the USA, I did so (Weiler). Just expect to pay a high price for these machines. They are the same quality (or better) than "old...
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    You do have a point, during early stages with my...

    You do have a point, during early stages with my startups, I was typically working 110 hours per week, no time to do anything but build the product and business....
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    You are citing TWO different concerns: 1) "he...

    You are citing TWO different concerns:
    1) "he hasn't owned up to any mistake" - you have a point, although he has tried to explain why he made various decisions along the way
    2) "he has not...
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    I'm not gonna put my skin in the game with...

    I'm not gonna put my skin in the game with respect to whether GD will succeed with his project or not. BUT, I will say that his last few posts have given me hope that there is credibility in his...
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    knock out the garage floor, lower it, repour...

    knock out the garage floor, lower it, repour concrete. This also gives you an opportunity to put in 12" of re-inforced concrete, and you can plan it for easy in/easy out in case you want to move the...
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    GD, as stated before, successful entrepreneurs...

    GD, as stated before, successful entrepreneurs are those that don't give up, no matter how much shit is thrown their way. Keep at it, adapt as you learn, and stay totally focused on your goals.
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    I am curious about how large a market there is...

    I am curious about how large a market there is for such a machine in this thread, and what price does this target market tolerate? How many hobbyists are willing to spend $2000, $5000, $10,000 ? And...
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    I agree with this. Crowdfunding allows...

    I agree with this. Crowdfunding allows entrepreneurs to get money without carefully thinking through exactly what it is they are doing. With traditional funding, one is forced to create a full blown...
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    This is DEAD ON right. First product, KEEP IT...

    This is DEAD ON right. First product, KEEP IT SIMPLE AND GET IT TO WORK and be manufacturable. Stay focused on just a very simple design, avoid mission and product spec creep, do not keep adding...
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    Pictures are worth a thousand words, very...

    Pictures are worth a thousand words, very encouraging to see those new castings. Please do keep us posted, and I totally agree with the last poster. No excuses, just the facts. Most folks on this...
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    KANWAY GLOBAL cargo ship arrives in TXG/Taiwan...

    KANWAY GLOBAL cargo ship arrives in TXG/Taiwan May 25 06:30, presuming your container is on this ship you should get notice from logistics within 1-3 days after that. Do you have paperwork on this...
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    The OP is in Taiwan, that helps in my mind with...

    The OP is in Taiwan, that helps in my mind with his credibility. Doesn't matter what anyone says on this forum, if the product gets built and it has a market, he'll do fine. Time will tell....

    To...
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    It would be very helpful to confirm whether he is...

    It would be very helpful to confirm whether he is in Taiwan or not....if he is, I think he should be considered "legit", if not, then I would start trending towards the "naysayers".....
  16. Ya sure, still need a little lubricant here and...

    Ya sure, still need a little lubricant here and there, but in general, humidity control has worked wonders for me. My shop is on top of Mt Tamalpais in Marin County, VERY HUMID 24x7, and dehumidifier...
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    Install dehumidifier, keep relative humidity below 50%, and you'll never get rust, shelving doesn't matter.
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    I think the much more important and most critical...

    I think the much more important and most critical question for the OP is the following:
    - what is the market for this product, e.g. how big is the market, what price point, what required features,...
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    There is merit to your argument, he does need to...

    There is merit to your argument, he does need to deliver something in relatively short order or he will lose credibility with all involved.

    I will tell you a story though, during my second...
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    I'm not sticking up for anyone, I'm just saying...

    I'm not sticking up for anyone, I'm just saying that entrepreneurs view the world as glass being half full, not half empty, and as a result often get into trouble because of their...
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    Having founded multiple very successful startups...

    Having founded multiple very successful startups I gotta point out that ALL entrepreneurs are by nature "optimistic" otherwise they would never start companies....I'm not entirely convinced yet that...
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    Checkout this thread to see just how tight the...

    Checkout this thread to see just how tight the fit was:
    New Machine Day: Deckel, Weiler and Brother
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    I went through this evaluation process about a...

    I went through this evaluation process about a year ago, have very limited head height and also limited door width. I ended up going with Brother Speedio...very nice machine, and has much better head...
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    You will find many Deckels for sale on...

    You will find many Deckels for sale on machineseeker.com from many different dealers. Best way to go for Deckel is to buy from a reputable dealer in Europe and have it shipped. Trying to find quality...
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    Huh, are you saying the Deckel can't do the same...

    Huh, are you saying the Deckel can't do the same thing? Can you explain that to me? I'll grant you the work size is smaller.
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