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    420ss

    here is one of them im making259893
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    Making a couple 420ss fixtures at the moment, I...

    Making a couple 420ss fixtures at the moment, I am going to heat treat as recommended. Thanks!
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    Custom Wire EDM tooling

    Hello, we have some bought tooling, Hirschmann, 3R etc. But would like some ideas for some custom tooling such as corner blocks, v blocks for difficult to hold pieces of tool and die components....
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    simple enough.... thanks!

    simple enough.... thanks!
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    Wire EDM acronym AT on a mitsibushi

    so what does AT stand for on the Mits wire machine?

    Thanks in advance!

    Homer
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    EDM programming with Surfcam Traditional

    Hello, I have a seat of Surfcam traditional 2017 wondering if anyone is using this to program with. EDM Manufacturer is suggesting Esprit. I understand the Epack settings come from wire mf, but...
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    Mits 1200R vs 1200S

    Hi , can anyone tell me the differences between the R and S models please?

    Thanks
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    Thank you Cal, I will have some questions in...

    Thank you Cal,

    I will have some questions in the future (this Ohio winter) for sure. Thanks for link to get to 230v 3 phase. The previous owner said the generator did run when he had it on 440,...
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    Thanks for info guys! I hope to wade thru all...

    Thanks for info guys!

    I hope to wade thru all the electric info and keep it original(MG) without drowning. wow, tons of options to get running.... Also, get the sloppy blue paint off and make her...
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    a couple more..... thanks.

    a couple more..... thanks.
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    183069183070183071183072183073 Here are a few...

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    Here are a few pics. thanks
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    I will get pictures and s/n when I get home.......

    I will get pictures and s/n when I get home.... from memory it was 115xx?
    I'm in central Ohio.
    Thanks! Be back soon...



    Tom D. what didn't happen....? picture or no, it certainly happened. ...
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    Navy 10ee

    Hello,

    I picked up a 10ee with a Navy yard tag : yard #18-LE-284 / Purchase date 1941 / price $3912.14 (this is not what I paid, it is cost Navy paid in 1941)

    looks like it was...
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    Fanuc oi-md drip feeding

    Hello, just got a new vmc with Fanuc oi-md control. Can we dripfeed large 3d files thru the ethernet port instead of rs232 port, we use Surfcam dnc - rs232 port on our older mills.
    Also noticed it...
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    For what its worth, the first machine I bought, I...

    For what its worth, the first machine I bought, I tried ever coolant known to man. The best coolant I found and have stuck with 100% satisfied is Etna Masterall syn 40. A clear synthetic coolant, no...
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    Good stuff, getting good ideas here! Bill I...

    Good stuff, getting good ideas here!

    Bill I to have written some macros which never grow old, but not as involved as yours, if you have anymore to share send pm. I have a deep hole macro,...
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    10m usually came on the better machines mori,...

    10m usually came on the better machines mori, matsura , OM came on cheaper ones like Supermax etc. I would perfer an older good iron with 10m than newer cheap with cheap control.
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    Have two 10m controls both 1989, drip feed all...

    Have two 10m controls both 1989, drip feed all day long 3d surfacing or long 2d programs. 10m dont have much memory but dripfeed is not bad. 3d work is slow but steady.
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    Tools in order....

    I have always had a system in tool changer for instance: t1= center drill....t7=chamfer...t18= 2in. button cutter....ect.

    Going to be adding machine and new people so any advice on "your" system...
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    Thanks Steve in AZ. Got it.....

    Thanks Steve in AZ. Got it.....
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    Either route you go will be fine for your...

    Either route you go will be fine for your Bridgeport, or manual equip., go the most conv. for you to do. Just dont try a roto on cnc mill, it may work for some guys but save your money for a digital...
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    Fv1480 vmc

    We are getting close to a purchase of above Toyoda for large die plate work. Heavy drilling, bores, etc. Since the Toyoda comes pretty standard, not many concerns there, its more of the long term of...
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