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    I always conventional mill at full depth with a...

    I always conventional mill at full depth with a slitting saw.

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    Dnc4u can be helpful in this regard. It will...

    Dnc4u can be helpful in this regard. It will listen in on a parallel port and configure your settings for you. I haven't tried it but you might be able to loop the port as described above and then...
  3. Don't see how that math works out. Sent...

    Don't see how that math works out.



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  4. Welding Tips and Tricks - TIG, MIG, Stick and a...

    Welding Tips and Tricks - TIG, MIG, Stick and a pantload of other info

    Jody knows his stuff and is a really good teacher.

    Edit: name wrong

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  5. Don't have much to add other than that I helped a...

    Don't have much to add other than that I helped a friend set one up and flipped through his programing manual when doing so. Seemed to have a bunch of built in 3D surfacing routines.

    Doubt they...
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    +1 on the Dynasty 200. I've welded quite a bit of...

    +1 on the Dynasty 200. I've welded quite a bit of aluminum with an air-cooled torch with it, although mostly thinner stuff. It will run off of 110v without complaint but don't think I'd try aluminum...
  7. Just a thought, have you tried using lift arc...

    Just a thought, have you tried using lift arc start instead of high frequency?( If it's a setting in your machine) It's not that much of a pain and might avoid a lot of your issues.

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    They look cool, however, with no distributors,...

    They look cool, however, with no distributors, parts or service in the US, I can't imagine anyone in the US buying one.

    Teryk

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  9. Frasdorn lang SK40 D1 (25,4mm) neuwertig DIN69871...

    Frasdorn lang SK40 D1 (25,4mm) neuwertig DIN69871 L300

    They do ship
  10. I haven't bought anything from Pyle in a long...

    I haven't bought anything from Pyle in a long time but my understanding is that they've pretty much hit bottom. Decades ago when I was in high school they were a good or at least popular upgrade for...
  11. I really like my LG Tones. I think I have 730's...

    I really like my LG Tones. I think I have 730's which might not be sold anymore. Battery lasts forever and they have good sound quality. Only problem I have is they are a little base heavy.

    Just...
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    I've never broken a talon grip but then mostly...

    I've never broken a talon grip but then mostly used them on aluminum and plastic and always used multiple pairs per part so ....

    My technique is to "over" tighten them, then back off and tighten...
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    As far as I know Apt kind of died with the...

    As far as I know Apt kind of died with the invention of computer graphics and CAM systems. What would be the purpose of learning it now?

    Teryk

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    +1 Fusion 360 posts are easy to edit. It's...

    +1 Fusion 360 posts are easy to edit. It's written in JavaScript which is a pretty easy language to learn.

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  15. I have similar style feet under both my mills....

    I have similar style feet under both my mills. Not so much to level them as to give them a more solid footing.

    My floor is both not level and not flat. When putting machine bases directly on the...
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    A laptop that runs CAD well will be expensive....

    A laptop that runs CAD well will be expensive. Desktop will save you money.

    I've had good luck buying used Dell Optiplexes on eBay. You can get an i7 box for around $150. Replace the graphics...
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    My EDC is the Benchmade Osborne 940 940/943...

    My EDC is the Benchmade Osborne 940

    940/943 Family - 940-CON Knife Series | Benchmade Knife Company

    I love the blade lock which enables easy one handed open and close. It's been back twice to...
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    Bunch of the Kershaw models are made in China. ...

    Bunch of the Kershaw models are made in China.

    Not a big fan of Kershaws, much prefer my Benchmade.

    Teryk

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    Warning to anyone going to his website the start page deceptively tries to get people to allow push notifications by disguising it as a bot filter.

    "Press Allow to prove you are not a robot"
    ...
  20. There's is a lot about our patent system that I...

    There's is a lot about our patent system that I disagree with. I find it questionable that making a common item out of a material that someone else invented is worthy of patent protection. Now if...
  21. Pretty sure the output signals of a spherosyn...

    Pretty sure the output signals of a spherosyn scale aren't in the quadrature encoding that a Chinese DRO expects. As far as I know, only Newall DRO's read those scales.

    Teryk

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    I use a hydraulic lift table with a few blocks to...

    I use a hydraulic lift table with a few blocks to hold the table in position. I had to modify the wheels to bridge the base of the mill but it works ok. It takes up floor space but is useful for...
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    Last post on this thread. This really isn't...

    Last post on this thread. This really isn't rocket science. Both of the feet that Bob and I posted support the mill from underneath.... on a pad ..... Just as if it were sitting on a 2x4 or shim or...
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    These are the style I have. ...

    These are the style I have.

    https://www.mscdirect.com/browse/tn/Stud-Mount-Leveling-Pads-Mounts?navid=12103735+4294871108+4287623044

    Hex head on the shaft extends the foot, no threaded hole in...
  25. I created a web based application for keeping...

    I created a web based application for keeping track of tooling, fixtures and the like at a company I worked for a few years ago. You can buy hand scanners that emulate a keyboard on Amazon for $25...
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