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    If you ever go to a Walmart you are not seeing...

    If you ever go to a Walmart you are not seeing just the poor people shopping there, you see average and above average folks shopping at these stores. The problem with a lot of people is they do not...
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    Walmart is successful because the drove out the...

    Walmart is successful because the drove out the small mom and pop stores. The competition is not like it use to be where you can do the local grocery store and buy products that were once cheap. The...
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    There are plenty of jobs over $10 per hour in the...

    There are plenty of jobs over $10 per hour in the Rockford area people can start out with and move on over time and experience. The local bus company is paying $16 per hour and there are plenty of...
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    There is not simple feature recognition for doing...

    There is not simple feature recognition for doing those fillet marks. You will have to create a work plane and drill those with a ball nose endmill or use a surfacing operation to machine those...
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    I can see your image that well but it look like...

    I can see your image that well but it look like you are under the feature tree tab instead of the operations tree tab. Go to the operations tree and right click on the last before inserting the M0.
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    Check out estate sales in your local area, I find...

    Check out estate sales in your local area, I find a lot of tools I can get real cheap that were not made in China.
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    Right click under the last step you want to...

    Right click under the last step you want to insert an M0, you should see an option that says post operations, insert the program stop.
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    I think the wife should work more hours at the...

    I think the wife should work more hours at the shop.
  9. $750 is a pretty good price to pay vs spending...

    $750 is a pretty good price to pay vs spending countless hours trying to figure out the UPG. Eventually it will cost you more money dinking around with the code or post processor before you get the...
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    Land??? I think a lot of the fields are under...

    Land??? I think a lot of the fields are under water with all the rain we have been getting this year.
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    This is a good question to ask your congressmen.

    This is a good question to ask your congressmen.
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    What is the material and is this a blind hole?...

    What is the material and is this a blind hole? Second, can you see the mating part or assembly because you may not need to go so deep. I would have the designer drug tested more often when I see...
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    Programming it tough and at times it sucks being...

    Programming it tough and at times it sucks being in a room all day with or without interruptions. Some days I need a break from working on a job and other days I want to lock the door and tell...
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    Would you rather hire some inexperienced...

    Would you rather hire some inexperienced programmer at a lower wager who doesn't optimize programs? Second where do you come up with the idea other programmers hate other programmers programs? Some...
  15. That doesn't seem like you are holding out much. ...

    That doesn't seem like you are holding out much. we use mitee bite pitbulls knife edge and there have been times we have moved a part out of a fixture. This could be an issues with undersize parts...
  16. How are you holding on .001-.002 of material...

    How are you holding on .001-.002 of material without launching the parts?
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    If you pull my figure I can give you the report.

    If you pull my figure I can give you the report.
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    I wish I could make the perfect program every...

    I wish I could make the perfect program every time yet it took me years of trial and error to get to the level I am at.
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    check out some of the websites that list salaries...

    check out some of the websites that list salaries of other companies. I think this may be a starting point to give you a range on what to pay people.

    Glassdoor Job Search | Find the job that...
  20. Imagine making a fixture that holds a lot of...

    Imagine making a fixture that holds a lot of parts and loading it at night when you close the shop only to come in the next day to have them all completed.
  21. I would put a highly skilled person on my CNC vs...

    I would put a highly skilled person on my CNC vs a low skilled person. I want my machine to make good parts and not junk. I find it hard to train lazy and stupid on our machines, the seem to think...
  22. I think the drones would be better suitable for...

    I think the drones would be better suitable for delivering a package. That thing says tip me over all over it.
  23. How does a no-driver delivery van actually...

    How does a no-driver delivery van actually deliver the package to the customer? I will say this, if I were a criminal I would target these no-driver delivery vans
  24. Has anyone tried tapping the parts after heat...

    Has anyone tried tapping the parts after heat treatment? On our shaft line we tape everything after heat treatment.
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    I feel bad for HR because of all the headaches...

    I feel bad for HR because of all the headaches and stupid shit they have to deal with on a regular basis. Imagine sitting in a room where you have to remove a disgruntle employee or an emotional...
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