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  1. Smartcamcnc.com producting turning Cons there...

    Smartcamcnc.com
    producting turning

    Cons there is NONE
    pros
    POST/CODE Generators are free and stupid simple
    100% code generator editing. You can make it do f'king anything including inspection...
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    drives warehouse in texas talk to darrin ...

    drives warehouse in texas
    talk to darrin

    888-476-5944
  3. foam on the inside work really well, but I am...

    foam on the inside work really well, but I am guessing your running production and dont want the add'd start and spot time.
    if thats the case rough both outside an inside leaving maybe .1-.150 stock...
  4. as far as rpm I try to stick around 500rpm...

    as far as rpm I try to stick around 500rpm depending on material and start at .300 to .500 away from z0
    a 4-40 thread is F.025 on a lathe use g97 only NO g96
    Any 60 degree threading insert will...
  5. hearing protection mainly, Wish we had them when...

    hearing protection mainly, Wish we had them when I was a kid as I probably wouldnt be hard of hearing like today.
    I always wore plugs and muffs when shooting my whole life.
    the only other reason...
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    yes they are especially on those old numeric...

    yes they are especially on those old numeric controls ( you remember the big 2 foot wide by 5 foot tall controls) that were on the old big H.E.S. machines. Then re retrofitted them to Fagor controls...
  7. I use the HTC Hotmills everyday in 3/8s and 1/2"...

    I use the HTC Hotmills everyday in 3/8s and 1/2" on mainly 321 stainless. They cut alloy steels like butter,
    I would rough it all out with a shorter one, use the extended length to finish it.
    also...
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    angelw Correct me if I am wrong but using a...

    angelw

    Correct me if I am wrong but using a g50 on lathes that home to the extents of there travel away from the chuck is more of a pain in the butt than a lathe that homes to the (closest to the...
  9. Fred glad you got it. we used them in the...

    Fred glad you got it.

    we used them in the early years for alot of things. Mainly small die and width grooves and even for cutting off small dia bar stock jobs on the omniturns as well as our...
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    I dont know how the new work shifts work on newer...

    I dont know how the new work shifts work on newer machines. so I am assuming they all work the same.

    My lathes I use work shift so I dont have to reset tools again off the part.
    for example all...
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    If this helps heres a pic of one. Also try those...

    If this helps heres a pic of one. Also try those people who advertise rebuilding them.
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  12. We run.011 grooves with 1/8 dia about .035 deep....

    We run.011 grooves with 1/8 dia about .035 deep. at 1000 rpms and .0005 feed per rev in stainless.
    I would say drop the feed to .0002-.0003 and lots of oil. maybe less feed.
    Id like to hear how...
  13. I have seen this before on castings as the center...

    I have seen this before on castings as the center drilled hole is drilled in at an angle or there is a small burr in it.
    check the center hole closely. if the part isnt seating into the chuck...
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    Mc Master carr
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    Happy Numbers will come from the tool maker of...

    Happy Numbers will come from the tool maker of that tool, after you adjust it to your type of cutting, rigidity for your situation. once you are "HAPPY" with it then you have Your HAPPY" number, A...
  16. Thread: Quoting Issues

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    I suck at quoting and I been doing this for over...

    I suck at quoting and I been doing this for over 35 years, medical semiconducter commercial and aerospace. aside from what wheelking said which is spot on. only advise I can offer is Do the parts...
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    Find and old Hardinge AHC collet closer( or...

    Find and old Hardinge AHC collet closer( or somethign like that) and modify it. it should work just fine.
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    Make sure the head stock is aligned , pull off...

    Make sure the head stock is aligned , pull off the chuck or collet nose and check for damage then put it back on.
    if the machine ran perfectly before, unless you wiped out the spindle bearings the...
  19. Wasnt there a post on her last year and this...

    Wasnt there a post on her last year and this Subject came up and it had alot to do with how tight the pull studs where in the tool?
    could have been Frank or duelkit (for some reason those 2 names...
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    Alot of it has to do with the type of material...

    Alot of it has to do with the type of material your using and how you cut it.

    I have alwasy finished o.d. chamfer and relief, cut thread to size then run another finish pass on o.d. chamfer and...
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    when your using a d offset as 0(tool centerline)...

    when your using a d offset as 0(tool centerline) instead of the tool dia you only need a few thousandths of lead in and lead out.
    if you use your D offset as a tool dia some machines you have to put...
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    Try this N2 G0 G17 G40 G49 G80 G90 ( 1/2...

    Try this

    N2 G0 G17 G40 G49 G80 G90
    ( 1/2 ENDMILL SHARP CORNER FINISH OUTSIDE )
    N3 T3 M6
    N4 G0 G90 G54 X-7.6686 Y.5384 S1350 M3
    N5 G43 H3 Z.2 M8
    N6 G1 Z-.78 F50.

    G41 Y0.300 D3 F8.0 (LEAD...
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    Theres a million things I would like to build but...

    Theres a million things I would like to build but I just dont have time to tear the machines down to do something then set them back up for work.
    I have like 10 gun projects from the last 15+ years...
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    yup me too, I always wondered what would happen...

    yup me too, I always wondered what would happen now I know.
    only thing that has happened to me like this is denting doors and covers and it doesnt happen alot. one reason I got collet noses.
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    every city should have this website or one like it. Been visiting this website for years best one ever

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