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    I am interested, I'll send you a PM.

    I am interested, I'll send you a PM.
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    I got it figured out, the 3 wire neutral was a...

    I got it figured out, the 3 wire neutral was a common neutral that was making a connection to the house neutral at the outlet. I connected both white wires to the outlet and it works like I need it...
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    I need a home wiring expert

    In my living room I have 3 or more half switched outlets that are on a 3 way switch. I want to make one of them an always on outlet. On the on side of the outlet, there is a neutral and 2 blacks on...
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    Not visible on my end.

    Not visible on my end.
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    Machining, but not too much metal involved. ...

    Machining, but not too much metal involved.

    https://farm2.staticflickr.com/1691/25433210863_e4310da368_k.jpg
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    I have one that I purchased a few years ago. I...

    I have one that I purchased a few years ago. I doubt that I paid more than $40.00 for it. Mine has the white face, and it has an injection molded plastic box, so it was probably made towards the end...
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    They look like expensive Legos.

    They look like expensive Legos.
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    It's a short production run. We have made 12 of...

    It's a short production run. We have made 12 of these parts, now making another 24.
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    Thanks for your help.

    Thanks for your help.
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    The spindle just stops, no slipping, no alarm. ...

    The spindle just stops, no slipping, no alarm.

    The machine has made the same parts before, without issue.
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    It wasn't alarming, just stopping. We changed a...

    It wasn't alarming, just stopping. We changed a setting, and now it will alarm at 115%, but only for the tool specified.
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    This is correct, our meter also goes to 180%,...

    This is correct, our meter also goes to 180%, with 100 to 150% in yellow, and 150 up in the red. There is a place where you can set the alarm based on the load, so it just got set to 115%. We aren't...
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    How would I tell if it has a gearbox?

    How would I tell if it has a gearbox?
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    Lots of irrelevant assumptions have been made by...

    Lots of irrelevant assumptions have been made by what I haven't said. I don't know what the peaks were when it stalled, only what peaks have been reached for particular tools.

    The tap was a...
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    Did you read my first sentence, or are you here...

    Did you read my first sentence, or are you here to give a group hug to tc1999.
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    I'm no longer at work, so I don't have the info....

    I'm no longer at work, so I don't have the info. However I know the peak loads have reached 160%. Materials and tools were aluminum, probably 6061, and a 1/2-16 tap with the proper hole diameter....
  17. I applaud you for your effort, Kevin. The company...

    I applaud you for your effort, Kevin. The company where I worked for the last 10 years closed their doors forever in December. I now do the same sort of work for a company where the top employees are...
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    Thanks for the insightful help, I hope you didn't...

    Thanks for the insightful help, I hope you didn't strain your cerebellum on that one. Assuming that the programming is correct, why would the spindle stall?
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    Spindle Stalling

    We have a Haas 710 VF-OE and on occasion the spindle will stall when under load. I don't operate this machine and I was just made aware of the problem, so I'm fuzzy on details. What issues should I...
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    Bosch owns Dremel. I have been using a Bosch...

    Bosch owns Dremel.

    I have been using a Bosch 10.8 volt angle driver for 10 years and I'm still using the original batteries. My only complaint with it is that it has too much power, you can...
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    https://farm9.staticflickr.com/8721/16984017015_06...

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    M1019874-1 by Harvey Richards, on Flickr


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    M1019931-1 by Harvey...
  22. I also use mine constantly, but I don't do social...

    I also use mine constantly, but I don't do social media and I rarely text. The camera is awesome. I take before photos before disassembly. I can also take photos of mystery colors and ask someone to...
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    I have been using a ResMed S9 with an H5i...

    I have been using a ResMed S9 with an H5i humidifier for a little over 3 years. I hate it, I hate the mask and I hate being hooked up to a damn machine everynight. The only thing I hate more is the...
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    Inventor 8 Help

    I have been using Inventor 11 for many years, and now I'm using Inventor 8 and I can't get the X & Y axis to be active. I can't use them to constrain the part to. What am I forgetting?
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    I took the photos with my iPad and posted them...

    I took the photos with my iPad and posted them from it. For some reason the were upside down. I flipped them later on my PC and reposted them. I couldn't see any option to rotate them in the...
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