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    My original dash had an extra hole drilled in the...

    My original dash had an extra hole drilled in the top center at some point ( likely for a light), I planned to weld it up but found another one in better shape from a 1940 which is the same except...
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    I'm 6'8 and haul around a rake so I can reach...

    I'm 6'8 and haul around a rake so I can reach shit in the back of the truck
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    There's a lot of value to single piece flow, from...

    There's a lot of value to single piece flow, from faster set ups to limiting waste if there is a mistake on Op 1. Go back and read Wheelieking's experience with the robot fed Brother. And when you...
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    Short cycle times suck. I’m a one man shop and I...

    Short cycle times suck. I’m a one man shop and I prefer the longest cycle times I can get.
    It lets me run 2-3 machines at a time instead of being tied to one machine.

    Or sit on my ass and surf...
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    Did you try Classic Industries?

    Did you try Classic Industries?
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    Small steps, I got the brackets riveted back on...

    Small steps, I got the brackets riveted back on the newly chromed spotlight buckets, new gaskets cut on the waterjet, new switches in and everything reassembled so my spotlights are ready to...
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    Classic industries should have all you want ...

    Classic industries should have all you want

    I'm with ya on the tall trucks, I have an 18 ram 3500 and have trouble getting in it, I'm 6'8 and it is way too tall for no reason.
    I will be looking...
  8. We bought 2 of those when we started our move, we...

    We bought 2 of those when we started our move, we used them in the shop, on the trailer, out in the dirt a few times, they were rained on, snowed on amd left out more times than I care to admit. We...
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    You might run 2 of the 1/4" hoses in tandem since...

    You might run 2 of the 1/4" hoses in tandem since it is not something you run all day every day
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    What age/model is the machine/indexer?

    What age/model is the machine/indexer?
  11. Last Thursday morning the screen came up black...

    Last Thursday morning the screen came up black and has stayed that way, the machine ir running fine. I called my HFO and ordered the replacment kit, he said it would be $800. It showed up yesterday...
  12. Just divide I think, then we will conquer...

    Just divide I think, then we will conquer ourselves while they collect the taxes and fees
  13. No, but as kids there were a few of us that would...

    No, but as kids there were a few of us that would catch them out of the fairgrounds pond and race them, it is quite a trick I never mastered to get one to jump 3 times in a row in the same ditection,...
  14. "Were you north or south ? Countryside up north...

    "Were you north or south ? Countryside up north has been for quite a while too. Marin, Sonoma, Contra Costa, all those semi-rural areas have clamped down on woodstoves. I think even Humboldt, have to...
  15. "You don't have problems with tar in the flu,...

    "You don't have problems with tar in the flu, then chimney fires ?"

    Open it up and get a good hot fire in the morning and it cleans it right out, but once in a while you hear of someone that...
  16. When a forest burns annualy the dead stuff on the...

    When a forest burns annualy the dead stuff on the ground and underbrush is cleane,d up, and is likely good for everything, the problem is we have been putting out what would have been small fires for...
  17. Folks that do that should be spit roasted over a...

    Folks that do that should be spit roasted over a candle, though perhaps the Greeks still have a few hungry lions?
  18. Here are some pics of the Lost trail fire burning...

    Here are some pics of the Lost trail fire burning just across the border into Montana, it is up to almost 40k acres, one of many burning as we speak. How many Tesla's vs Buick's would it take to...
  19. A large portion of the land I described is too...

    A large portion of the land I described is too steep to make logging with todays standards profitable, its cheaper to truck in lumber from Canada. We have a sign along the highway south of us with a...
  20. From someone that has lived his entire life in...

    From someone that has lived his entire life in these type of forests, California from 1974 to 2019 and now in another in Idaho, a huge part of that problem with these forests has been the billions of...
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    Poll: The strong opinions here are interesting for...

    The strong opinions here are interesting for sure, I am with the one size does not fit all as far as reposting from CAM. I have a job for instance that has been running on a VF2 or VFOE since about...
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    I have several, they have many interchangeable...

    I have several, they have many interchangeable parts if something breaks which makes testing easy and fast. I can call the factory and speak to someone who will help me get my machine going or at...
  23. When my folks sold their business they were very...

    When my folks sold their business they were very supprised as to what the buyer wanted/didn't want. In the end the buyer took posession ot their trademarks and rented the building my folks business...
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    Seems they have lost sense of humor about a lot...

    Seems they have lost sense of humor about a lot of things anymore, many of us would not be able to grow up these days, they would just keep us in a cage.
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    I would start with putting in a smaller circuit...

    I would start with putting in a smaller circuit breaker feeding the haas until you start tripping it just get a feel as to how much power it actually needs, I still have a FV2SS running fine on a...
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