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    it's going to depend on two things. How straight...

    it's going to depend on two things. How straight is the hole, and how straight can you insert the pin.

    To get the hole as straight as possible, make sure your head is trammed in dead square. Drill...
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    it's the principle alright when you get a...

    it's the principle alright when you get a subpoena for throwing hazardous materials in the trash. The Principal is the guy who's office you used to get sent to.
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    you forgot about the drill sticking through the...

    you forgot about the drill sticking through the CRT. Lol
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    Free shipping to Uganda?

    Free shipping to Uganda?
  5. we use a modified die cart to slide them in and...

    we use a modified die cart to slide them in and out through the side window.
  6. that's over $10/lb. Are you out of your mind?

    that's over $10/lb. Are you out of your mind?
  7. I assume he's talking about a tightening fixture?...

    I assume he's talking about a tightening fixture?

    Ya, they're insanely expensive. I just made my own. I can't for the life of me figure out why you would need a cad file to make one.
  8. You can always go hang out with Jack, Johnny, and...

    You can always go hang out with Jack, Johnny, and Old Grandad.
  9. I used to have a few of these, so I feel your...

    I used to have a few of these, so I feel your pain. It sounds like your doing quite well. If you're looking for more performance, as Peter suggested you need a better machine.

    I've seen older...
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    I think the roast beef at Arby's is a little...

    I think the roast beef at Arby's is a little thinner than that.

    Zig Zags are about .0005
  11. well at least local pickup is free.

    well at least local pickup is free.
  12. could be worth $10K to the one guy in the...

    could be worth $10K to the one guy in the universe who might need one. To everyone else, it's worth about $2.50

    Save it for a cool door stop
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    if I were you, I'd pick up a few lotto tickets...

    if I were you, I'd pick up a few lotto tickets first.
  14. Thread: Ups

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    Sorry to hear that. I just shipped a package to...

    Sorry to hear that. I just shipped a package to Oregon and it never showed up. I just got an email about 10 min ago, they found it in Kentucky. WTF???????

    Still better than fudx, I suppose. I...
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    yes, that's a damn shame. However, if the...

    yes, that's a damn shame.

    However, if the success of your business depends on the reliability of UPS, you might as well go stick your own head in the toilet.

    I heard they were changing their...
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    because of all the little countries that can't...

    because of all the little countries that can't defend themselves. :D
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    you want to make a few of something that's been...

    you want to make a few of something that's been mass produced by the millions for over a century?

    Hydroforming
  18. sounds like you just pissed away $170.50

    sounds like you just pissed away $170.50
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    I believe it's Alaska

    I believe it's Alaska
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    I think he was talking about State Income tax,...

    I think he was talking about State Income tax, not sales tax.
  21. well no shit, only plate half the pin, or plate...

    well no shit, only plate half the pin, or plate the whole pin and grind the plating off one side. Figure it out
  22. depending on the complexity of the parts, another...

    depending on the complexity of the parts, another alternative would be to plate the pins.
  23. I would second plating the hole. .002 thick...

    I would second plating the hole. .002 thick nickel would do the trick
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    just need to go at night

    just need to go at night
  25. Ain't that the truth. Time is of the essence when...

    Ain't that the truth. Time is of the essence when they need their parts, but when the invoice comes due suddenly we've got all the time in the world
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