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    I have no idea. But it's probably his best option...

    I have no idea. But it's probably his best option currently.
  2. Are you sure your operator isn't messing with the...

    Are you sure your operator isn't messing with the override buttons?

    A few years ago we had an operator running production that liked to turn the rapid override down to 50% because it made the job...
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    How do you plan on programming it? You're going...

    How do you plan on programming it? You're going to want a cad/cam program if you really want to get anything done on it.
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    If you buy cheap china shit, you should expect...

    If you buy cheap china shit, you should expect cheap china shit.
  5. Another thing to note is the torque that you...

    Another thing to note is the torque that you would need.
    Like for tapping and such.
  6. If you utilize HSM tool paths you really don't...

    If you utilize HSM tool paths you really don't need much HP unless you plan on using larger drills.
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    This guy could have saved himself 20 minutes by...

    This guy could have saved himself 20 minutes by chucking onto the part, moving the drill chuck over it and THEN clamping the 3 screws to align it.

    And holy crap did anyone notice the blob of shit...
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    lol or this: "Big welder companies hate him!"

    lol or this:

    "Big welder companies hate him!"
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    Are you wanting it to spiral entry down in Z? Or...

    Are you wanting it to spiral entry down in Z? Or spiral path from outside in toward the boss? Dynamic won't necessarily give you a true spiral path unless your Machining Region and Avoidance regions...
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    A stick with double sided tape on the end of it?

    A stick with double sided tape on the end of it?
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    Yep, always use 3 points.

    Yep, always use 3 points.
  12. Anything uncoated and polished will work and a...

    Anything uncoated and polished will work and a positive rake.
    Delrin won't give you any issues. The nylon will, that shit sucks and never wants to break a chip. Enjoy.
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    I have the 160mm fan, they recommend 6k-12k. The...

    I have the 160mm fan, they recommend 6k-12k. The blades are only like 2"oal. I tested it on our Okuma Genos but that wasn't as quick to ramp up/down as the Speedio.
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    Thank you!

    Thank you!
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    LOL! I love the video description: "I disabled...

    LOL!
    I love the video description: "I disabled comments on this video because I kept getting the same stupid comments over and over from clueless people. "
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    You should probably start finding other sources...

    You should probably start finding other sources of information. You could show that machine in action to literally anyone on the planet who doesn't know anything about cnc machining and they would be...
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    Why are you worried about surface finish on a...

    Why are you worried about surface finish on a fixture plate?
    Get A36 annealed, and start hoggin.
    Tool life, well that can't be attributed to the A36, that has to be a limitation to your rpm's or...
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    Those machines are abysmal too.

    Those machines are abysmal too.
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    For those that are using the fan on a Speedio,...

    For those that are using the fan on a Speedio, what's your spindle ramp up/down look like?
    Is it ok to go from 12k to 0rpm? Or do I need to decrease in increments?
    I don't need this thing snapping...
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    The lang can take 12k and has coolant thru, maybe...

    The lang can take 12k and has coolant thru, maybe you have an older model?
  21. What if you were to just hand write a line...

    What if you were to just hand write a line something like:
    G01G93X.05A180.Fxxxxx (whatever feed you need)
    G01G93X.1A360.Fxxxx
    Is it smooth then?
  22. You have bear hands? What kind of freak of nature...

    You have bear hands? What kind of freak of nature are you?
  23. Are you just trying to mill a round cylinder? Or...

    Are you just trying to mill a round cylinder? Or does it have a shape to it? Is that why your Z is moving all over the place?
    Does Fusion have a setting where you tell it a max angle change per line...
  24. Yes, G93 is inverse time feed. You need a...

    Yes, G93 is inverse time feed. You need a feedrate on every line and your feedrates will look much different than IPM rates.They will be much larger values.

    Inverse time is making sure that all...
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    Good to hear!

    Good to hear!
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