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    You think there is a shortage of jobs in low wage...

    You think there is a shortage of jobs in low wage 10-13 per hour? Even in Flint Michigan this easy and people crying for decent employees.
    There are open jobs so why not open up to fill.
    I know,...
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    I have to ask why not. Why do we not welcome all...

    I have to ask why not. Why do we not welcome all into the USA if they want to move here.
    Sure we will get some bad guys but not like we don't have them homegrown.
    There must be a bias against you...
  3. Did somebody get spanked and this a strange way...

    Did somebody get spanked and this a strange way of crying out?
    I'm just wondering the why and whats here.
    I know the gloves off in this area of the board but this starting post is so weird and full...
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    Effort and waiting line seems still a pain around...

    Effort and waiting line seems still a pain around me.
    Yes I believe and want but not going to jump through all sorts of hoops to get it.
    Local appointment four weeks out. Not gonna sign up until...
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    In high production work the requirement that the...

    In high production work the requirement that the price drops every year is not uncommon.
    The "theory" being that as time goes by you should be improving your processes and getting better so your...
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    Poll: My first concern is that it is going to crashed....

    My first concern is that it is going to crashed. Often, very often. Needs to be sort of crash proof or simple to fix.
    Second is a want for some reasonable metal removal rate.
    Add these together...
  7. Okamoto surface grinder and in/out ways....

    Okamoto surface grinder and in/out ways.
  8. Never understood this difference or if good or...

    Never understood this difference or if good or bad.
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    Are you sure you want such work? It is down and...

    Are you sure you want such work?
    It is down and dirty pricing.
    One has to be oriented to it. The jump from job shop to production run is a gap that many try and few succeed.
    Of note production ...
  10. Admit to being confused.

    Admit to being confused.
  11. Water or oil. ..... I love and hate coolant in...

    Water or oil. .....
    I love and hate coolant in both forms.
    Good ole oil cans and Zep bottles for me.
    Sometimes one needs a third hand.
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    Once in a blue moon I will do this. A handwheel...

    Once in a blue moon I will do this.
    A handwheel on a panel or MPG is so way different than the handles on the end of a B-port table.
    Feedback one, size of the handle radius number two as this makes...
  13. Looks nice may have different thoughts here....

    Looks nice may have different thoughts here.
    Carbide/CBN may leave chips or flaking of the chrome.
    Grind or sand with the chrome in compression to the shaft might leave a "better looking"...
  14. Not sure, in my world it is called a relay or...

    Not sure, in my world it is called a relay or starter since the power not huge here.
    A very few rungs of logic.
    I just do not see the problem or a need for a plug in fix.
    I see kill power if...
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    Doom is here, the sky is failing Any change from...

    Doom is here, the sky is failing
    Any change from one side to other elected and for sure the USA as we know and love it will die...... or maybe not.
    Personal opinions set aside lets do least 4...
  16. I should ask if we are talking about a hand held...

    I should ask if we are talking about a hand held scribing "pen" or a scribe tip as used on on height gauge layout?
    Will ignore the hand held and draw a line. Height gauge and you use the corner of...
  17. Scrap carbide is about $5.00 per pound. Ready to...

    Scrap carbide is about $5.00 per pound.
    Ready to drop $200 plus on a holder to mount them?
  18. While a great machine it is sort of hobby or...

    While a great machine it is sort of hobby or toolroom level.
    Not to knock it at all but into horizontal cncs it is is different.
    We are mixing machine uses and part runs.
    Hell yes I'd love to...
  19. What am I missing? This seems so simple. The...

    What am I missing? This seems so simple.
    The need for mechanical reset could be a push button in the logic?
    Is the world of designing simple relay logic lost now?
    BTW, SSRs on heaters circuits...
  20. Used is the correct word here. Love the company...

    Used is the correct word here.
    Love the company to death and account coming up on 40 years and buy stuff very often.
    Supplier side ?
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    On can do spreadsheets into the way beyond. I...

    On can do spreadsheets into the way beyond.
    I think most end up about a dollar a minute. Go down to 30 per hour and up to 90.
    If an employee making the parts on manuals and now looking at cnc...
  22. Maybe another forum? I like your motors and...

    Maybe another forum?
    I like your motors and drives but then one needs a controller and software to make it a cnc.
    The integration here not so easy.
    Siemens so great but not low cost. Mach, Flash,...
  23. :popcorn: Your VMM six sigma capable at this...

    :popcorn:
    Your VMM six sigma capable at this level? Doubt it.
    Buying "A" tolerance inserts?
    You are talking .0006 inch max. and a goodly part of that your gauge. You are not paying for .0001 inch...
  24. For sure but you can use one base edge of the...

    For sure but you can use one base edge of the line in which case .010/.020 thou wide is of no matter....
    Bob
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    The only thing I can think of is that too much...

    The only thing I can think of is that too much direct coolant flow does not allow the small sized chips to come out of the hole easily, loading the drill.
    In some more rare cases I'd have to...
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