Search Results - Practical Machinist - Largest Manufacturing Technology Forum on the Web
Close
Login to Your Account

Search:

Type: Posts; User: mneuro

Page 1 of 8 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.00 seconds.

  1. Replies
    126
    Views
    7,573

    I really liked this response. I have been...

    I really liked this response.

    I have been working in aerospace for a few years. The biggest difference I encounter is that making a part to print is making it to print. In a previous career,...
  2. Replies
    15
    Views
    1,492

    Not sure about your area of the world, but what...

    Not sure about your area of the world, but what about a similar generation Hurco. Takes up a little more floor space, but can handle more variety than a tap/drill machine.
  3. Replies
    2
    Views
    395

    The model does not get converted to Gcode. Either...

    The model does not get converted to Gcode. Either the machinist will program the parts at the machine using conversational format, or it will be programmed offline using CAD software.

    My...
  4. Replies
    80
    Views
    21,623

    We gave up on the synergy. Never had any bacteria...

    We gave up on the synergy. Never had any bacteria or smell issues, but the residue on parts created some plating issues. We also never got the coolant to tap well at reasonable concentrations.
  5. Replies
    22
    Views
    1,885

    quantum storage has a lot of options: Plastic...

    quantum storage has a lot of options:

    Plastic Storage Containers | Bin and Wire Shelving Systems
  6. Ran into this issue a few months ago on our Mori...

    Ran into this issue a few months ago on our Mori SL-204. First we replaced the encoder. That bought us a month. Then the servo drive went. Replaced that and it bought us another couple months....
  7. Replies
    510
    Views
    37,297

    Is this a bash maritool thread, or a cautionary...

    Is this a bash maritool thread, or a cautionary thread about pushing a machine to its limits?

    Manufacturing is not a perfect science. Too many factors. The pull stud could have been defective. But...
  8. Replies
    27
    Views
    2,044

    We run 5 HMC. Only one has the full 4th. When we...

    We run 5 HMC. Only one has the full 4th. When we need it, we really need it. But it isn't very often.

    We mostly use it for work that has funky angled cuts. Like 22.5°.

    If you don't have a...
  9. Got it working. Thanks for the help!

    Got it working. Thanks for the help!
  10. Mazatrol 640T Nexus - How do we program M codes in conversationsal

    We just bought a used Mazak 250MSY lathe running the mazatrol 640T nexus controller. We have never done any Mazak conversational programming and we are struggling with it.

    How do we program in an...
  11. Replies
    62
    Views
    5,030

    and we will do a 180. in all honesty, you need a...

    and we will do a 180. in all honesty, you need a mentor. if you want to see what it really takes to be a player in this game let me know. I know the comments on here can be harsh, but it is coming...
  12. Replies
    62
    Views
    5,030

    okay, lets give the kid a little break. Been...

    okay, lets give the kid a little break. Been there, did that.

    Call cullinan. they are the premier rigging company in the area. They have moved at least 2 dozen machines for me. top qualitu work. ...
  13. Replies
    67
    Views
    7,865

    If this is a very profitable customer, I would...

    If this is a very profitable customer, I would suggest they cover the material, and you eat the cost of labor. Just to maintain the relationship. If just a normal customer I would make them pay for...
  14. Replies
    67
    Views
    7,865

    What are the costs involved? $5 in material and...

    What are the costs involved? $5 in material and an hour of time? Eat it. $5000 in material and a week of spindle time, they pay.
  15. We do a lot of this type of work. 90% of the time...

    We do a lot of this type of work. 90% of the time we treat it as a pocket and turn it into chips. The rest of the time we run a bolt thru the window into the fixture to hold it in place till the rest...
  16. Replies
    10
    Views
    1,228

    sent you a pm

    sent you a pm
  17. Replies
    10
    Views
    1,228

    What machine is it hooked up to?

    What machine is it hooked up to?
  18. Replies
    15
    Views
    2,577

    At a previous employer, we purchased a hexagon...

    At a previous employer, we purchased a hexagon "Dual Z" cmm with rotary.

    Optiv Dual Z | Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence

    We used it to measure organic surfaces, and custom thread features. I...
  19. Replies
    9
    Views
    1,991

    We make relatively complex parts for aerospace....

    We make relatively complex parts for aerospace. Our process is to run the first part and bring it to inspection to get bought off.

    But we have a production limit where the machinist can keep...
  20. Replies
    17
    Views
    1,670

    Surface grinder was picked up yesterday. I...

    Surface grinder was picked up yesterday.

    I got an opportunity to, in a very sketchy manner, pull some of my team together to load this grinder onto a trailer.

    But more important, I got to...
  21. Replies
    17
    Views
    1,670

    not at all related to this thread, but here is a...

    not at all related to this thread, but here is a picture of a moore precision tools work bench that i took from work, cleaned up, and use in my garage.

    259295

    talked to a guy who used it years...
  22. Replies
    17
    Views
    1,670

    Here is a link to another PM thread about the...

    Here is a link to another PM thread about the surface grinders. Gives a little bit of history on them:

    Jakobsen (Denmark) surface grinders - Anyone familiar with ?

    It is a nice little machine...
  23. Replies
    17
    Views
    1,670

    Sold! PM came through once again. And I got...

    Sold!

    PM came through once again. And I got full asking price!
  24. Replies
    17
    Views
    1,670

    We have a forklift. If you can get to long lake...

    We have a forklift. If you can get to long lake before noon tomorrow you can see it under power.

    Electrician is coming tomorrow to disconnect it, so if you dont want to see it under power, you...
  25. Replies
    17
    Views
    1,670

    259288259289 These are the two pictures that...

    259288259289


    These are the two pictures that I have. I will answer any questions the best that I can, but this machine is older than I am, and we have used it very rarely during the time I have...
Results 1 to 25 of 192
Page 1 of 8 1 2 3 4