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    That was my first instinct also. Brings back some...

    That was my first instinct also. Brings back some painful memories lol
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    what is PMI?

    what is PMI?
  3. Thank you, that helps.

    Thank you, that helps.
  4. OT-Is headphone impedance related to sound quality?

    I'm shopping for a really good pair of headphones, right now I have my eye on either Sennheiser or Beyerdynamic. Price range is ~$700 or less.
    Some have 60ohm some are 250ohm.
    Now, obviously I...
  5. Maybe something from these guys will help? They...

    Maybe something from these guys will help?
    They have a ton of different solutions.
    QPM Products coolant nozzles
    I've used the CapJet style, they're pretty well built.
  6. So true. :cheers: This is the most...

    So true. :cheers:
    This is the most overlooked/misunderstood thing that a lot of people don't get.
    Have to look at actual feedrate not programmed feedrate.
  7. lol no. The name alone pisses me off. :D

    lol no. The name alone pisses me off. :D
  8. Gotta love the marketing towards idiots. Just put...

    Gotta love the marketing towards idiots. Just put an "i" in front of our product name and people will buy the shit out of it no matter the quality.
    An idogturd would sell millions!
  9. First of all, if you're teaching students, I...

    First of all, if you're teaching students, I would hope that the spindle is in neutral and it's only moving by hand.
    There are many ways to do this, none of them wrong.
    Have them use a 6" scale and...
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    If you don't care about holding bore...

    If you don't care about holding bore tolerances,sure go ahead and use your boring head as a fly cutter.
    There's a reason they are 2 different tools.
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    I assume this is for a manual scroll chuck that...

    I assume this is for a manual scroll chuck that has a tongue/groove style? Or is it a cnc hydraulic chuck that has the 1.5mm x 60deg serrations?
    The cnc jaws a mostly standardized using 1.5mm x 60...
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    That's pretty cool, but I'm boycotting them....

    That's pretty cool, but I'm boycotting them. Twice they mention that it's marketed toward engineers.:nutter:
    What the fuck do engineers know about machining? At least 99% of them anyways.
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    I had one of those assholes too. Back in '94 when...

    I had one of those assholes too. Back in '94 when leases weren't as common as they are today I was looking to buy a new truck and turn in my car for trade that was only 2 years old.
    He actually had...
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    Make sure you post pictures when you get...

    Make sure you post pictures when you get it!:drool5:
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    Probably. He was talking about demos. Demos are...

    Probably.
    He was talking about demos. Demos are never a set price.:rolleyes5:

    The bottom line is the Brother will make you more money than the Haas. That's non-negotiable.
    We're a job shop and...
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    Yeah I wish the rapid was faster,but for the...

    Yeah I wish the rapid was faster,but for the money, the Genos M560 is an absolute beast of a mill, we have 3 of them, along with an older Okuma mill, and a Hyundai-Kia mill.
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    I'm not using mine lightly, I'm giving it all...

    I'm not using mine lightly, I'm giving it all she's got.
    1/2" Destiny Diamondback, 1.23" deep, 16k rpm, .1" stepover at 300+ipm in 6061 aluminum.
    I used to run this exact same part on my Okuma...
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    I just watched a video on the DM-2. It's...

    I just watched a video on the DM-2. It's impressive. While it still isn't in Brother territory, it's pretty damn quick and not too far off.
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    Chip to chip at what RPM on the HAAS? Run at...

    Chip to chip at what RPM on the HAAS? Run at 15k,16k and then change tools, and spin back up to 16k rpm.
    THEN count the seconds for chip to chip time.
    The Brother can go from 0 to 16k and back to 0...
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    That is true, but who can predict what will...

    That is true, but who can predict what will happen 7 years from now?
    If the OP buys the Brother, he might realize how fast it is and decide to change their mind and start doing production or running...
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    Don't look at ROI, look at which one will make...

    Don't look at ROI, look at which one will make your wallet fatter.
    Answer = Brother
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    HUH? Just hand grind a flat on a pedestal grinder...

    HUH? Just hand grind a flat on a pedestal grinder with a green wheel, I've been doing that for 20+ years.
    And my advice would be to not mix collet sizes. We only have ER25 on our smaller machines...
  23. I think for newer customers we do that,but i'm...

    I think for newer customers we do that,but i'm not positive.
    For our main customers though, we obviously don't/wouldn't do that, they're our bread and butter.
  24. Working in a job shop since 1989, hot jobs are...

    Working in a job shop since 1989, hot jobs are the norm.
    superhotrushgottahaveitnow
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    Does your IQ drop on a daily basis or what?

    Does your IQ drop on a daily basis or what?
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