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  1. Something like that should be made from Alca5...

    Something like that should be made from Alca5 Mic6 or some form of cast tool and fixture plate. It already starts much flatter than your requirements, costs hardly any more than 6061 (less when you...
  2. I tend to agree. If the OP is set on using it I...

    I tend to agree. If the OP is set on using it I would prove out a process on mild steel, then get it more dialed in on stainless and only once all the ducks are in a row and a defect free part can be...
  3. I have never understood why people struggle with...

    I have never understood why people struggle with titanium :confused:

    But then again I've never tried machining it on a flimsy machine

    I ran some Ti parts last week and ran the exact same...
  4. Sounds about right but I use coolant on SS. I cut...

    Sounds about right but I use coolant on SS. I cut mild and tool steel dry always but for some reason I've never played with doing SS dry.

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    If others say a drill can be made to work I...
  5. I've never had good insert life when drilling...

    I've never had good insert life when drilling holes in thin material. It seems once you get half way through the material wants to push away from the inserts and cause them to rub hurting their life....
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    Ebay bought PayPal for 1.5billion in 2002, they...

    Ebay bought PayPal for 1.5billion in 2002, they split around 2015
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    Go spend 10K at one and every auctioneer in the...

    Go spend 10K at one and every auctioneer in the country will be sending you emails :D
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    I honestly don't know, there is always less than...

    I honestly don't know, there is always less than 5 digits in that account and it has no overdraft so it's not like they could wipe me out if they wanted to.

    Regardless I would expect and imagine...
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    I was forced into managed payments months ago...

    I was forced into managed payments months ago along with all the other sellers that have ebay stores. Yes I was pissed at first as I don't like being told what to do. But when all is said and done...
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    NURBS is G6.2 I believe NX as well as others...

    NURBS is G6.2

    I believe NX as well as others like Catia has a regular post that takes advantage of G6.2 NURBS. Or so I have been told.

    It is also my understanding that a post can be written for...
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    The board in my OT-c has NEC IC's in both the...

    The board in my OT-c has NEC IC's in both the soldered locations as well as the extended memory
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    Speed and a rigid machine. The photo is of A36....

    Speed and a rigid machine. The photo is of A36. The harder the material the less speed and easier it will be to get a good finish.

    The finish in the photo was around 1700 SFM with an old school...
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    Doesn't have to be a back-face. I run lots of...

    Doesn't have to be a back-face. I run lots of left hand tools with M04. In my experience many if not most turning centers are more rigid when run M04.
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    There are both right and left hand inserts in the...

    There are both right and left hand inserts in the photo.

    Looks like it's for internal and or face threading.
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    Inco 625 is one of he best common filler wires...

    Inco 625 is one of he best common filler wires for dissimilar welds and unknown materials.
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    If you get a lawyer that works in that area you...

    If you get a lawyer that works in that area you will find the ATF has very little to no jurisdiction over anyone making parts. For the most part it is only registered receivers that require an FFL. I...
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    Couldn't have anything to do with the real go...

    Couldn't have anything to do with the real go getter labor force they employ :nutter:
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    Checked 8 machines with OTs and none of them have...

    Checked 8 machines with OTs and none of them have that yellow box. A live tooled c axis machine with an 11T does though.

    If I had to guess I would say the max memory the OP can run with that setup...
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    It sure looks like only 2 of the 4 extended...

    It sure looks like only 2 of the 4 extended memory sockets are populated yet the parameter is set to 320 meters. I am not familiar with the 2201 board which is the top one and what the OP has. On the...
  20. I would say a good post is one that almost never...

    I would say a good post is one that almost never needs hand editing.

    Such as if you post a program with one tool you don't want a post that outputs

    T03
    M06
    T03

    On lots of machines this...
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    There are reliable USB to RS232 converters out...

    There are reliable USB to RS232 converters out there. I know in the past Vancbiker and maybe some others have mentioned ones that work.

    Obviously amazon "stuff" is going to be spotty and IMO not...
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    Assuming everything is correct with the wiring...

    Assuming everything is correct with the wiring such as Delta high leg if applicable....it's possible the machine is phase sensitive and someone in the past worked on the coolant pump and got the legs...
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    Did you swap the phases on the mains going to the...

    Did you swap the phases on the mains going to the machine or on the coolant pump itself?
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    I run my indexer and tailstock on a subplate that...

    I run my indexer and tailstock on a subplate that has a long large slot milled for the tailstock to slide in with holes every couple inches to bolt it down. It's a rather large MT4 tailstock off a...
  25. Pretty sure you can get married as a minor with...

    Pretty sure you can get married as a minor with parents consent :ill:
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