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  1. I agree with Doozer on a point, they (American...

    I agree with Doozer on a point, they (American Rotary PC) are a little noisy (but what the F yo it is a motor)
    I run 5 HP on my mill and 15 HP on my nardini lathe. Never had a problem in 5 years, Am...
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    We an itnc530 and have had a similar problem. Are...

    We an itnc530 and have had a similar problem. Are your servo drives analog or digital. The problem I had was a very small amount of lash in X and the ctrl would fault if you started to move in rapid....
  3. Hey there I tin the concept is sound and will...

    Hey there I tin the concept is sound and will work well. Forgive if sound condescending but I am not sure what your tech skills are like. You can purchase some pretty servos at a decent price from...
  4. MSC also carries lapping compound Clover and I...

    MSC also carries lapping compound Clover and I believe some other brands as well.

    Cheers
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    I would recommend consulting a dermatologist if...

    I would recommend consulting a dermatologist if you have not already. Those chemicals on that list are NASTY period...

    Ask the dermatologist if there is a cream that you can use to create a...
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    I must say I am with the Rhino camp. They make a...

    I must say I am with the Rhino camp. They make a descent product; not to mention printing shrink tube. It does all I need but for how long? As far being a piece of gear that is going into the...
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    Suggestions on how to deal with a real bich.

    I will try keep this as simple and quick as I can. I preface my question with this because the problem been getting worse over the past 6 months and is complex.

    We have built a mechanism for the...
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    What you need/want is a Dublin coupling. Same...

    What you need/want is a Dublin coupling. Same coupling that allows high pressure coolant to be introduced into the rotating spindle on your mill. Assuming you have through coolant capability.:smoking:
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    My motto and .02 is don't fuck with pressure...

    My motto and .02 is don't fuck with pressure vessels.
    Follow the guide lines and pay the money, you only get one life.

    As far as I know :D
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    Thank you, all your suggestions are going give me...

    Thank you, all your suggestions are going give me a very good starting point, much appreciated.
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    Bridgeport Feed problem

    I am going to be bit lazy here.
    One of the guys in the shop, I don't who who so I can't ask what exactly happen. But now the quill will not move with the hand lever, something is jamming or stripped...
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    Seeing as know one has responded and I am not an...

    Seeing as know one has responded and I am not an expert on hydraulics, I will posit you this.
    There a gent that has you tube channel Adam Booth (ABom) he has several videos of him rebuilding very...
  13. Thread: Dogs

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    Cole your an ignorant ass, you have offended a...

    Cole your an ignorant ass, you have offended a lot of people & pissed me off.
    We love our dogs, and a lot of folks take their dogs along when possible. If your not secure enough with your man hood...
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    Absolutely check for energy rebates, we changed...

    Absolutely check for energy rebates, we changed over to LED about a year ago. With the rebates reasonable, fixtures prices low and all around IMHO a better light wave.
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    Bill, Thanks, as I said I am a spring novice....

    Bill,

    Thanks, as I said I am a spring novice. We did take a broken spring and against my gut feeling, heated it just enough to bend a new end, and enough it relieve something cause it broke right...
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    Good start, yes it is a torsional spring.

    Good start, yes it is a torsional spring.
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    Drill Dr. + Garbage can = :)

    Drill Dr. + Garbage can = :)
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    :willy_nilly:Digger:willy_nilly: Dot reinvent...

    :willy_nilly:Digger:willy_nilly:
    Dot reinvent the wheel. I'm sure a trip to Horrible Freight would net you 75% of yer parts for cheap. Personally I wouldn't but to each his own.
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    Can anyone fabricate 20 Beer springs

    Let me explain before being reprimanded. Christ on a cracker 30, 30 not 20.
    Second I will post pictures tomorrow, as I just deleted them WTF.
    Ya know the beer case part right? Open glass door...
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    Switch maybe fine but what about the wires that...

    Switch maybe fine but what about the wires that connect it to the control? tease them out and check to make sure your getting the correct logic states where the limits connect to control. I know...
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    My first question would be are we driving z with...

    My first question would be are we driving z with a servo or 3 phase drive motor?
    Your machine sounds about the same as our large HMC. Ours uses a reduction gear box which I would suspect first. Take...
  22. Glad to help, just when you do the seal job make...

    Glad to help, just when you do the seal job make sure you know how the stack goes in. I find it helpful to place them out in order on the bench. Lastly clean clean and clean, no nicks or dings...
  23. Just as suggestion we have fair amount of OLD...

    Just as suggestion we have fair amount of OLD hyro equipment in the shop, hence fixing seals on regular basis it seems.
    Ya really don't have to get the seals from Cat just call your seal supplier...
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    Constructive criticism: We need to know as much...

    Constructive criticism: We need to know as much info as possible, trouble shooting ain't always easy, but just like yer Dr. the more he she has the better the diagnostic process is gonna work....
  25. Thread: Stop Program

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    Not really sure what yer asking here but never...

    Not really sure what yer asking here but never mind. On my machine I just hit feed stop then data reset. In the G-Code you could put in a strategically placed optional stop or just M2 M5.....stop...
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