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  1. That's just funny ritt'there!

    That's just funny ritt'there!
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    Well, it's official. ADSK is ending support for...

    Well, it's official.
    ADSK is ending support for 2010 or earlier versions of all their products.



    V2011 will stop 2020, 2012 in ... so on and so on.

    Now with all things aside, you think the...
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    See, that's EXACTLY what gets me! The what-if...

    See, that's EXACTLY what gets me!
    The what-if part is perfectly acceptable. If you cannot have a hole, then you will not have a hole. Period, end of dicussion.
    BUT!
    More than often though if there...
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    Well, Thank You for your Bullshit: Or,...

    Well, Thank You for your Bullshit:




    Or, perhaps this:



    So did you pay $115K or $150K?
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    I hate shit like these! Not because the part...

    I hate shit like these!

    Not because the part is difficult to make, rather 'cos the engineer/buyer assumes that a 3/8 flat stock is all it's needed to make one, few, few tens or millions of them!
    ...
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    I dunno... Haas VF4 ( fuck the VF3 ), Gearbox,...

    I dunno...
    Haas VF4 ( fuck the VF3 ), Gearbox, TSC, MPG, 10 micron filtration, 4th axis wiring, chip auger, programmable coolant, airblast, MOL, less 4th axis ( have 3 that get swapped ), less...
  7. Yupp, that's about right, but to be honest, might...

    Yupp, that's about right, but to be honest, might as well work with a 94 x 94 square on the floor overage, and add the work area on front and about 40" door swing on the back.
    That is on a 2018 VF2...
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    No doubt, we do. The TM mill with enclosures...

    No doubt, we do.
    The TM mill with enclosures however is a useless piece of garbage.
    If Fryer, Milltronics, Acer and a host of others can get away without an enclosure and umbrella changer, so...
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    Why on God's Green Earth would anyone consider a...

    Why on God's Green Earth would anyone consider a VF3xx ( or a VF1xx for that matter ) for ANYTHING!!!
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    I've never been without active maintenance from...

    I've never been without active maintenance from ADSK, but the perpetual license you purchase(d) ( with or without maintenance ) allowed you to install the current, and up-to two prior releases on the...
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    Huh??? Never seen that one! With ADSK, there is...

    Huh???
    Never seen that one!
    With ADSK, there is a license server which is contacted to either retrieve a license for the installation, or to release of a license when moving to another machine.
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    Ohh, for the love of God! Please don't do/post...

    Ohh, for the love of God!
    Please don't do/post anything like that... in that form.... like ... EVER AGAIN!!!!

    How difficult is it to just make a simple ( or complex ) comment and leave at that?
  13. Really need more context regarding your needs....

    Really need more context regarding your needs.
    For everyday standard 3 axis stuff, there is precious little that the NGC offers over the previous generations.
    In fact the only thing I can mention...
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    No, they do not! What they are doing is wasting...

    No, they do not!
    What they are doing is wasting production floor in Oxnard, plain and simple.
    The Haas TM mills are in reality a stripped-to-the-bone VMC. Nothing more, nothing less, and as such...
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    Vance ..... I mean WTF! Is it me or you who is...

    Vance ..... I mean WTF!

    Is it me or you who is drunk!

    Just how exactly do you interpret the OP's statement:



    Or, did I miss something .....:scratchchin:
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    Though I didn't think of the table swivel issue,...

    Though I didn't think of the table swivel issue, but I don't believe it will be a problem.
    The coolant I use throughout the shop is Tech Cool 35035 from Chemetall, and it has solved all of my...
  17. Assholic comment from someone who is only 80%...

    Assholic comment from someone who is only 80% into his workweek on a Friday night ....

    Seriously? O1, A2 or even CPM10V is worth more than a 1/4" or 3/8" carbide endmill's kerf as waste?

    If You...
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    Well, in this case it's a Makino U3, but have...

    Well, in this case it's a Makino U3, but have noticed it on the Brothers as well....

    Of course, I could be just off my rockers with my observation.
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    Power contact wear during skimming.

    Guys, just a sanity check question:
    Do you experience increased power contact wear when skim cutting vs rough-only?

    I am primarily a band-saw, one-cut shop, so that is what I have more experience...
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    PM replied, and you're more than welcome!

    PM replied, and you're more than welcome!
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    If you mean to ask if I have one more Cool Mist...

    If you mean to ask if I have one more Cool Mist unit here, the answer is yes.
    It has been used once or twice, but otherwise almost new.
    Do I want to keep it? Nope!
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    I gave away 2 brand new sets of Cool Mist kits (...

    I gave away 2 brand new sets of Cool Mist kits ( and I DO mean brand new, virgin sets ).
    Instead I use the Fog Buster from Hench Manufacturing on the Milltronics, Bridgeport, Hardinge and ... well...
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    Is this the fluid you're talking about?...

    Is this the fluid you're talking about? https://www.lubecorp.com/wp-content/uploads/GreenCut-CuttingMisting-Fluid-FAQ-160804.pdf

    If Yes, then it is in fact a water soluble.

    No, I will not be...
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    Coldsaw coolant/lubrication

    Guys, Dumb Question Time!

    I have an older Bewo coldsaw which I use quite in-frequently, but when I need it I need it.
    It has a built-in tank half full of ancient cutting oil and no drain.
    All...
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    Well then, We all have the answer from the jixer!

    Well then, We all have the answer from the jixer!
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