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

Search:

Type: Posts; User: Booze Daily

Page 1 of 44 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.02 seconds.

  1. THC oil. Everyone will be smiling.

    THC oil. Everyone will be smiling.
  2. Replies
    14
    Views
    3,111

    He just posted in the Metrology section...

    He just posted in the Metrology section yesterday.

    Maybe PM him.

    Lathe DRO with tool #
  3. Replies
    32
    Views
    1,764

    There goes Tom B's spreadsheet.

    There goes Tom B's spreadsheet.
  4. Like the Haas guy said, get the tool cutting to...

    Like the Haas guy said, get the tool cutting to size with offsets. Now, as the tool wears adjust using wear offset to keep it in tol. When you switch to a fresh edge zero out wear and start all...
  5. Replies
    16
    Views
    1,200

    My take on the subject: You have 5 different...

    My take on the subject:

    You have 5 different size holes in you example. 15 sec toolchange is 1 minute of toolchange after you load the first tool. It seems interpolating all the bigger sizes...
  6. I'd have 2. Over easy and scrambled.

    I'd have 2. Over easy and scrambled.
  7. Replies
    3
    Views
    362

    If you're probing for G54, you can go in MDI and...

    If you're probing for G54, you can go in MDI and type

    G54 G90 G0 X0 Y0

    and see if it moves to where you want it.
  8. Are you sure you have your X offset set...

    Are you sure you have your X offset set correctly? If you program it to go to .416 but have to cheat it .035 , it doesn’t sound like it.

    How are you checking the minor?

    Ok, so now you have...
  9. All of my customers are local and either they...

    All of my customers are local and either they pick up or I deliver. I usually deliver at the end of the day on my way home.

    I find it incredibly valuable to put myself in the customer's shop. If...
  10. Replies
    52
    Views
    2,056

    Writing linear equations using the...

    Writing linear equations using the slope-intercept form (Algebra 1, Formulating linear equations) – Mathplanet
    The Pythagorean Theorem (Pre-Algebra, Right triangles and algebra) – Mathplanet
  11. Replies
    52
    Views
    2,056

    We're going to need more info, a pic even.

    We're going to need more info, a pic even.
  12. Optical comparator Edit: Just did a quick...

    Optical comparator

    Edit: Just did a quick check on a hardware store 1/2-13. Minor checked .400. Also had a .010 radius at the root.

    A smaller rad. would take the minor smaller to get the...
  13. Replies
    47
    Views
    2,699

    This is the view from the front door of the shop....

    This is the view from the front door of the shop. Probably 200yds away. It's 2 tracks, main line.
    Trains go by at least once per hour and I have no problems.

    269485
  14. Machinist Handbook lists the minor for 1/2-13...

    Machinist Handbook lists the minor for 1/2-13 UNC-2A at .404.
    I have never had a thread gage correctly and have the minor anywhere close to what The Book says it should be. It's always been...
  15. Replies
    86
    Views
    6,856

    Yep, vendors liscence is so you can collect sales...

    Yep, vendors liscence is so you can collect sales tax. If you’re doing business with other companies they should give you a tax exempt form.
    You should also give one to your suppliers.
  16. Single point.

    Single point.
  17. Replies
    26
    Views
    2,003

    I try not to show more than 10% profit. If I’m...

    I try not to show more than 10% profit.
    If I’m being taxed on profit as if it’s my income I’m going to make it my income.
    Typically, quarterly bonuses. Hurts less paying taxes 4 times during the...
  18. Replies
    26
    Views
    2,003

    I'm an S corp too. I pay payroll taxes monthly....

    I'm an S corp too. I pay payroll taxes monthly.
    The profit from an S corp is taxed as the owner's income which is lower then the corporate tax rate a C corp pays.

    If you're owing that much at...
  19. I remodeled our master bath and bedroom last...

    I remodeled our master bath and bedroom last winter. I put wainscot on the bottom half of the wall and didn't want to spend days with a brush, so I bought one of these.
    ...
  20. Emoticons and Smileys | Free animated Emoticons...

    Emoticons and Smileys | Free animated Emoticons for MSN and more
  21. Replies
    9
    Views
    633

    A tooling ball in the center and some trig should...

    A tooling ball in the center and some trig should get you on location.
  22. You could cut the plywood into a shape, say a...

    You could cut the plywood into a shape, say a star. Then if it does leave an imprint at least it will look decorative.
  23. Replies
    2
    Views
    631

    Acetal comes in blue, green, white and black. ...

    Acetal comes in blue, green, white and black. Maybe there is a family of parts run off that fixture and the inserts are color-coded?

    To keep the parts from getting marred?

    Maybe just to make a...
  24. Replies
    8
    Views
    618

    Are you using .960 dia collet pads? If not,...

    Are you using .960 dia collet pads? If not, that's part of your problem. Try boring a set of soft jaws to .960.

    How long are the bars? Are you using a spindle liner? How fast are you spinning...
  25. One of these maybe? McMaster-Carr...

    One of these maybe?

    McMaster-Carr
Results 1 to 25 of 1096
Page 1 of 44 1 2 3 4