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    Deals on Used Machinery ! Great American...

    Deals on Used Machinery ! Great American Equipment Company Inc. Offers, Used Machinery, Used Machine Tool, Machine Shop Tool, CNC Machine Tool, Machinery Dealer. Ask for Kevin. I've bought dozens of...
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    That's the Problem with SE Asia and China,...

    That's the Problem with SE Asia and China, Everyone's an engineer. Most people here graduate high school when they are 16 (My daughter graduated this year at 15). Then off to any low budget school to...
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    Just take a trip to some shops in Southern...

    Just take a trip to some shops in Southern California. So many H1-B holders from the Philippines and China it's ridiculous. About 12 years ago I landed a contract In Santee Cali managing a shop of...
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    The more I play around with the NEW PTC Creo 7.0...

    The more I play around with the NEW PTC Creo 7.0 I'm really starting to like it. The probing cycles are sweet and not only does it generate the cycles it generates the CMM program at the same time,...
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    I'm guessing you’re still pretty new to this?

    I'm guessing you’re still pretty new to this?
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    Something not really covered on this thread aside...

    Something not really covered on this thread aside from what Plasticdreams said is what kind of machinist you want to be? First, It is a career move and no matter what kind of machinist you want to...
  7. Are you wanting true 4th or just 4th positioning....

    Are you wanting true 4th or just 4th positioning. If its just positioning you could get a nice used Haas HRT-210 and control box for under $10K. The hole in the panel is a no go. the unit will have...
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    Yeah, We don't like to help someone learn but we...

    Yeah, We don't like to help someone learn but we had apprentices with us teaching them how to machine Nuke parts and A-10 Wing Ribs!?!?!?

    Teachme,,,, You need to learn something real fast in this...
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    Not sure how big your shop is and how much deep...

    Not sure how big your shop is and how much deep boring you do but as Octane said, the Tunable De vibe bars are the best for length to diameter ratios. And the fact you can have a multitude of heads...
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    Kyocera makes a PCD insert in CCMT but they run...

    Kyocera makes a PCD insert in CCMT but they run about $150 each. Your bars out there almost 8 times diameter and M2 is like machining sandpaper in the first place. The speed and feed look fine for...
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    What kind of insert and geometry?

    What kind of insert and geometry?
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    We do loads of S-7 forge tools for the lifting...

    We do loads of S-7 forge tools for the lifting industry (Hooks, Shackles, Hammer-Locs) and I was a Dapra fanatic until Ingersoll came out with the ISO Plus and Powerfeed 13. The inserts are massive...
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    That was priceless!! Your first post...

    That was priceless!!



    Your first post was about probing and setting an angle since you couldn't accurately locate your fixture, That tells me you know fuck all about G68 rotation.
    Your...
  14. What does the finish path of the code read? That...

    What does the finish path of the code read? That would tell you if its the program or the machine. I'm gonna lean towards cutter comp and tool deflection if you have your axis thrust set right and...
  15. The fingers just have a 3/8-16 SHCS that tightens...

    The fingers just have a 3/8-16 SHCS that tightens from the hole in the top the pinches the bevel on the knob while using the back face of the fixture block cavity to push against. I like your idea of...
  16. It locks up really solid, I mean its solid enough...

    It locks up really solid, I mean its solid enough to take what the Haas HRT-210's have at least. The dowel pins do a great job of not letting it rotate and they are drilled off center so if you need...
  17. For those that asked for the pull stud rotary...

    For those that asked for the pull stud rotary models, Well, Finally got em converted. Have no idea why my son would use Alibre and save as a native format. Earlier I said it used a Haas stud but...
  18. Yeppers, After I read that thread I had give them...

    Yeppers, After I read that thread I had give them a wave. That dickheads response was even worse than his original "We are not trying to cram anything down anyone's throat". Why the hell did he bring...
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    IMO, the best way to learn NX is either some...

    IMO, the best way to learn NX is either some specialised classes at a tech school or the distributor. Or,,, if you can work on the job side by side with someone thats proficient you will be better...
  20. Wow! It took the App engineers less time to go...

    Wow! It took the App engineers less time to go off topic in that post than we do here on PM! What the FK, talk about a push for Fusion!!! All that talk about them (AD) building post all the time....
  21. At Star we ordered 6 at a time (4 VF-2SS's and 2...

    At Star we ordered 6 at a time (4 VF-2SS's and 2 DT-1's) and always get -25% on the machines and and -20% on options and accessories. I'd bet ProtoLabs gets a tad bit better when ordering a couple...
  22. Pretty sure between Vicki Holt (Porotlabs) and...

    Pretty sure between Vicki Holt (Porotlabs) and Chuck Hull (Quickparts/3d systems) they have the instant quote for machined and printed parts profected. Proto Labs has 600 Machines and would have...
  23. For those that ask for the pull stud fixture,...

    For those that ask for the pull stud fixture, i'll get it ready soon. Seems part of it was drawn in Alibre and Surfcam then saved in their native formats so having to dig out the old stash and...
  24. I didn't see the PartMaker in the file but maybe...

    I didn't see the PartMaker in the file but maybe I really wasnt looking for it. As for the peck turn, I don't recall it being a UDF. I'm thinking it was 2010-2012 version in the Beta window (Pointer...
  25. I've been done with them since 2014 when they...

    I've been done with them since 2014 when they changed the UI. I could have handled a gradual change maybe over a few years but that was so drastic I felt like I was re-learning the software. My...
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