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    What type of bend are you trying to make? I think...

    What type of bend are you trying to make? I think you are over thinking it. What bending tools do you have? You should be able to make the same 60" radius arc in the un-annealed state.
  2. I tried sending you a pm to discuss the vmc last...

    I tried sending you a pm to discuss the vmc last week, please let me know if any of these are still available.


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  3. Ill send you a PM

    Ill send you a PM
  4. I really wish I needed this, but my baby #3 will...

    I really wish I needed this, but my baby #3 will have to do. You have been blowing out a bunch of cool stuff lately, and local to boot. Do you have any shears/punches or saws that you are selling?
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    WANTED: Tapping Arm

    Iím looking for a pneumatic or electric tapping arm like a FlexArm. Iíll entertain any size as my parts are are long and thin so will have to build a conveyer table for easy positioning anyway. 90%...
  6. These are great machines, I have two and am...

    These are great machines, I have two and am thinking of maybe adding a third just to get the centerless attachment! Do the contact wheels have the tapered or straight arbor? Whats the Voltage?
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    How about a rotary swaging it? You would probably...

    How about a rotary swaging it? You would probably have to get a die made but I would check with swaging companies.


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    Do you have any of the tooling to go on the...

    Do you have any of the tooling to go on the turret? Can you load it?


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    Well, I ended up getting a second lift from a...

    Well, I ended up getting a second lift from a buddy. Itís a smaller Komatsu 1.5. Itís also older, but is in much better condition then my 2.5. The amount I used these lifts it was hard to justify...
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    How old do you need to go to avoid the...

    How old do you need to go to avoid the electronics? 10 years?
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    Recommend new forklift purchase

    My fork lift is on its last legs and I think it is time to step up to a newer machine. What I have now is an older Komatsu 2.5, manual transition, two stage mast. I bought it 7 years ago from a local...
  12. I sent you a pm, please contact me about this...

    I sent you a pm, please contact me about this cutter

    Isaac


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    That is what I want, I just donít have any...

    That is what I want, I just donít have any personal experience building a machine like that from scratch. Thatís where the tigers stop cones in. It looks like I can down load a simple program to the...
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    Individual parts was my thought Sent from my...

    Individual parts was my thought


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    I am not even close to spending 150k on a robot...

    I am not even close to spending 150k on a robot for this application which is why I am looking more at solutions like a tiger stop or an converted cnc router for drilling. I am not looking to fully...
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    My crew comes from an art and design background...

    My crew comes from an art and design background and do not have much fabrication or machine if experience. There are current 4 of us in the shop, and I donít have enough machining to justify a full...
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    I thank everyone for all their replies, but no...

    I thank everyone for all their replies, but no one has yet to comment on my original idea of retrofitting a tiger stop to a drill or Bridgeport. To me it solves most of my issues, potentially has the...
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    That would be an option, I am totally unfamiliar...

    That would be an option, I am totally unfamiliar with setting up a second drill head with its own controller. What would that entail?


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    That sound exactly like what I am talking about...

    That sound exactly like what I am talking about can you share a link to the peddinghaus machine?


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    Most of these parts are not bent, so that is not...

    Most of these parts are not bent, so that is not an issue. But it would be best to start with a pre mitered part.


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    What kind of price point is a Comau robot system...

    What kind of price point is a Comau robot system with a Siemens CNC controller? Are they available on the used market?


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    https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20180422/357aa492...

    https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20180422/357aa492fc398b170a852ffa54a3d403.jpghttps://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20180422/c743fa69fed7e87994ec9de58cca48fa.jpg

    Those where shitty images maybe these...
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    Maybe Iím not clearly conveying my issue, but I...

    Maybe Iím not clearly conveying my issue, but I am not having issues with hardware bolt patterns but linear assembly patterns.

    Attached is a door set we built last year. 3/4Ē angle iron retains...
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    While templates are a good way to go Iím not...

    While templates are a good way to go Iím not going to make multiple templates for a one off door. At that point I might as well just drill the door the first time around.


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    Iíll take a closer look, but these look a little...

    Iíll take a closer look, but these look a little too limiting.



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