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    I didn't know that. That's really shitty and I...

    I didn't know that. That's really shitty and I don't approve.

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    Just call them and explain you need more time....

    Just call them and explain you need more time. Not a big deal.

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    Not every job is a winner on there. Patience is...

    Not every job is a winner on there. Patience is the key.

    We just did a part on there that was 1018 with abouy a million tiny slots in it. I thought for sure it was a job we would lose money on...
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    That's a perfect job to pass on. My advice would...

    That's a perfect job to pass on. My advice would be to stick to parts under $600 for your first parts.

    Single part number, multiple part qty is ok.
    No finishing

    Stainless jobs always pay...
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    I'd love to take it. I'm in Vegas at building and...

    I'd love to take it. I'm in Vegas at building and construction trade show otherwise I'd accept and do it myself.



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    We did a part similar in size and anodizing was...

    We did a part similar in size and anodizing was $35 plus shipping.

    If they blow the time they get the ding. And it's happened to us once.

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    Or you can use xometry finishing. They will ship...

    Or you can use xometry finishing. They will ship direct to xometry. We do it often now that it's available.

    Prices are very fair, no minimum lot charges and fast shipping.

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    Brazed reamer to drill rod, make two passes...

    Brazed reamer to drill rod, make two passes different size reamers. Then use tubing.

    We have an od grinder for the od.

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    That part doesn't show up on my board. Sent...

    That part doesn't show up on my board.

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    J001ca35 looks like a fun one for $2500. I'd...

    J001ca35 looks like a fun one for $2500.

    I'd take it if we weren't already booked for the rest of the month. Even with the short least time.

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    We sent invoices automatically via shoptech and...

    We sent invoices automatically via shoptech and they have never been late on a payment via normal business operations.

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    No fee. You need to have calibrated tools. You...

    No fee. You need to have calibrated tools. You sign up and make a sample part. I have a bunch of sample parts made [emoji23][emoji23] they pay you $135 for the sample part.

    No fees no monthly...
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    Now that i know it's a button, I have to push...

    Now that i know it's a button, I have to push it.... Low iq problems. [emoji23]

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    Your profile says aerospace interests you yet...

    Your profile says aerospace interests you yet you're anti ISO. Now that's rich [emoji23]

    Dualkit has it right. We built a cell to cater to low qty, complex parts, short lead time jobs. My...
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    Iso has made me a ton of money, it could make you...

    Iso has made me a ton of money, it could make you a ton of money too... Just too stubborn to give it a try and that's ok. People need shops to make fidget spinner a and other small little profit...
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    It was too big of a job for the current workload....

    It was too big of a job for the current workload. We can't accept them all no matter how much money they are worth.

    I have a score of 98 and I intended to keep it that way by not missing...
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    Xometry doesn't even account for 1% of my...

    Xometry doesn't even account for 1% of my revenue. But it does keep two machines and two guys very busy. I'd be willing to bet that a small shop with 2 machines would love to have the cash flow we...
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    Last I checked the department of the Navy and...

    Last I checked the department of the Navy and other various gov entities weren't 3rd party.

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    What third party organization? Sent from...

    What third party organization?



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    I agree it's a rub for sure.... But the pay is...

    I agree it's a rub for sure.... But the pay is great and it might be worth it for a small shop to have guaranteed work with xometry.

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    We have a lathe with live tooling and a vf4ss...

    We have a lathe with live tooling and a vf4ss with a 4th axis for this xometry cell.


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    Just pass on those and be patient. The good work...

    Just pass on those and be patient. The good work is there no doubt.

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    Fal take the time to get 5 jobs under your belt....

    Fal take the time to get 5 jobs under your belt. Work after that is higher paying and well worth it

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    They don't respond. This is an issue for us. We...

    They don't respond. This is an issue for us. We have an invoice that they rejected one part over and over. Part measured perfect every time on our end. I think the monkey they had inspecting was just...
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    As I have said before, I only have a single lathe...

    As I have said before, I only have a single lathe and a single mill dedicated to xometry work with two dedicated employees. They operate their own cell and do well.

    The cell, based on time logged,...
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