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  1. Thread: Erp

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    Depends on your shop / how many users. On their...

    Depends on your shop / how many users. On their website they talk about $500 per month for a shop of 7-8 people
  2. Thread: Erp

    by dstryr
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    Yes. It took 3 other systems to find my way but...

    Yes.
    It took 3 other systems to find my way but yes.
    Proshop ERP

    Do your research and then give them a call.
    Global shop was a failed integration for us as well.
    This went smoothly and the...
  3. If your system is working now and just fighting...

    If your system is working now and just fighting wear then make the wear items replaceable / out of harder metals.
  4. Should be simple with Macro Programming. ...

    Should be simple with Macro Programming.

    Variable = 1 at the beginning of your cutting program
    Variable = 2 at the end of your cutting program

    Logic check at the beginning. If variable = 2...
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    Bought 2 returned 1. They wouldn't let me return...

    Bought 2 returned 1. They wouldn't let me return the one I used.
  6. Must be the new Blum laser? My Grobs all have the...

    Must be the new Blum laser? My Grobs all have the NC4 which isn't capable of doing this...
  7. Super funny. I came here to see if anyone knew of...

    Super funny. I came here to see if anyone knew of a niche line of tools that held these style tools in Inch sizes and basically was told A. You are being lied two. B. Try all the tools I already...
  8. Ask any english cutting tool brand what their...

    Ask any english cutting tool brand what their tolerance is on their radius and you will get +.000 -.002
    I've asked 10 of them.

    OSG | Taps | End Mills | Drills | Indexable | Composite Tooling |...
  9. Ive measured a 3/8 ball from multiple American...

    Ive measured a 3/8 ball from multiple American companies.... Found all of them to be off which is when I started digging further
  10. Sales / Head applications guy at a huge precision...

    Sales / Head applications guy at a huge precision tool MFG?
  11. Yes I have noticed this as well with 3 flutes and...

    Yes I have noticed this as well with 3 flutes and only finish with 2 or 4 flute balls that are ground to center.

    You are talking inch or metric?
  12. Like I said … only repeating what the sales team...

    Like I said … only repeating what the sales team has told me from a company that offers high precision metric tools with +/-.005mm radius on the ball form and inch tools that are +.000 -.002 🤷*♂️
  13. From what I told the metric guys buy oversized...

    From what I told the metric guys buy oversized blanks. Grind the shank, flip the tool and grind the cutting side.
    Most INCH companies are getting preground blanks +.0000 -.0002 on cut diameter and...
  14. You wouldn’t ever notice unless you were doing...

    You wouldn’t ever notice unless you were doing mold style work or 5 axis if the radius was .001 off
  15. Just would rather get some premium tools so when...

    Just would rather get some premium tools so when one of my guys changes a tool at 7pm after I’m gone we don’t have to scrap a part that ran for 8 hours because the part is over / undersize. If I...
  16. Ive tried Destiny , Helical, Fraisa. All the same...

    Ive tried Destiny , Helical, Fraisa. All the same for their ball endmill tolerances.
  17. High Performance Ball Endmills - Inch Sizes - +/-.0002 Radii

    Before someone starts off with "Just buy metric" . I have a shop with 22 machines and probably 2000 holders. 300 of them are custom made extended HSK63 for doing surfacing work. I don't want to buy...
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    Maybe I'm missing whats wrong with your broken...

    Maybe I'm missing whats wrong with your broken tool detection?

    I have 3 R Series machines and we don't have any issue?
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    On the R series machines you are telling the...

    On the R series machines you are telling the machine which program to run on which pallet in the quick table.

    Just add a default line of code to your post
    #600=0 (Default)

    Then when you assign...
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    There is an MCODE to command that pallet into the...

    There is an MCODE to command that pallet into the machine. Our R series machines all have the tool setting done on pallet 1 . Tool breakage is looking for .010 shift in tool length. Doesn't really...
  21. Thread: ERP systems

    by dstryr
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    Proshop. Been using it about 18 months. 16...

    Proshop. Been using it about 18 months.
    16 employees
    22 machines

    Literally the best ERP for Job Shops
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    Reamer style seems to be the best. The reamer...

    Reamer style seems to be the best. The reamer cutting action seems to stabilize the tool from chattering when getting to the spot face details.
    If you have to rerun the reamer style good luck...
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    Solid State Mini PC in the shop + remote desktop...

    Solid State Mini PC in the shop + remote desktop to computers in clean areas.
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    I wouldn't touch a Quaser with a 10ft pole. I had...

    I wouldn't touch a Quaser with a 10ft pole. I had 2 of them and while the machines were decent iron the builder support was TERRIBLE!. I sold 1 2010 5 axis machine for $25k because they couldn't fix...
  25. Following... I use a 5c on a Harig grinder now...

    Following...
    I use a 5c on a Harig grinder now and have a few different wheels but the 5c spindex I have isn't the best or motorized. I was looking for something to handle cut off because shrink +...
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