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  1. The Lynx is probably equivalent to a Mori SL15,...

    The Lynx is probably equivalent to a Mori SL15, same work envelope and linear rails, slower rapids

    Agreed if I had more lathe work I'd be def interested
  2. Headstock should be forward, on the tongue side....

    Headstock should be forward, on the tongue side.

    One of the easiest and safest methods of moving a lathe is rolling on 1" dia bars, keeps the chances of tipping over to a minimum, and if the deck...
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    Get the cheapy HF or HD compressors, I've been...

    Get the cheapy HF or HD compressors, I've been using a Husky 2.0hp 30 gallon tank compressor with 2 fadals, a Makino, an air drawbar on a BP, multiple leaky fittings etc for 4 years now. The only...
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    Your price would be for an absolutely mint unused...

    Your price would be for an absolutely mint unused tooled up Hardinge.

    Your Deckel might be worth $1000 on a good day judging by the pictures
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    You can consider yourself as having got off the...

    You can consider yourself as having got off the pot only after

    YOU'VE POSTED SOME F'ING PICTURES
  6. How far are you going? Rent a suitable pickup...

    How far are you going?

    Rent a suitable pickup from the same place that rents the drop down trailer.
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    I don't think their railing against MAX simulator...

    I don't think their railing against MAX simulator training anymore, well unless the next round of internal e-mails subsequent to the second crash proves otherwise.
  8. I use a supplier (Piedmont Plastics) who will (if...

    I use a supplier (Piedmont Plastics) who will (if you buy a full sheet) cut it into as many pieces as you want for free. Other suppliers charge for cutting sheets down, but it's typically still...
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    Quite possibly true, but we'll never know if...

    Quite possibly true, but we'll never know if simulator time could have saved that specific plane with those pilots.

    unfamiliarity can get you,
    For instance on my Makino (Fanuc 0M) if you press...
  10. Also check Task Manager to see if there's a...

    Also check Task Manager to see if there's a process going on in the background that you don't need that is consuming CPU and disk resources.

    Turn those processes off and watch the CPU usage.
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    Some of the reporting from other programs has...

    Some of the reporting from other programs has detailed Boeing retaliation against employees who have raised legitimate safety concerns.

    I'm sure some people made the calculation of whether to...
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    Boeing apologizes as internal memos reveal how...

    Boeing apologizes as internal memos reveal how workers spoke of deceiving regulators, airlines | The Seattle Times

    from the article

    One exchange related to Indonesian airline Lion Air is...
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    I worked at McDonnell-Douglas in the early 90's...

    I worked at McDonnell-Douglas in the early 90's on the MD12 program that was supposed to compete with the 747.

    Best place I've ever worked, got laid off when they cancelled the MD12.

    One...
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    From the Atlantic article Meanwhile,...

    From the Atlantic article

    Meanwhile, experienced Boeing engineers rolled their eyes as some software-development tasks (not specific to MCAS) were outsourced to recent college grads earning as...
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    Well I still use Cadkey99, still extremely...

    Well I still use Cadkey99, still extremely capable and fast, but for best CAD software I've used it would have to be NX
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    A nice thing about Fusion is it's priced such...

    A nice thing about Fusion is it's priced such that most any shop could buy it and have a legitimate software package, rather than use a broken copy of NX/SX/Surfcam/mastercam etc etc.

    So the fear...
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    If somebody gave you an insert, can you analyze...

    If somebody gave you an insert, can you analyze the composition to match the charachteristics of the grade?
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    Coolant concentration, water quality...

    Coolant concentration, water quality (tap/distilled/RO) and water hardness all play roles in whether you may get rust, or the degree of rusting you experience.

    I have an RO water system, run...
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    I've lost work to chinese companies. I've seen...

    I've lost work to chinese companies. I've seen some of their work and it's very adequate, better than some local jobshops.

    As to leadtimes they did a huge job for my customer, 300+ parts in 2 1/2...
  20. On another forum the OP was frustrated with using...

    On another forum the OP was frustrated with using a hand planar, all the replies were universally helpfull, rare to see that here.
  21. My 97 Corolla has 297k on the odometer that...

    My 97 Corolla has 297k on the odometer that stopped recording mileage 2 years ago, with piss poor maintenece it's probably gone 320k miles, and will make 350k, with another oil change

    My 1990's...
  22. Extrodinary, ludicrous, delusional take your pick...

    Extrodinary, ludicrous, delusional take your pick

    In the late 90's I was involved with the design of a 6 cylinder 6 liter diesel that was intended for a rotary wing UAV.

    I designed the crank...
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    If they have only completed 1 of 5 milestones, it...

    If they have only completed 1 of 5 milestones, it would seem their some way off from certification.

    The 5 milestones, are these mandated by the FAA or Boeing?
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    Pressure on FAA to approve its 737 Max jets...

    Pressure on FAA to approve its 737 Max jets backfires for Boeing | Business | The Guardian

    A bust-up between Boeing and the Federal Aviation Administration, the US regulator, has backed the...
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    That's right I remember the grounding of the...

    That's right I remember the grounding of the entire A330 fleet, they were grounded for how long?
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