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  1. I put in a Phoenix phase converter panel 50 hp...

    I put in a Phoenix phase converter panel 50 hp and a toshiba idler motor on a 400 amp single phase input. This has worked awesome for a year now lot less than AR. Good support contrary to comments...
  2. Bingo! I thought it was only me Sent from...

    Bingo! I thought it was only me


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  3. Iíve dabbled with the angle grinder scraping...

    Iíve dabbled with the angle grinder scraping practiced some before I tried trueing up the base ways on my old Vmc 40. Used a 90 deg die grinder with everything from cutoff wheels stacked up to rolock...
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    As far as air grinders go the snap-on ones are...

    As far as air grinders go the snap-on ones are the smoothest Iíve found with industrial ingersol with extended reach bodyís. Spent way too many hrs porting heads with air grinders before I started...
  5. This sounds reasonable, but you has to be carful...

    This sounds reasonable, but you has to be carful with the heat! Not bashing your crank welder buddy but I weld cranks every day on a sub arc welder made for cranks never did one that didnít bend....
  6. When I did mine I should have elaborated more...

    When I did mine I should have elaborated more that the whole table was in a banana shape. I blocked the ways on the bottom, took a minimal cut to take twist and some of the warp out.
    Set it...
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    Seems reasonable, but in application you may find...

    Seems reasonable, but in application you may find that most die grinders (all?) do not have the bearings needed for this precision. Especially trying to hold tenths. You may end up with a worse...
  8. I Redone my enco mill I bought new in 93. oilers...

    I Redone my enco mill I bought new in 93. oilers never did work good , thatís what I initially pulled it apart for. Found out nothing was straight on it (big surprise) I surfaced it on a big Rottler...
  9. Donít heat it or weld it I fixed my 4020 table...

    Donít heat it or weld it I fixed my 4020 table that someone got read drill happy with. Had a fixture plate with a 4th axis on it looked real nice so I get it home and fudge so I spray welded the...
  10. i have a old ah-ha system with very large...

    i have a old ah-ha system with very large steppers , still works. have manuals too ill do sm looking se what i can find, on a big burgmaster mill that had a dead ge control had it since late 80s....
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    This worked for me too ! Thanks for the reply...

    This worked for me too ! Thanks for the reply changenge from cd,10 to cd,9 workes like a dream. Wonder why Glen Never mentioned this? I would think he would have run into this before. thanks again....
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    Looking at a new to me Mori mt2000 1za

    This is a 2004 model, live head was supposedly just redone by mori, has high capacity tool magazine (130) I think , no second turret, Capto spindle.
    Was running production making good parts, any...
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    Had a good friend that worked there, they ground...

    Had a good friend that worked there, they ground a crank grinder table for me nice work.


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    the programs will load just fine into the memory...

    the programs will load just fine into the memory through the serial,so i would think it should load through the lan or usb. the machine memory is empty. 16 mg available
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    calmotion lan usb fadal problems

    Hi i'm new to this posting stuff but been lurking for a while, but now i need help.
    I have a calmotion lan-usb installed on a 4020 with -5 boards in it. problem is i can load the program to the sd...
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    What kind of gated community is your shop in? ...

    What kind of gated community is your shop in?
    85 to 100 depending on the job. Cnc one offs,manual, engine machining, crankshafts, blocks, heads and cams mostly big diesel not pickups. The Napa...
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    Shoot them a email they will get right back to...

    Shoot them a email they will get right back to you and tell you how pretty good at it seems like. I have 3 of those things seem to work pretty dam good for the price. Some of the terminology is very...
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    A lot depends on size, speed, shock , but of...

    A lot depends on size, speed, shock , but of course you know this . I built drivelines for national caliber tractor pullers 4500 ft lbs if torque at 2000 rpms. 4340 1.750 27 spine heat treat 38-42...
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    Just a couple of Fadal tunups

    Hello to all, Iím new to the forum but am really enjoying the content and all the information available. Currently started on one of my Fadals replacing the ball screws, turned out getting a little...
  20. Just a Thought,like mentioned space gear out for...

    Just a Thought,like mentioned space gear out for clearance but maybe grind a few shallow grooves from the shaft hole to the out side of the gear maybe .005-.010 deep. debur edges of grooves good for...
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    Federal 232 power requirements

    Hi Iím a newb on here but a old fart to most, I acquired a federal 232 gauge amp and it did not come with any power cord. Iíve searched but no good advice I canít find a battery so Iím going to think...
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    do you have one for a 1955 hydraulic 6 by 18...

    do you have one for a 1955 hydraulic 6 by 18 thanks
  23. Im in the same boat and feel your pain. I am...

    Im in the same boat and feel your pain. I am looking to add a mt2000 and the power requirements are taxing for My shop. To add to my problem I have to use phase convertors to run my shop now. i have...
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    Awesome thread with some great ideas and...

    Awesome thread with some great ideas and processes thanks to all that participated as I will be posting on a fadal I am working on with a few problems of its own. Scott
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    Iíve tried planting many tools from...

    Iíve tried planting many tools from craftsman,snap-on and chinezium,not a dam one of them grew! Lol
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