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  1. Heavy emphasis on the Experienced engineer. I've...

    Heavy emphasis on the Experienced engineer. I've spend stupid amounts of time with degreed engineers helping them fix their designs. Pretty drawings, but terrible/dangerous designs Last one paid...
  2. Here's the list I have. I can't tell where this...

    Here's the list I have. I can't tell where this came from, it was given to me just like this.
    Add at least 4000 lbs for the table on the big ones.
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  3. I LOLed...

    I LOLed...
  4. Beat me to it. I was going to post "that you...

    Beat me to it. I was going to post "that you hate" or that you want to drive out of business. How about the online parts makers? Like Xometry.
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    Perhaps I should have said "It's for the people...

    Perhaps I should have said "It's for the people who buy new machines" I bought 2 new machines in 1979, have watched them slowly become very used machines over the past 40 years, and they still look...
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    I used to care about that too. I have since...

    I used to care about that too. I have since decided that's what new machines are for. :)
  7. Thread: Metric Bolt Sizes

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    What happens when you tighten a metric bolt with...

    What happens when you tighten a metric bolt with a ft/lbs wrench? Is that the same as dividing by zero?
  8. Thread: Metric Bolt Sizes

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    Is all spam metric?...

    Is all spam metric?
    https://www.practicalmachinist.com/vb/attachment.php?attachmentid=46164&d=1265227953
  9. drogus - If you need 40" X travel an FP6NC might...

    drogus - If you need 40" X travel an FP6NC might not work for you, my specs say the 6 travels are 33X27X24. The FP7NC and the SHW UF41 are 39X27X29. FP42NC is 46X19X14
  10. The Load & Go VBX-160 - YouTube...

    The Load & Go VBX-160 - YouTube

    "Low volume, high mix" has been a buzzphrase for awhile now. What does "low volume" mean in this context?
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    Sold! .....

    Sold!




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    Bald Eagle sine plate

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    Top measures 3" x 6.25", 5" between rolls Overall good condition. The working surfaces are excellent except the top need to be reground. Sufficient shop patina to be...
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    So it's clear the masks are not expected to...

    So it's clear the masks are not expected to protect the wearer, so the paint mask would serve no purpose to your health. A virus will go through a paint mask just fine, the mask is intended (at least...
  14. Thread: Metric Bolt Sizes

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    What size bolt is a 5/8 mm?

    What size bolt is a 5/8 mm?
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    TSA now allows up to 12 oz. of liquid hand...

    TSA now allows up to 12 oz. of liquid hand sanitizer. Must be pump spray, not aerosol. I carry an 8 oz. spray bottle of hydrogen peroxide in my car, I use it on my hands after handling the shuttle at...
  16. I don't have experience with any of the others,...

    I don't have experience with any of the others, but I do have an FP7NC so I can talk about that style. Yes there's a tradoff in that the heavy table hangs on the ways and causes wear, because the...
  17. What is a console milling machine?

    What is a console milling machine?
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    Somehow "Fireworks Warehouse" and Beirut clash in...

    Somehow "Fireworks Warehouse" and Beirut clash in my mind...
  19. I've seen 3 auctions recently, all 3 brought...

    I've seen 3 auctions recently, all 3 brought strong prices. One in SC, 2 here in PA. In PA one was a 50 year old shop with well used but not shabby equipment,nothing very new, large auction - 700...
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    If it's still wired, you can hook up the...

    If it's still wired, you can hook up the lightbulb so that it stays on all the time, and that will keep the contents warm and dry. (incandescent bulb) Welding shops used to do that to keep their...
  21. Some times you need an air bleed in the pickup...

    Some times you need an air bleed in the pickup hose to allow a little are into the hose to help the beads move.
    Zero guns are generally touted as the best siphon guns. They don't make a hand trigger...
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    I was going to suggest a franchise of something...

    I was going to suggest a franchise of something successful would be what you need. Otherwise it would be like marrying a second wife and hiring someone to take care of her.
  23. Is there an air counterbalance for the Z? If yes,...

    Is there an air counterbalance for the Z? If yes, maybe it's not set correctly or not working at all.
  24. And no money is made until something is delivered...

    And no money is made until something is delivered and collected on.
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    You are the perfect person to ask this of - How...

    You are the perfect person to ask this of - How would you write up the PO and specs to expect satisfactory work?
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