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  1. I am very familiar with safety classes, I just...

    I am very familiar with safety classes, I just think it is a bad idea to teach gun safety at school.
  2. I would say this is a bad idea with a huge...

    I would say this is a bad idea with a huge lawsuit written all over it when the a kid or teacher is accidently shot.
  3. The SMax is a nice facemill by Ingersoll I like...

    The SMax is a nice facemill by Ingersoll I like using on a variety of steels we machine here.
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    Have you thought about calling the customer and...

    Have you thought about calling the customer and asking him/her does this tap need to be thru? It is possible they may only want the drill to do thru and they didn't specify an actually tap depth. ...
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    Where I live houses are probably 4-5 times the...

    Where I live houses are probably 4-5 times the cost they are today than when they were in the mid 1970's but a few thing today are much cheaper than they were 10-20 years ago. A lot of electronics...
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    It doesn't take that long to open up a vise and...

    It doesn't take that long to open up a vise and close it. I would say it take a lot less time vs the set up you showed. We machine thousands of shafts each year from long length to multiple sizes. ...
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    Cam does allow you to create defaults, templates...

    Cam does allow you to create defaults, templates and machine practices but it still is limited. If I make a single part program or prototype I don't change anything from the generated program. If...
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    Here is a small sample of code of a program that...

    Here is a small sample of code of a program that I wrote by hand that removed a very long portion of programming with a long reduced neck 3/4" endmill. The old program would side mill a bore that...
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    Cam is real nice but there are some limitations...

    Cam is real nice but there are some limitations to using it vs manual programming. Nearly every cam program I make there are some manual edits I put into the program to make it efficient. I think at...
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    Do you have any vises to clamp the shafts in vs...

    Do you have any vises to clamp the shafts in vs using the V-blocks. if you have you can use 4-5 kurt vises with soft or hard jaws to hold the parts pretty secure when machining the shafts.
  11. Can you list me how may people have been killed...

    Can you list me how may people have been killed in the US from knife and car attacks? Then list me the number of people killed in the US from guns? I am going to take a wild guess that people...
  12. I am not going to change you opinion and you will...

    I am not going to change you opinion and you will not change mine but my opinion is that there is a problem with certain people owning guns. I am for people owing guns but there is a percentage that...
  13. I use to carry my pocket knife with me everywhere...

    I use to carry my pocket knife with me everywhere when I was a kid, to making boats out of bark to cutting rope to pretty much anything you can imagine but today. I even took mine to school when I...
  14. Yes and no, sure they are weapons that can be...

    Yes and no, sure they are weapons that can be bought on line or illegally but there are a lot of weapons that are stolen from relatives or purchase properly. I think there are too many gun owners...
  15. Gun control does not only serve to make it more...

    Gun control does not only serve to make it more difficult for law abiding citizens, it does limit some people who should not have them from accessing them. I also get that if guns are not around...
  16. Scott there is a problem today with guns and a...

    Scott there is a problem today with guns and a lot of people who have them should not have them. Growing up at a kid I never had any fear of a student or crazy dude breaking into the school and...
  17. I want it more difficult for the average person...

    I want it more difficult for the average person who may or may not use the gun to kill innocent lives. If I want a drivers license it is way more difficult and time consuming to get a license to...
  18. My argument on here was mostly about the media...

    My argument on here was mostly about the media seeming to be obsessed with shootings and the constant stories of shootings yet they seem to nit pick on the types of shootings, what the color the...
  19. Sorry to get back to you so late I forgot about...

    Sorry to get back to you so late I forgot about this thread. I agree with what you said and I agree that the media seems to keep these topics alive and the fear and finger pointing active when a...
  20. Not a gun grabber but something has to change...

    Not a gun grabber but something has to change with the gun violence we have today. What would you propose we do that allows law abiding citizens to keep their guns and my kids going to school, the...
  21. Not blaming the media for the violence today but...

    Not blaming the media for the violence today but how many copy cats do we have from it? Wait for the first mass school shooting this year and let see how long it takes for the next kid to decide on...
  22. To be honest I do not know if people are more...

    To be honest I do not know if people are more violent today than the 70's but the media is doing a great job spreading mixed reactions to the stories they write today. I do think the media has...
  23. What is different today with all the shootings...

    What is different today with all the shootings than in the 1970's when I was a kid. For starters there was no internet, social media or cell phones. Most kids were not exposed to the violence we...
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    I use Camworks which is a higher version of the...

    I use Camworks which is a higher version of the Solidworks cam that comes with solidworks. As a beginner I would look at the solidcam you have with your cad system. There are plenty of cam...
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    I have a system that I set up for our horizontals...

    I have a system that I set up for our horizontals that detailed the tooling, positions of the tools, the number of jobs using that tooling, part number and set up sheets that a co-worker decided to...
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