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    $100 plus shipping. Next week it goes on ebay

    $100 plus shipping.

    Next week it goes on ebay
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    He could learn a lot from this.... Ohhh...

    He could learn a lot from this....

    Ohhh sorry, do I need to post my credentials to be allowed to post in this thread?
  3. I've heard a lot of good things about the Lynx,...

    I've heard a lot of good things about the Lynx, and had considered them. If I could buy a Doosan without dealing with Ellison, I would be interested.

    Ellison support is/was terrible. I won't buy...
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    I don't think I will. Not based on what I have...

    I don't think I will. Not based on what I have seen in the last 20 days available on the job board. There has not been one break even, or profitable job. I made a mental limit of $50/hr shop rate...
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    I have not. The person initially called me, at 7...

    I have not. The person initially called me, at 7 oclock at night, and asked if I would be available the next day to talk to about a job. I said I would be in the shop all day. They never called. Two...
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    I have made the comment to them about their very...

    I have made the comment to them about their very low communication score.

    I have 3 emails in my inbox from 3 seperate people, stating that they will call me, that given day. Have not received a...
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    I have a Busch 48" that I am planning on selling....

    I have a Busch 48" that I am planning on selling. It is a finished tool, but I would recommend a touch up scrape.

    I printed it at one of Richard Kings classes and it was good, but not perfect.
    ...
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    I always wondered how those extrusions dies were...

    I always wondered how those extrusions dies were "owned". I see places selling "standard" extrusions.

    I ran into this in the forging industry. Had a part a customer wanted made that was a...
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    I will have to ask him next I see him. I am...

    I will have to ask him next I see him. I am probably forgetting the details.

    Regardless... the point was! check the electricity so that there are no SURPRISES.

    The worst part about it, is the...
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    Bummer! I was kinda excited to see how this would...

    Bummer! I was kinda excited to see how this would work out for some of my machinery rebuilding.
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    I’d like to see your times, material, and net for...

    I’d like to see your times, material, and net for the $14k.

    I could do all the work I see, but again, my net wouldn’t be worth it. I can do tool & die work for $75-$100/hr, why would I do $20/hr...
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    :D I tried to screenshot one of the “best” jobs I...

    :D I tried to screenshot one of the “best” jobs I got on my board today. This was the MOST profitable job.

    $1200, 10 parts, 6 different part numbers, each part 3-5 setups, certs, full inspection,...
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    The tier 1 shop I worked at had a zero tolerance...

    The tier 1 shop I worked at had a zero tolerance policy. More than a couple folks were fired in the time I was there.

    A friend of mine went to the Fatherland and worked at our parent facility...
  14. Be a man of your word at least. Please, don’t...

    Be a man of your word at least.

    Please, don’t continue with your facts, your embarrassing yourself. But thank god, based on your timeline there aren’t any English around anymore, and thank god...
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    Absolutely, as we all know, there’s a tipping...

    Absolutely, as we all know, there’s a tipping scale of money and time. Then I had time and no money. . . Now I have no time and no money :D
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    First shop I worked at, guy was notorious for...

    First shop I worked at, guy was notorious for showing up on friday needing work done, on friday. If he showed up in the morning, he knew he had better have a box of blueberry fritters. If it was past...
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    With my old POS VMC I ordered a bunch of the CME...

    With my old POS VMC I ordered a bunch of the CME crap chinese off ebay. The place in MI that sells them is REALLY good and I was really impressed with their service.

    Basically, I would buy a...
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    :confused: Don’t know. I know my friend argued...

    :confused:

    Don’t know. I know my friend argued like hell against it, not only from the financial side, but all of his machinery is 240.
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    This was about 10 years ago, but he couldn’t put...

    This was about 10 years ago, but he couldn’t put in his own as it still wouldn’t be up to code. 240 is not acceptable for a new service for 3 phase. At least not in Medina or Wooster. I would assume...
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    Check with the power company about the 3-phase. A...

    Check with the power company about the 3-phase. A good friend of mine rented a place with 240 3 phase. Because the 3-phase power had been switched “off” by the previous tenant, the power company...
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    Awesome!!! Good luck! Nice website, my only...

    Awesome!!! Good luck!

    Nice website, my only real suggestion would be updating it. Most of the dates seem to be from 2015 :D
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    The 12v we put in my brothers F-350 was from a...

    The 12v we put in my brothers F-350 was from a 92, and he had it tuned perfectly. Nothing fancy, everything was mechanical, bone stock ford.

    What impressed me most was a Saturday I spent hauling...
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    My wife bought me a 2017 6.7 and it is QUICK. ...

    My wife bought me a 2017 6.7 and it is QUICK.

    It doesn’t have the charm of the 12v we put in my brothers F-350. You could instantly accelerate all 7k lbs from 0 to 10mph in first. But with 4.10’s...
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    Worked with a kid who had a 5.9 built pushing 90...

    Worked with a kid who had a 5.9 built pushing 90 psi. I rode with him, once. This was in a 2500, he laid rubber and billowed smoke at 70 mph. I forget how many hp, but it was way more than I would...
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    :D by that definition, the tier 1 automotive...

    :D by that definition, the tier 1 automotive company I worked for was a hobby machine shop
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