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  1. Did you even click on the links? Reading is your...

    Did you even click on the links? Reading is your friend. It specifically states live births...
  2. I third it. On another note. I think your...

    I third it.

    On another note. I think your haircut looks pretty good.278480
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    I always give some explanation. The amount of...

    I always give some explanation. The amount of info depends on the customer and their knowledge. I have a few customers that I can tell we can't make something because of x,y,z but if we change it to...
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    I believe that is a Crawford style collet.

    I believe that is a Crawford style collet.
  5. McMaster does do terms. They also offer a small...

    McMaster does do terms. They also offer a small discount for quick pay.
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    KY is a good idea. Just make sure it's the water...

    KY is a good idea. Just make sure it's the water soluble kind.
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    I would do it as an open profile. Select the two...

    I would do it as an open profile. Select the two bottom edges and the bottom inside radius(so 3 segments). Do not select the od segment.

    If you wanted to do a cam supported roughing op, make it...
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    You will be fine with a VF4. We do a casting 15"...

    You will be fine with a VF4. We do a casting 15" tall and go in 8" deep on our VF4. Haas has a setting that allows the table to move to a predetermined position before tool changes. We have to do...
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    I'm with Rick on the sub plate. Do you have TSC...

    I'm with Rick on the sub plate. Do you have TSC for the drill? If not, then I would interpolate them.
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    Ahh, you're one of those guys. Should've known...

    Ahh, you're one of those guys. Should've known the FIB was a beer snob. :stirthepot:
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    I have not noticed it compromising accuracy. But...

    I have not noticed it compromising accuracy. But then again if hole location is critical, I am using a carbide drill/interpolating/boring for location.
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    I'd just ring up the customer or shoot them an...

    I'd just ring up the customer or shoot them an email and move on to the next part while waiting for a response.
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    If you're that concerned about accoustics, just...

    If you're that concerned about accoustics, just wear ear plugs. Or, put a stereo in the shop and turn it up to 11.
  14. Technically it would be the CAM side of the CAD...

    Technically it would be the CAM side of the CAD program. That's my bad. I use Camworks for programming which is integrated into Solidworks.
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    Not sure why so many people are against...

    Not sure why so many people are against evaluations. I think it's important to sit down with the guys in the shop and let them know where I feel they are excelling and where I feel they need to...
  16. You don't need to know G&M Code if you're...

    You don't need to know G&M Code if you're programming in CAD. However if you want any chance in understanding what's happening or need to troubleshoot you should know the basics. For anything else a...
  17. The OP asked which controller was the most user...

    The OP asked which controller was the most user friendly/easiest to learn. In my mind that's Haas hands down.
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    I only wear mine to "special" events. Anniversary...

    I only wear mine to "special" events. Anniversary dinner, weddings, Christmas mass, etc. The wife gets it. I do the same thing with watches.
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    Thread form with a tap extension should get you...

    Thread form with a tap extension should get you there. Coolant should be about 12% concentration, or turn off coolant and use anchor lube.
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    We did this in our VF's as well. Same lights....

    We did this in our VF's as well. Same lights. Works great and is an easy splice.
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    I'm not the most tech savy, but when you remote...

    I'm not the most tech savy, but when you remote into a computer, I believe there is a bar that pops up on the screen that says it's being remotely viewed or operated. At least on Windows 10 anyway.
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    One of our customers has subbed it out on a...

    One of our customers has subbed it out on a couple machined castings that they didn't have prints for. Critical features(ie. bearing bores) were still measured and modified by hand, but I think they...
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    This is how I would do the first op with a 3axis...

    This is how I would do the first op with a 3axis mill. For just a couple, I would use a 3 jaw on the mill holding onto the OD of S18 with a jack under S5(or float a vise clamped on the s5 side for...
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    Wisconsin Precision Casting does a pretty good...

    Wisconsin Precision Casting does a pretty good job.
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    As previously mentioned, go with a gun drill. I...

    As previously mentioned, go with a gun drill. I would then talk to Harvey Tool about a custom counterbore tool to bore the 2.1Ø to size and make your flat bottom.
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