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  1. Light weight MDF is often used with CNC routers....

    Light weight MDF is often used with CNC routers. May not remain light weight with coolant. It works with CNC routers because they use massive rotary vane or liquid ring pumps.10, 25, 50 HP.
  2. What does the gear turn? And most universal...

    What does the gear turn? And most universal motors have the impeller directing the air flow right through the motor/winding's to cool them down. May be clean air, or almost clean air. Check the wire...
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    April 1 I spoke directly with somebody at SBA....

    April 1 I spoke directly with somebody at SBA. Yes, can get both the 10k and the PPP. Spent a morning surfing for forms. Called Santander and they said something was going to happen. gov website does...
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    It is your tin foil hat. So yesterday. All the...

    It is your tin foil hat. So yesterday. All the right people are wearing copper pyramid hats these days. Please be sure to ground it to earth.
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    Really? Cut mirror finish copper like butter with...

    Really? Cut mirror finish copper like butter with 1000 watt fiber laser. Why would brass be different? Cut with nitrogen too.
    Real issue with cutting small parts is tabbing them or onion skinning....
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    Yup, and they decide how much you will get. And...

    Yup, and they decide how much you will get. And food service is not a requirement. You just send the SBA the info for a "self certifying loan". If the numbers you supply look good, you get some...
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    MIT has a whole team of computer geeks trying to...

    MIT has a whole team of computer geeks trying to define "medium" to 10 decimal places. Not close yet.
    Amazon and ebay have "cnc" routers for a few hundred dollars. Get your feet wet for cheap. ...
  8. Trump is a very smart man. But he has a very...

    Trump is a very smart man. But he has a very severe narcissistic disorder with a big helping of sociopath and bully. He does nothing for anybody but himself.
    Look up the 7 biggest outward signs of a...
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    I plan on applying before it is all gone. Not so...

    I plan on applying before it is all gone. Not so sure how you can keep payroll going if you have a restaurant that cannot open. Sure, pay them to stay home. Govt money and all forgiven. Except the...
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    Maybe the bag of junk food and the empty wine...

    Maybe the bag of junk food and the empty wine bottle are causing the problem. Count your fingers lately?
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    Very difficult to find 70% right now and even...

    Very difficult to find 70% right now and even aloe as people have bought it all up to make their own hand sanitizer. I have a single bottle of iso 70, and waiting for the aloe I ordered from Amazon...
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    Check the holder for bell mouth when you get it...

    Check the holder for bell mouth when you get it cleared.
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    Happened to me on my Mazak a long time ago....

    Happened to me on my Mazak a long time ago. Something is preventing the draw tube from making a full stroke. I think I used that pipe type thingy with the spanner ends to tighten it up. For sure it...
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    Black powder would be more fun. Black powder IS...

    Black powder would be more fun. Black powder IS rocket science.
  15. I was told my Mazak class was a full month away...

    I was told my Mazak class was a full month away after my lathe was set up. 6:30 AM with a full cup of coffee, and the Mazak programming manual. I had a 2" bar of 6061 in the chuck and about 1:30 in...
  16. Stay at home here in Mass too. 2 employees are...

    Stay at home here in Mass too. 2 employees are home now. Key guy is very local and running machines. I will be upstairs in the office later today for an hour or so to do payroll. I have spray bottles...
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    I just saw that and may take it up myself. My...

    I just saw that and may take it up myself. My experience with my last Mastercam reseller was less than optimum. Also plan on looking into the Solidworks CAM. I paid for updates and support for...
  18. Another leaders news conference to watch was...

    Another leaders news conference to watch was yesterday. Governor Cuomo of New York. Huge contrast to what comes out of Washington.
    Do a google search for sociopath and it will help you understand...
  19. I have a VMC that does several metals, but sits...

    I have a VMC that does several metals, but sits still most of the time. Coolant can get a wiff once in a while. Lathe that does only brass with months between runs. Coolant has a green tint to it....
  20. I have a pallet of 36 x 120 copper sheets. My...

    I have a pallet of 36 x 120 copper sheets. My fiber laser easily cuts the copper. Time to make some copper gloves.
  21. China has been supplying doctors and ventilators...

    China has been supplying doctors and ventilators to Italy for some time now. We have a good friend inside the center of the outbreak. Life in Italy is very grim right now.
  22. Buy a medium priced set. Full sets like that are...

    Buy a medium priced set. Full sets like that are almost to the same spec as as other drills. Lip clearance, lands, etc. But full set bits also have legs and a cloaking function. They can hide in...
  23. I have production programs that do that. But you...

    I have production programs that do that. But you need to know how to teach the machine the transfer points. And load and measure tooling. And the correct tool numbers. And clearance issues because my...
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    Lower left corner of the pic you did not provide.

    Lower left corner of the pic you did not provide.
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    At my wise old age I have not done that in a very...

    At my wise old age I have not done that in a very long time. I hire people to do that now.
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