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  1. Kyocera makes this line of endmills but i think...

    Kyocera makes this line of endmills but i think they missed the mark IMHO.
    The grind cuts decent in everything and perfect in nothing.
    Not to mention they used 4xd flute length on the corner radius...
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    Dstryr Checking in - Safe

    Hi everyone

    Got numerous messages about the events that happened last night in my home town. Thankfully my family and friends are all okay but feel so bad for those we lost yesterday. My family...
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    It always turns out to be something stupid.......

    It always turns out to be something stupid.... Like the whole unit is moving because the screws holding it down are .020 too long and not tightening even though the wrench is tight when you turn...
  4. Just take the drill and half the speed / feed and...

    Just take the drill and half the speed / feed and divot the top of the hole to act as a spot. Then drill at the supplied speed and feeds.
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    I remember another user here having similar...

    I remember another user here having similar issues on a different brand machine. Turned out to be a wiring issue ....
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    I've started using the Go-Drills as my go to for...

    I've started using the Go-Drills as my go to for about 6-9 months now. Cheaper than competition and with no margin we have successfully pecked them in harder materials when the flute was just a touch...
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    What are your Margin expectations and with only...

    What are your Margin expectations and with only $200k in sales over a full year you have a full time person managing this?
  8. Newer Fanuc, all my Siemens 840d controls, and...

    Newer Fanuc, all my Siemens 840d controls, and brothers have an option to set max rpm for a given tool.... A feature that could literally be a life saver...
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    Use a part probe to run checks before running the...

    Use a part probe to run checks before running the program
  10. I'd say your biggest improvements will be from...

    I'd say your biggest improvements will be from increasing stepover by 5% increments until you find the limit. I have machines with 50hp but roughing tends to be such a small percentage of the overall...
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    Im sure for some extra cash Eya will show up and...

    Im sure for some extra cash Eya will show up and fix it. I miss that guy! He always took care of us and super fair pricing / prompt service. Just a stand up place.
    Only get to see him every few...
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    What is your feed rate? Are you accounting for...

    What is your feed rate? Are you accounting for the feed at the tip of the tool when programming centerline feed in an internal radius move?
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    NX is a high level solution where people spend...

    NX is a high level solution where people spend their whole careers specializing in only one aspect of the software... If you have chips to be made don't fuck with trying to learn how to post. I have...
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    Almost like going from a Mustang Gt for $35k...

    Almost like going from a Mustang Gt for $35k brand new to a F35 fighter plane LOL
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    Yeah... I agree with you. So much bullshit in...

    Yeah... I agree with you. So much bullshit in this thread lol.

    If I have to make 1 pc on my 5 axis cell I charge XXX per hour. If I get an order of 200 pcs and the machine will run without sitting...
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    Vendor who stocks 2024 in T851 Condition?

    I have an aerospace customer who always specs out this material and in small volumes. Have to buy material and get nailed with HT lot charge and lead time for 2-3 pcs of material. Hoping to find a...
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    I bet the growth of Speedios in job shop is...

    I bet the growth of Speedios in job shop is directly related to Andy's time spent here... Andy I'm sure the big boss appreciates your effort =).
    I remember back when the cool kid club was a lot...
  18. This is where the Siemens control is superior as...

    This is where the Siemens control is superior as you can use names to call tools
    T="Al_EM_.500_1.250_1.750"
    ALUMINUM SPECIFIC 1/2 Endmill finisher 1.250 flute 1.750 projection
    T="SD_.500-90-2.00"...
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    You know its 2019 when the OP has low volume...

    You know its 2019 when the OP has low volume simple rectangle parts with end holes and everyone is talking horizontal / 5 axis....
    :)
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    Mitsubishi solid carbide 6mm in stock with that...

    Mitsubishi solid carbide 6mm in stock with that much neck length. I run them in Titanium and get great life.
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    Mikrons from China... >.

    Mikrons from China... >.<
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    I havent done it on the brother but on other...

    I havent done it on the brother but on other machines I use it to shift the G53 location
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    Another good trick is to keep a ground gage pin...

    Another good trick is to keep a ground gage pin mounted on the table and can use that to control thermal growth across multiple jobs without having to reprobe every part multiple times.
  24. Would have been easier to add an air curtain to...

    Would have been easier to add an air curtain to keep chips away from it I think.
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    Somewhere between .001-.002 normally in small...

    Somewhere between .001-.002 normally in small distances. Thats true position measurements.... Not +/- deviation.
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