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  1. most put at least primer paint on it.

    most put at least primer paint on it.
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    probably heat treated high strength steel used...

    probably heat treated high strength steel used which adds to cost.
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    some would make with 4140 prehardened and figure good enough for their needs. and yes depending on how fast you are it might...
  3. old machinist moving to a retirement home and...

    old machinist moving to a retirement home and only one room apartment. eventually everybody has got to get rid of stuff. many dont have any kids or wife who want any of the stuff. many dont want...
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    . many cleaners are either flammable or...

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    many cleaners are either flammable or chlorinated so not so flammable but can be more poisoness or are considered ozone destroyers
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    used to use a tapping fluid that evaporated fast. one day...
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    it can be really inconvenient when a part under...

    it can be really inconvenient when a part under load suddenly fails or snaps into pieces.
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    for example a grade 8 steel bolt slightly bent so if you straighten with a hammer or press the same bolt...
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    . if too cold worked or too small a radius...

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    if too cold worked or too small a radius ductility goes down where possibility of cracking increases. sometimes cracking is not visible but under load part can suddenly fail. i wouldnt try for max...
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    a program might not reread G54 so you have to...

    a program might not reread G54 so you have to watch restarts. and or add extra G54 to program so it rereads G54 or make sure its using G54
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    pressing reset button you often loose tool comp and your...
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    i prefer STEP cad file format but you wont get...

    i prefer STEP cad file format but you wont get for example the Solidworks history tree or whatever you call it that was used to make the cad model when you import it. most cad software got bugs in it...
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    college courses are good to learn modern methods...

    college courses are good to learn modern methods and schools often work with local business to teach what they want and same businesses often hire the students looking for jobs. so you got
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    1) its...
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    normally when i redo turcite old turcite is...

    normally when i redo turcite old turcite is removed, its cleaned, turcite epoxied on with special clamps that apply continuous pressure, clamps removed epoxy cleaned up with dynafile.
    ....part is...
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    learn at home

    another common scam is the learn at home scam
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    send in $700. for locksmith training or other trade. they send workbooks one at a time. you send in test question answers and they send next...
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    as far as I know all Craftsman stuff is...

    as far as I know all Craftsman stuff is contracted out to a manufacturer and they put the Craftsman name on it. there is no Craftsman factories owned by Sears as far as I know.
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    stuff made could...
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    you ever use a drill bit or other tooling from a...

    you ever use a drill bit or other tooling from a well known manufacturer and it breaks in 2 seconds using it ?? and every drill bit in the package is the same ?
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    unfortunately many places do not...
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    my wife ordered a EZpass thruway toll booth...

    my wife ordered a EZpass thruway toll booth electronic device from web site that seemed genuine. She even got the real device she ordered. I checked and saw they were not the official web site to get...
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    . blade needs to be supported so it does not...

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    blade needs to be supported so it does not vibrate. in general the harder the steel the lower the depth and width of cut possible other wise you break the corners off end mill. fully hard steel...
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    i am not sure how battery store opens up battery...

    i am not sure how battery store opens up battery packs and replaces the individual battery cells. they might use a electric hot wire to slice plastic open and some way to heat seal the battery packs...
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    . maybe take less than 5 minutes to learn how to...

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    maybe take less than 5 minutes to learn how to input a math formula into Microsoft Excel ? Excel is like a programmable calculator that saves the formulas so if
    you want to change some factors...
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    concrete on dirt can settle so much there are...

    concrete on dirt can settle so much there are companies that will jack concrete slabs up and spray expanding polyurethane foam underneath to fill the void. think uneven concrete driveways
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    most...
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    not unusual for floor to settle in spots often...

    not unusual for floor to settle in spots often over a inch and somebody puts patch concrete or asphalt on top to level floor flatter again
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    you putting in heavy equipment normally you remove floor...
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    no question lithium batteries are better and...

    no question lithium batteries are better and lithium usually holds 200% to 400% more charge and lasts longer per charge. and doesnt leak charge or go dead when out of the charger. some NiCAD and NiMH...
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    taper pin reamers especially smaller ones tend to...

    taper pin reamers especially smaller ones tend to break easy. thus why many have alot of them some dull and some new all different sizes.
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    when hand reaming i prefer a air drill as they are...
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    Milwaukee tools are famous for being high torque...

    Milwaukee tools are famous for being high torque twist your arms off tools. if that is what you want. Metabo is famous for putting clutch on tools to limit torque and many people prefer that.
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    closed loop feedback is normally better. that is...

    closed loop feedback is normally better. that is a separate digital readout or scale device or encoder that sends actual position info back and if for any reason its out of programmed position it...
  24. if cold finished is work hardened it effects...

    if cold finished is work hardened it effects reliable cutting parameters and tool life and part warpage from internal metal stress when material is removed and part unchucked
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    and even if carbide...
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    . how does your machine handle offsets. if T13...

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    how does your machine handle offsets. if T13 does it use tool offset 13 and 14 ? or is there a column and rows for H13 and D13 ?
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    offset page often press one or 2 more times from G54 - G59 and...
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