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    Personally I don't like any premixers. It seems...

    Personally I don't like any premixers. It seems operators just look at the coolant being low then head over to the drum and fill the machine up with premixed THEN check the mix at the machine. Always...
  2. Unclamp, Remove 16C collet Clamp. Remove 6 bolts...

    Unclamp, Remove 16C collet
    Clamp. Remove 6 bolts from face of collet chuck
    Unclamp, Chuck should pop forward
    Unscrew entire chuck counter clockwise (May need a spanner key)
  3. I ventured down that road for a while. Local shop...

    I ventured down that road for a while. Local shop in my town had just opened and somehow got in tight with the SE Tennessee drug task force. They actually brought me a "K" baffle and said they needed...
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    Make sure you use a burner prepaid phone and a...

    Make sure you use a burner prepaid phone and a disposable email account.
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    I've thread whirled miles of implants screws and...

    I've thread whirled miles of implants screws and not a chance in hell would I except an order from a custom that wanted me to reverse engineer the pattern. Mirroring a widget is one thing but a...
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    Actually taught me something when you mentioned...

    Actually taught me something when you mentioned putting a ball in the cup to turn tapers. I've had a Skoda kit with interchangeable tips and cups for 20 years and never thought about that.
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    I understood it just fine. This is the "Shop...

    I understood it just fine. This is the "Shop Management and Owner Forum". and anyone who doesn't understand the value of compressed air in a "CNC" shop should not be in a position to manage a shop...
  8. Find out who your local vendors are and then find...

    Find out who your local vendors are and then find out which one will give you the holders for free with the purchase of a few boxes of inserts. Sandvik has been known to give tools away if you buy...
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    Thats a nice work around but does it complete a...

    Thats a nice work around but does it complete a whole part (Multiple tool changes) before going to the next or does it run the op on each part before changing tools? That seems like a lot of subs to...
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    I cant access ebay USA from here but even in the...

    I cant access ebay USA from here but even in the Philippines its on ebay for $150.00

    Just and FYI, If you will be the strictly programming that means you have to create the setup sheets and other...
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    Featurecam is the Rolls Royce of quick multiple...

    Featurecam is the Rolls Royce of quick multiple fixtures setup. In the OPs case I would save the part then rotate it 180 then translate to the wcs and save as a seperate part then just run the...
  12. NIMS in east Tennessee is quite a big deal...

    NIMS in east Tennessee is quite a big deal because the trade schools touted it to all the big factories that surround the schools. Most of the HR departments in those places are told to look for...
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    I'll second that...
  14. While I applaud your continued education I think...

    While I applaud your continued education I think you will find employers having difficulty bringing on someone with a cert from a class that was only 500 hours. That works out to be two months of...
  15. I agree for the money it's good for small shops...

    I agree for the money it's good for small shops and general work, but an Okuma Multus and Fusion? That's like buying a Ferrari and filling up with regular unleaded. It works, But kills the...
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    I hope Don doesn’t close this thread for a while,...

    I hope Don doesn’t close this thread for a while, It has the makings of a new "Anyone know what happened to Swissmak" written all over it.
  17. Did anyone else catch in that video when the guy...

    Did anyone else catch in that video when the guy said the part broke because it was fatigued and since he couldn't buy one he would just rotate it and drill new holes? Then claims it is the same...
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    I guess I assumed when it said 6040 it was at...

    I guess I assumed when it said 6040 it was at least a real 60" machine. Them Chinese are so good at misleading.
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    Without seeing the machine or the build style...

    Without seeing the machine or the build style there is to many variables. And if you have a ballnut missing balls then that needs to be corrected. Since your fixturing sounds a little sketchy swap to...
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    Haven't seen Andrychow Tug lathes mentioned yet....

    Haven't seen Andrychow Tug lathes mentioned yet. My experience on them is limited but quite nice machines for jobshops.
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    You forgot the ratchet spine down the center for...

    You forgot the ratchet spine down the center for the triple locking tailstock, two speed quill since the 40's, And that unmistakable headstock clutch hummm. Aside for the tiny spindle bores they are...
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    Only people who have been to HK would understand...

    Only people who have been to HK would understand the clotheslines. Nothing like wondering why there’s an umbrella dealer at every MTR station on a cloudless day!
  23. Try to get ahold of Nanjing Swansoft CNC...

    Try to get ahold of Nanjing Swansoft CNC controller simulator.
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    Careful with all the post about aerospace and...

    Careful with all the post about aerospace and certs. as9100d may come back and school us on how we could make so much more money with cert and Xometry....Or maybe turn us in for non compliance.
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    You can blame Toshiba for that one. They got...

    You can blame Toshiba for that one. They got busted in the 80's for selling 5X machines to Russia for making submarine propellers. Some geneious came up with the notion that nuclear weapons required...
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