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  1. The fam and I are on a health share...

    The fam and I are on a health share plan......................doin' great for 3+ years now. Under $500/month...................No problems with gettin' things taken care of or what Dr. we want to...
  2. I've had few more calls from them lately...

    I've had few more calls from them lately too...............I throw them a bone once in a while and see what kinda numbers they offer.................always high or high and not in...
  3. Thread: My shop

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    Are you referring to the pic with forms and...

    Are you referring to the pic with forms and rebar? That's just an apron...............he didn't show the prep for the main shop floor?...............I'm sure there's a little more crete under the...
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    Free will still cost...

    Free will still cost ya.................................but I do like makin' firewood.
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    Bridger...............just nort of...

    Bridger...............just nort of Bozeman......................
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    Boy..............back at...

    Boy..............back at 'er..................sure go through a lot of soft jaws when you jump to double vises........Prolly 80 pair when I'm done............. Moving a ton of repeat work to the 4...
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    Prolly 10 gallons of coolant and 40 gallons of...

    Prolly 10 gallons of coolant and 40 gallons of chips in that Mazak.........................
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    You mean you need to clean those every now and...

    You mean you need to clean those every now and again?.......huh.................who'd a thunk.
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    At least the juice is 100%...

    At least the juice is 100% efficient.................................but yeah, not always the cheapest.
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    My 40x60 12' wall shop is pretty much heated by...

    My 40x60 12' wall shop is pretty much heated by the machines.............below zero and I need to keep the service doors cracked for both heat and humidity. Not exactly the exact cost to heat w/o the...
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    Um, no.................................

    Um, no.................................
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    I no doubt that Kasto saws are top...

    I no doubt that Kasto saws are top notch.............but being high quality German engineered iron, they will come with a cost.............price............part availability...............and...
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    Kev.................I picked up an Amada HA250W...

    Kev.................I picked up an Amada HA250W last year..............................my model is all solid state. No computer/plc/electro gizmos to take a crap. It just cuts. I lucked out as it was...
  14. Thread: B&A Precision

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    All depends on whats under...

    All depends on whats under it............................
  15. Thread: B&A Precision

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    What brand is your camper? Looks like a nice...

    What brand is your camper? Looks like a nice rig..................low pro. The lil woman would like a tenement on wheels............bumper mount. Most sit sky high and really buck wind rollin' down...
  16. Thread: B&A Precision

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    I buy those super cheap 8"x16" concrete...

    I buy those super cheap 8"x16" concrete pavers.........1 1/2" thick or so............$1 each...........break 'em up into roughly 4"x4" hunks. Slip 'em under the rebar at every...
  17. Some fab pics......................Don't...

    Some fab pics......................Don't ask:crazy:............................................:D:D:D:D

    https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49457106332_354ff3ed63_z.jpg

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  18. Pie jaws for rings.........what to expect?

    So in all my years I have never really used full pie jaws on ring shaped parts................I have some 7075 rings(a gear of sorts) 3/8" thick, 4.75 on the OD and about 3.75" on the...
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    Yeah spryin' gets mighty...

    Yeah spryin' gets mighty toasty.................1/16" wire and the amps rockin'...............it's fun(for a little while)..................doin' weldments all day where the thinnest material is 1/2"...
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    Years ago I worked in a mold...

    Years ago I worked in a mold shop................99% of the polishing was subbed out. The place that did it had about 5-6 gals doing the work. The owner said ladies where the best at...
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    I'm always on the verge of pickin' up and old...

    I'm always on the verge of pickin' up and old Miller 450 Deltaweld unit(like I need one :rolleyes5:)............they practically give 'em away because they are 3PH...............I ended up with a...
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    I might be down there in the SW late...

    I might be down there in the SW late Spring..............me and the Fam are thinking of flying in and road trippin' from Vegas to Pheonix(or vice versa) and hitting Nat'l parks and views along the...
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    My old shop had a beer fridge(and milk and eggs...

    My old shop had a beer fridge(and milk and eggs and whatever the little woman packed in it)..................now the fridge is in the garage...............which is right on the way to the...
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    Just a one man shop, but I have 10-12(or...

    Just a one man shop, but I have 10-12(or more??:scratchchin:) Kurts...............675, 688, 3600, 4HDL, etc............................I just bought 4qty 22" double station Orange...
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    My boy was playing around with the welder and...

    My boy was playing around with the welder and thought it was easy...............tough guy ya know.................yeah, it's easy with pulse. Kinda idiot proof..............I might have to get a tank...
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