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    Check the program for any changes, and if there...

    Check the program for any changes, and if there aren't any add a couple thou at a time to the engraving tool offset until you get what you're looking for.

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    I ended going up with the Widia modular with a...

    I ended going up with the Widia modular with a .125 wide insert, like you got there Ox.

    Just a little smaller, this machine takes 3/4 shank tools. I believe it will cut 1.625 dia.

    I like the...
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  4. ok, so the tool setter checks out fine. The...

    ok, so the tool setter checks out fine.

    The battery on the machine died and after replacement and resetting machine zero's is when this problem first appeared.

    I'm thinking I have to mess with...
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    What holder are you using? They offer both...

    What holder are you using? They offer both integral shank and blades for the tang loc inserts.

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    Dead length collet chucks, qg65 main 16c sub,...

    Dead length collet chucks, qg65 main 16c sub, 1.5dia max, mostly pinched pickoff, a little 304 mostly 303, steel, alum.

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    what part-off tool for subspindle lathe

    Guys with sub spindle turning centers, what is your goto tool for part-off operations?

    Using a .083w blade type tool now.

    Looking for something a little more rigid and something that clamps...
  8. ok, say i find a problem doing that check, how...

    ok, say i find a problem doing that check, how and where do i correct it?

    i've had the machine about 3 years now. bought it used in very good condition, the previous owner is a friend.

    the...
  9. Correct, grinding is fine. The problem is...

    Correct, grinding is fine. The problem is "burning" from incorrect grinding parameters, which the nital etch will reveal.
  10. Doosan lynx 220lmsa tool setter problem/question

    When I use the toolsetter on my lynx 220lmsa all of the tools on the main spindle are off approximately .160 in the z+. Everything on the sub side is fine.

    How do I get the toolsetter to zero the...
  11. CBN is your friend! Sent from my SM-G930V...

    CBN is your friend!

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  12. Thread: my shop

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    Three 40kVA transformers will give you 333 amps...

    Three 40kVA transformers will give you 333 amps at 208 volts.

    kVA to amps (A) conversion calculator

    Now I'm not very good when it comes to electricity and how this all works, but from what I...
  13. Thread: my shop

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    I burried those feelings deep, and went in with a...

    I burried those feelings deep, and went in with a positive attitude. That made things a lot easier!

    Plus the change of scenery and moving somewhere new and different is exciting.

    I will be glad...
  14. Thread: my shop

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    The most amperage we could get with the least...

    The most amperage we could get with the least drama.

    Other than that I don't know, I'm a machinist, not an electrician;).
  15. Thread: my shop

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    Both 208. We wanted 400A, but there was way...

    Both 208.

    We wanted 400A, but there was way too many hoops to jump through to get it, not to mention the delays it would have caused.

    The way it was explained to me is, we have 320A coming in....
  16. Thread: my shop

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    Here's a few pics of the mess in the new shop. As...

    Here's a few pics of the mess in the new shop. As I get caught up with job's we'll get to organizing and finding a place for all of the tooling and other small stuff.

    266260266261266262

    On my...
  17. Thread: my shop

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    Well yesterday was the last day of my lease and...

    Well yesterday was the last day of my lease and the old shop is all cleaned out, has been for a few weeks now. Just haven't had the time to post. The move actually wasn't bad at all, it's getting...
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    Well I fixed it! This is kinda weird. I...

    Well I fixed it!

    This is kinda weird.

    I pulled the back cover off of the control panel to look at the CRT.

    Welllllllll the screws on the male end of the connector wouldn't reach the...
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    97 haas vf-2 power up problem/question

    Moving my shop and getting machines powered up at new shop. Having a problem with my 97 vf-2.

    Powered it up and I got a dead crt. Machine will go through the power up re start routine and I can...
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    How did they manage to deform that badly in the...

    How did they manage to deform that badly in the first place? Operators not cleaning the turret before installing?

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    Now the fixture work will probably come back! But...

    Now the fixture work will probably come back! But that's ok if it does.

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    All the heavy stuff is loaded up and headed to...

    All the heavy stuff is loaded up and headed to it's new home.

    2 trailers, and probably another 2 for all of the smaller stuff.

    Sorry for the short post, but I got a shit ton of work to do...
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    Collet chuck. Sent from my SM-G930V using...

    Collet chuck.

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    I'm thinking that was an expert level troll right...

    I'm thinking that was an expert level troll right there.
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    That's one way [emoji6]. Sent from my SM-G930V...

    That's one way [emoji6].

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