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Hello, I though this group was dead ... or even worse

April 21, 2014, 11:36 am

I used to be one of the feistiest (except for gunner) bastards on this group until I lost my newsgroups. Is Chip still around? I was a BPT field guy and enjoyed posting Tom Read more »

Re: Years After I Started Telling The Truth About Mastercam...

April 21, 2014, 5:51 am

you can finally read it on an advertising based forum... only because CNC Software doesn't advertise there: http://www.practicalmachinist.com/vb/cad-cam/difficulty-switching-cam-programs-283719/ ... Read more »

I have an older NSK America Planet 800 - anyone interested in making an off...

April 19, 2014, 1:56 pm

NSK Planet 800 Pneumatic Super Precision High Speed Grinding Attachment Uses: Jig Grinding on CNC or Manual Mill Tool Post Grinding on CNC or Manual Lathe High Speed Engraving on CNC Mill High Speed,... Read more »

OT: Anyone here ever worked in a stupid shop(that still made money)?

April 17, 2014, 8:05 am

Just thinking this morning about the one shop I worked at. They hired an i nspector because he had previous experience as an inspector. In the sewers of the city! I'd take a piece into him once... Read more »

Computer help for tool selection

April 16, 2014, 12:54 pm

Just hit my in-basket. A tool for our money players. Artificial intelligence app for tool selection and sequencing. https://www.kennametal.com/novo/en/?cid=NOVO-k100119_banr-aff-ihsgs#screen1_2 ... Read more »

any ideas for dealing with heat...

April 15, 2014, 6:23 am

Trying to laser engrave moldmax. the stuff is some kind of berylium/copper mix. It just melts and redeposits. I can do brass ok. any ideas? Read more »

weeke router help needed

April 12, 2014, 6:27 pm

Does anyone have a weeke router model bp 12 from 1996? Please, I need weeke software installation discs for this machine because HDD broke down and i haven't got any backups nor original installati... Read more »

Re: We denounce the Koch Brothers

April 12, 2014, 1:01 pm

twoallbeefpattiesspecialsaucelettucecheesepicklesonionsonasesumeseedbun 1.8 seconds. now where's my Tshirt? Read more »

Re: The GOP Nightmare

April 9, 2014, 6:25 am

the act of picking a side means your part of it. Read more »

favourite controls

April 3, 2014, 4:10 pm

I don't like the Haidenhain. It's probably OK for doing on the floor machining. The best control, the easiest in my opinion is the Toshiba. Read more »

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Parameter manual fanuc Omate

I need parameter manual for fanucO mate pdf format. Please help me Thanks Read more »


mastercam for dummies

I have some mechanical design experience in gear and fa brication.. I've been given the opportunity to pick up MasterCAM and learn it over a few weeks. Is such software to create tool paths useful f... Read more »


Used carbide is currently selling for up to $7.00/lb

http://www.ctemag.com/flipbook_html/200605/files/page012print.html -- The Deburr Guru Read more »


Where to find FREE 3D VectorArt Clipart

Hy everyone, It's my first post here. I want to know where to find any FREE 3D CNC CLIPART like vectorart or any others .. Please, post them here or reply me by email... MERCI :) -- --------------... Read more »


Fanuc OMC 900 parms list

Sorry Steve, Since I have two older machines with the 0MC control I looked in my trusty (note expensive) manuals and lo and behold NO 900 PARMS discriptions....mmm....sounds like another manual the... Read more »


Types Of CNC Cutting Machine

Check out the Types of cnc cutting machines http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-Cutting-Machines/ Read more »


How do you test a DC servo motor

I have several 3 hp DC fanuc servos, which I want to test for basic operation. Any idea what I can quickly do to spin them up. One connector is four big pins, another is many small pins. I assume tha... Read more »


Mastercam guys, tell me about dynamic milling...

Let me guess, you window in your whole part and click the big red easy button? Seriously...what is it?? Read more »


what epoxy do you use to join delrin parts?

I've got some delrin parts that need joining... what do I use to do it? I heard there was some special epoxy for joining Delrin but I don't have a name or supplier. Anyone? Thanks, Mike Read more »


CAD/CAM for Hobby Users

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Many of you may have already seen this on another CNC Forum but I'll repost it anyways. And please do not take this as any sort of spam anyone. That is not the intention. Ok, so we are willing to try... Read more »