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Forum: The Water Cooler 02-04-2014, 10:15 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,366
Posted By Mark Meyer
I was involved in the auto collision repair...

I was involved in the auto collision repair business in my past life, so dry air was a VERY important consideration with the painting that went on.

However, even in the humid climate where I...
Forum: Luke Bennet 01-15-2014, 05:26 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 5,449
Posted By Mark Meyer
I see what you did there. [wink]

I see what you did there. [wink]
Forum: Stinger Series CNC Routers 01-12-2014, 11:20 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 10,437
Posted By Mark Meyer
All of the other possible locations that can be...

All of the other possible locations that can be used for lubing OTHER than those already set up for it ARE blind holes.
Follow the simple instructions in the Hiwin manual to open up whatever other...
Forum: materials and bits, collets, etc. 01-09-2014, 05:33 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 8,884
Posted By Mark Meyer
Jim, I'm a little confused. The file you posted...

Jim, I'm a little confused.
The file you posted in Post #1 is shown to be an .xls file, but it downloads as a .php file.

Do you know what's up with that?
Forum: General Discussion 12-31-2013, 10:24 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,608
Posted By Mark Meyer
I've thought about cutting flimsy materials...

I've thought about cutting flimsy materials myself with the drag knife but haven't tried it yet.
The thing about fabric or anything flimsy is that you don't want to stretch it to achieve tautness...
Forum: General Discussion 12-30-2013, 09:35 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,751
Posted By Mark Meyer
Brian, since you sub out your drawings, I'm...

Brian, since you sub out your drawings, I'm curious what part of CPP specifically doesn't work for you?
I myself can't justify the expense of some of the cabinet software because I just don't do...
Forum: Stinger I (Table Top) 12-24-2013, 12:52 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,127
Posted By Mark Meyer
I'll field this and put my replies in BLUE:

I'll field this and put my replies in BLUE:
Forum: The Water Cooler 12-20-2013, 10:01 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,869
Posted By Mark Meyer
Reminds me of an old joke: A kid with a...

Reminds me of an old joke:

A kid with a lemonade stand advertises with a sign that says "Raising Money for College".
Impressed with the young boy's enthusiasm for preparing for the future, a guy...
Forum: Stinger Series CNC Routers 12-10-2013, 11:41 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,902
Posted By Mark Meyer
Abe, if it's not part of the performance package,...

Abe, if it's not part of the performance package, consider having them add on the option to be able control the spindle speed on the fly from within WinCNC while the file is running. It works like...
Forum: Vectric - Aspire 11-27-2013, 07:48 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,563
Posted By Mark Meyer
V-Carve is a "specialty" program, and as such, it...

V-Carve is a "specialty" program, and as such, it does it's specialty well but doesn't give you much control for more complex operations.
If you're moving beyond just sign cutting, then it's...
Forum: The Water Cooler 11-23-2013, 10:39 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,602
Posted By Mark Meyer
You had me at "I was drinking". [lol]

You had me at "I was drinking". [lol]
Forum: The Water Cooler 11-22-2013, 05:01 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 7,221
Posted By Mark Meyer
I think we may already have something pretty...

I think we may already have something pretty close except that it doesn't cover machine specific issues, mostly design and tip stuff, but it is pretty close to being an online magazine, and, it's...
Forum: Larry Askren "Speedy" 11-20-2013, 03:11 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 13,029
Posted By Mark Meyer
Larry, you only have to catch that first cow. ...

Larry, you only have to catch that first cow.
After that, the rest of the herd will wonder what all the fuss is about and come to you for a closer look.
If only that first cow weren't so...
Forum: Vacuum, work holding, dust collection 11-18-2013, 07:48 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 8,518
Posted By Mark Meyer
Are you sure about that? The way the...

Are you sure about that?
The way the description reads, the "kit" is for just the four valves, not all the panels and parts that make up the box.
At least that's the way I read it.
Forum: General Discussion 11-11-2013, 12:37 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,634
Posted By Mark Meyer
Too late I know, but whenever I hear any kind of...

Too late I know, but whenever I hear any kind of "not normal" sound from any of my machines, I shut it down immediately and take a closer look, and all of my employees have been trained to "slap it...
Forum: New Forum Members 11-11-2013, 11:00 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,639
Posted By Mark Meyer
It's your intended carpentry use that will...

It's your intended carpentry use that will determine your needed air supply and not at all the CNC machine.
The CNC doesn't really "use" air, it only depends upon a certain amount of pressure being...
Forum: Stinger Series CNC Routers 11-08-2013, 10:54 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 10,437
Posted By Mark Meyer
So Joey, is the Camaster company position (based...

So Joey, is the Camaster company position (based upon Hiwin's recommendations) that all of the Hiwins that have already been in service for long periods of time using oil are now recommended to be...
Forum: The Water Cooler 11-08-2013, 07:42 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,176
Posted By Mark Meyer
First, the larger the diameter of the bit, the...

First, the larger the diameter of the bit, the more pronounced would be ANY deviation of the orbital plane of the cut. People who use smaller bits such as a .500" or .375" flat bit with small...
Forum: Camaster Stinger Machines 11-05-2013, 05:20 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 6,741
Posted By Mark Meyer
Leo, "Engineering" is a funny thing. Any complex...

Leo, "Engineering" is a funny thing. Any complex item is the sum total of all of it's engineering choices, so deciding to buy any product based upon just one engineering choice of it's design doesn't...
Forum: General Discussion 11-01-2013, 08:07 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,022
Posted By Mark Meyer
I've found that life is always simpler when I go...

I've found that life is always simpler when I go along with the flow instead of bucking it.

The X and Y axis directions as they are laid out originally are really the "standard" of the industry....
Forum: James McGrew Cabinetmakers 10-30-2013, 07:55 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 6,364
Posted By Mark Meyer
Just curious, Jim... did you buy the cut file...

Just curious, Jim... did you buy the cut file outright or did you find a pic and convert it for cutting?
Forum: Mick Martin 10-30-2013, 07:33 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 5,532
Posted By Mark Meyer
Thank you, Mick. Only a few days ago I started...

Thank you, Mick.
Only a few days ago I started compiling a list of as many G-codes I could that I only "sort of" remembered when I needed them and had to keep looking them up because, some of them,...
Forum: Vacuum, work holding, dust collection 10-25-2013, 03:30 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 13,973
Posted By Mark Meyer
That's what I gleaned from the literature and...

That's what I gleaned from the literature and specs as well.
Thanks for the input.
I'm planning on installing the SDG and piping it to the Cobra over the Thanksgiving weekend. For the money saved,...
Forum: Vacuum, work holding, dust collection 10-25-2013, 12:25 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 13,973
Posted By Mark Meyer
I've been considering taking my Cobra off the...

I've been considering taking my Cobra off the main system that sucks the moulder, planer and gang-rip. I think I'd be better off and actually get better performance for sucking the Cobra all by...
Forum: Xray !! Doug Kramer 10-25-2013, 04:31 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,195
Posted By Mark Meyer
I love the knot. It gives the appearance of the...

I love the knot. It gives the appearance of the horse kicking up dust as he runs.
Nice carving.

Where do you get your teeny tapered bits?
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