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    Yesterday, 04:27 AM
    MrFluffy replied to a thread Fusion360 vs Solidworks in General
    And that right there is why asian counterfeit cd's and licenses of windows were ignored for decades, and why every download site out there seems to...
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    12-10-2018, 09:40 AM
    MrFluffy replied to a thread What did you do today? in General
    its set up as 3 colors to do the 3 functions, so red = cut, blue = vector engrave and black = raster engrave. In the control panel on k40 whisperer,...
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    12-10-2018, 05:03 AM
    MrFluffy replied to a thread What did you do today? in General
    Have pretty rough ear infection and cold, so spent the weekend finding random things to engrave on to see how it came out. Still no molyD in the...
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    12-08-2018, 11:09 AM
    MrFluffy replied to a thread What did you do today? in General
    It has the stubs, but that piston is nowhere near the seat, its about 1/4" shy of contacting it. And the seat itself has a sharp machined edge, so...
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    12-08-2018, 07:37 AM
    MrFluffy replied to a thread What did you do today? in General
    Got this to check out, its a little external turbo wastegate for one of my bike projects, except the tolerances on it are so bad its currently...
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    12-07-2018, 11:09 AM
    MrFluffy replied to a thread What did you do today? in General
    Sounds like how some people make circuit boards by spraying the fr4 blank copper clad board with spray paint, then using the laser to remove the...
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    12-07-2018, 05:17 AM
    No. Oh and knowing Mozilla's development process, even if they did, and a dev happened to pick it up on day1 of submission and fix it immediately,...
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    12-06-2018, 07:21 PM
    MrFluffy replied to a thread What did you do today? in General
    The manual says pure distilled water, but I've read on the net that RV antifreeze is ok, its in my office so its a non issue for me anyway. This...
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    12-06-2018, 12:37 PM
    MrFluffy replied to a thread What did you do today? in General
    Don't know on waterjet in a cold shop, but you have to keep the laser cutters above freezing as they use watercooling to cool the laser tube, and if...
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    12-06-2018, 07:55 AM
    MrFluffy replied to a thread What did you do today? in General
    That's what I'm waiting for my moly d spray to try and one of the reasons I wanted a laser with a bit more power than my 2w blue laser. I'd seen the...
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    12-05-2018, 11:09 AM
    MrFluffy replied to a thread What did you do today? in General
    Maybe you should look at Cermark paste Zahnrad. They claim really nice consistent results at 60w. Although being a complete cheapskate and with only...
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    12-05-2018, 10:14 AM
    MrFluffy replied to a thread What did you do today? in General
    Yeah, they need a bit of tweaking for sure. I'm already going to replace the stupid clamp with a mesh bed arrangement, and I ordered a fish tank...
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    12-05-2018, 09:27 AM
    MrFluffy replied to a thread What did you do today? in General
    I don't really think this is machined, but I ran off some test pieces on my new toy, a chinese 40w laser cutter. After keyrings and engraved pictures...
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    12-05-2018, 05:09 AM
    Your brain will be just fine, in fact once I used a Iambic key I never wanted to go back to a pump key. You'll find yourself adjusting things getting...
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    12-04-2018, 05:42 PM
    I rebuilt a old vtwin compressor a while back, and the original large bore transfer pipe did a complete loop on the way to the high side cylinder...
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    12-04-2018, 11:47 AM
    I agree with Andy here, I personally would simply defer to not bothering to post. I don't have time to maintain a thread about each and every thing I...
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    12-03-2018, 06:45 AM
    MrFluffy replied to a thread What did you do today? in General
    I think by thin walled he means the thread isn't very deep. Also controversy time, helicoils are stronger than timeserts. I didn't want to believe it...
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    12-02-2018, 05:46 PM
    MrFluffy replied to a thread Linuxcnc Q and A in General
    It depends on what chipset is on the parallel port, onboard port or card. For eg the CH382L based chipsets do serial based translation to offer the...
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    12-02-2018, 10:20 AM
    I dip in and out the shop made tools thread, periodically I catch up when the whim takes me. I dont have to click hundreds of times though, I just go...
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    12-02-2018, 10:08 AM
    Made a offset sprocket, with outrigger bearing for more support for a project bike. First clock up a spare gearbox shaft in the lathe... As...
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    11-30-2018, 07:05 AM
    MrFluffy replied to a thread What did you do today? in General
    If the assembly will tolerate it, just heat it dull red then tap it when its hot, heat generally kills threadlock adhesive. Quite a few times in the...
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    11-29-2018, 05:45 AM
    My shaper is a completely different marquee and model, but it has a lock mechanism for the clapper head in a similar manner. I assumed it was for...
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    11-28-2018, 06:16 AM
    MrFluffy replied to a thread What did you do today? in General
    I would guess that he's in the "wheeee I have a 3d printer" phase of ownership of his 3d printer. That will subside in a few months then he'll get...
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    11-27-2018, 04:54 AM
    MrFluffy replied to a thread What did you do today? in General
    Plated the bench with the metal floor plates I picked up a while back, its not super flat, but it does give a nice surface to drop heavy things on....
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    11-24-2018, 04:45 PM
    MrFluffy replied to a thread What did you do today? in General
    Stripped the turbo off my landrover 90 to fix a exhaust manifold leak, and found the intake wet with oil, I've decided there's too much axial play in...
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    11-23-2018, 06:37 PM
    MrFluffy replied to a thread What did you do today? in General
    Finally broke down and bought a generic k40 laser cutter. Its a slightly nicer one in that it has the lid interlock that turns the laser off when you...
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    11-23-2018, 09:59 AM
    Get it in spec by testing with a dial gauge, and adjusting/shimming. Then move on once its in spec. Don't see the point personally in chasing that...
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    11-23-2018, 09:50 AM
    And another way. Cut broach form of inside of washer on plain stock rod, scallop the end out and grind it back a couple of degree's in a spindle on...
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