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David S

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When this thread first appeared I tried to respond to the purpose of this thread...of course it was locked, so I couldn't... duh.

However the good news is that among all of us newbies and old pros, no one has ever experienced any goofs or blunders.

Everyone a hi five.:encourage:

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3 1/2 R8 cutter.
using enco square column mill

head dropped .030

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Hey, I'll take that cutter off your hands for you.....
 

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3 1/2 R8 cutter.
using enco square column mill

head dropped .030

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Charl
Very easy to do, forget the quill lock with and an endmill it will auger itself right into the work or table, you did an excellent job with a face mill however.
 

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In my often expressed opinion, one major blunder is creating myriad subforums when a maximum of a half dozen will do the job nicely. . .
 

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Ive done that with end mills always annoying, big ones damage the work little ones get damaged by the work , ahhhhh.

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Power up a Bridgie with the drawbar wrench sitting up there- THWACK! Boy that's hard to loosen!
Crash the carriage of a SB 9 into the chuck and hear the busted off toolholder smack the shop wall 20 yards away.
Did both when I was a young dumb whipper snapper, lived to tell the tale. My shop teacher Mr. Riddle would have chewed my rear.
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Certain sounds really catch the shop teachers' ears. My dad commented that he could hear the compound tapping a chuck from 100 yards away. Had enough kids do it, he was like Pavlov's dog hitting the master power switch in the shop.

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