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Forum: The Garage 10-28-2014, 06:34 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 8,519
Posted By tmgs
http://www.haascnc.com/ If the Haas pricing...

http://www.haascnc.com/
If the Haas pricing doesn't scare you, by all means, consider the Brother and some others.[/QUOTE]

heck the tm-1 startts out at 28k and can run on single phase , but only...
Forum: The Garage 10-28-2014, 06:15 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 8,519
Posted By tmgs
just looked over what I could find on Haas site,...

just looked over what I could find on Haas site, Two machine offer single phase the mini mill and the tm-1

looking at the travel sizes comparing to brother the haas offers more for the money ...
Forum: The Garage 10-28-2014, 04:41 AM
Replies: 4,375
Views: 600,564
Posted By tmgs
Cutting titanium

I have cut titanium plates with real good success on my cnc plasma table using a hypertherm PM 1000 and machine torch, grant it , flat plate, but with a rotary attachemnt you couuld cut exhaust any...
Forum: The Garage 10-28-2014, 04:15 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 8,519
Posted By tmgs
oh I know your not saying tthat, keep in mind Im...

oh I know your not saying tthat, keep in mind Im using that as a reference as that is the only one I have actually gone and seen,
as far as pricing i got a rough price on two they had in showroom....
Forum: The Garage 10-27-2014, 02:30 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 8,519
Posted By tmgs
btw the Brother pallet changer I was talking...

btw the Brother pallet changer I was talking about is the tc32b a pretty small footprint.. but it is a #30 spindle I believe http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ovBFUbVW4o8
Forum: The Garage 10-27-2014, 12:02 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 8,519
Posted By tmgs
yea I get that, like I said though, the cnc knee...

yea I get that, like I said though, the cnc knee would do anything I "need' it to do now, I just dont see it a wise investment unless I got one for practically nothing (relatively speaking) I have...
Forum: The Garage 10-27-2014, 09:50 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 8,519
Posted By tmgs
don't worry your not!, I appreciate others...

don't worry your not!, I appreciate others opinions! like I said im new to this cnc mill stuff, heck im new to owning a mill at all...
thanks


well I started looking into converting a manual...
Forum: The Garage 10-26-2014, 11:52 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 8,519
Posted By tmgs
why do you say roteries suck, mine seems to be...

why do you say roteries suck, mine seems to be about as perfectt as can be, but I have not run any cnc stuff on it altthought AR says it wont be a problem as long I as stay within its requirtements ...
Forum: The Garage 10-26-2014, 11:48 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 8,519
Posted By tmgs
let me clarify, brother is the only one I have...

let me clarify, brother is the only one I have looked at so far in person, I have nott ruled out anything else, they had an open house about a hour from me the other day, for those size machines the...
Forum: The Garage 10-26-2014, 08:33 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 8,519
Posted By tmgs
I know old thread - RPC's with CNC

This can be a great place (advrider), im looking into a cnc machine myself, I just looked at a new brother s500 and s700 but like others i have issue with 3 ph power right now too.... thanks for...
Forum: The Garage 01-28-2014, 06:37 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 6,000
Posted By tmgs
I had a couple led lights, they were so...

I had a couple led lights, they were so directional I do not like them, even my hand held led light is a pita to use

im not sure for garage lighting LED would be the answer. ambient home...
Forum: The Garage 01-28-2014, 06:00 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 4,182
Posted By tmgs
I could have built a nice metal stand, but I had ...

I could have built a nice metal stand, but I had a bunch of pressure treated wood, (plus it gave me a reason to use my radial arm saw)

SO I built a wooden stand to get it off the floor, 4x4...
Forum: The Garage 01-28-2014, 05:38 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 4,182
Posted By tmgs
BTW I will say this American Rotary adx 10hp RPC...

BTW I will say this American Rotary adx 10hp RPC is very quiet, it has a very low hum to it, hardly noticeable at all, if y9our going to buy one, I would recommend them so far, customer service seems...
Forum: The Garage 01-27-2014, 04:25 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 4,182
Posted By tmgs
thanks, BTW the RPC is all hooked, and the band...

thanks, BTW the RPC is all hooked, and the band saw is as well, it ran the correct direction right off the bat, I have to put the mill back together before I can run it, so it will be a bit before I...
Forum: Old's Cool 01-24-2014, 10:49 AM
Replies: 3,017
Views: 882,445
Posted By tmgs
Dont doubt anything with these antique motorcyle...

Dont doubt anything with these antique motorcyle owners just look at the lineup on the cannonball runs
http://www.motorcyclecannonball.com/
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 01-24-2014, 04:59 AM
Replies: 30,560
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Posted By tmgs
chili? chili is 65 degrees, this 9 degree crap is...

chili? chili is 65 degrees, this 9 degree crap is for yankees!, than again anything north of titusville FL is yankee territory:D
Forum: Old's Cool 01-24-2014, 04:35 AM
Replies: 3,017
Views: 882,445
Posted By tmgs
All kidding aside, it is just like anything else,...

All kidding aside, it is just like anything else, some people want perfectly restored machines, and are very willing to pay for them, some want untouched machines running or not,

as far as...
Forum: The Garage 01-24-2014, 04:22 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 4,182
Posted By tmgs
Information is hard to find on this stuff ...

Information is hard to find on this stuff

let me ask, if you dont mind and have time
I have read about dirty power from RPC's especially home built and low end ones and you said it again
can you...
Forum: The Garage 01-24-2014, 03:59 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 4,182
Posted By tmgs
I need to get them on photobucket I guess, shop...

I need to get them on photobucket I guess, shop is a mess, so I hate putting pics up, between the press and everything else stacked up, there isnt any room to walk hardly, hopefully this WE I will...
Forum: The Garage 01-23-2014, 06:40 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 4,182
Posted By tmgs
(btw I Hardly know him, but he was prety happy to...

(btw I Hardly know him, but he was prety happy to help, he likes me havingt a cnc plasma table close by, maybe I will be able to return the favor to him.

No problem, I did ask about VFD over RPC...
Forum: The Garage 01-23-2014, 06:33 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 4,182
Posted By tmgs
yea, they even tell you do not mount it solid, it...

yea, they even tell you do not mount it solid, it did come with rubber feet for the motor, when I get my shop built I can make some nice area for it and my 7.5 hp 2 stage compressor, BTW one of the...
Forum: The Garage 01-23-2014, 06:22 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 4,182
Posted By tmgs
I'm good to go now, showed him how I had wired...

I'm good to go now, showed him how I had wired everything, he confirmed it, he explained the Saw panel so even the band saw is wired to the plug, (like said might have to change legs for rotation)...
Forum: The Garage 01-23-2014, 05:16 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 4,182
Posted By tmgs
I bet you do get frustrated, and I do sometimes...

I bet you do get frustrated, and I do sometimes with motorcycle and auto mechanical when people don't know what they are doing, I have seen crappy dangerous stuff get done on motorcycles and cars,...
Forum: The Garage 01-23-2014, 05:07 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 4,182
Posted By tmgs
yes, I should have mentioned that, sorry, I had...

yes, I should have mentioned that, sorry, I had to use tape for tha twire,, my 4 wire came Green black red white


would be Black, Orange, Blue. Your color code you are using should be marked on...
Forum: The Garage 01-23-2014, 03:42 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 4,182
Posted By tmgs
Ya know what is really funny..... I called one...

Ya know what is really funny..... I called one neighbor and he said ask Jerry...(do not know why I did not think of that in the first place, I knew he fooled with cnc stuff) Anyhow my Other Neighbor...
Forum: The Garage 01-23-2014, 03:29 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 4,182
Posted By tmgs
exactly what I was asking about and learning...

exactly what I was asking about and learning myself!
Forum: The Garage 01-23-2014, 02:11 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 4,182
Posted By tmgs
well this should make you feel better, I now...

well this should make you feel better,
I now have my machine schematic, and it;s pretty much greek out side of knowing how to wire for 220/440 but the rest to figure out about the transformer and...
Forum: The Garage 01-23-2014, 01:17 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 4,182
Posted By tmgs
Thanks, I'm waiting for the schematic for one...

Thanks, I'm waiting for the schematic for one machine to come, should had been here today (spoke to soon, it came!) now to see what that has to do with it all......
Forum: The Garage 01-23-2014, 12:51 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 4,182
Posted By tmgs
then why not just tell me what the standard was...

then why not just tell me what the standard was when wiring up a 3 phase panel,? I mean, it was a simple question after all, I asked about colors, and what standard there may be for the order of...
Forum: The Garage 01-22-2014, 06:11 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 4,182
Posted By tmgs
yup we knew switching 2 leads will reverse motor...

yup we knew switching 2 leads will reverse motor - this is delta RPC

we have the standard for wiring the feed to the break panel now
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 01-22-2014, 05:27 AM
Replies: 761
Views: 306,066
Posted By tmgs
a friend was here from germany some time back, he...

a friend was here from germany some time back, he siad we (the U.S) as a whole have huge homes, even the lower income brackets have larger homes than they do, heck many have larger garages than their...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-22-2014, 05:20 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,368
Posted By tmgs
thanks! Tom

thanks!

Tom
Forum: The Garage 01-22-2014, 04:59 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 4,182
Posted By tmgs
and one of mine has a step down transformer as...

and one of mine has a step down transformer as well



Shoot thanks for explaining that! I did find the standard for the power feed to the breaker panel, (actually a electrician told me)
high...
Forum: The Garage 01-22-2014, 04:44 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 4,182
Posted By tmgs
thank you. I did find the proper way to feed the...

thank you. I did find the proper way to feed the panel, high leg middle lug, according to a electrician that does 3 phase.,

(edited) btw I do have a machine that has two motors on it... but one...
Forum: The Garage 01-22-2014, 04:43 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 4,182
Posted By tmgs
well, you do not know what you are talking about,...

well, you do not know what you are talking about, There is a standard for power feed to the lugs in the panel -
Forum: The Garage 01-22-2014, 04:40 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 4,182
Posted By tmgs
and just because you think it doesn't matter does...

and just because you think it doesn't matter does not make it so!, and in some cases it wont matter to the guy in the home shop,

But, if you have (like another poster mentioned) step down...
Forum: The Garage 01-22-2014, 04:36 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 4,182
Posted By tmgs
got one

Ok got some information, in 3 phase power feed, the center lug on your panel is the high leg -

So left to right feed to panel
L1 black wire (120v)
L2 Red wire - will be the high leg or...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-21-2014, 08:09 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,368
Posted By tmgs
recall

Has anyone actually got a letter for the recall yet?
Forum: The Garage 01-21-2014, 07:59 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 4,182
Posted By tmgs
could be, just to buy one that "could" handle...

could be, just to buy one that "could" handle those kind of amps would be too costly anyhow, I can only go one size larger on a plasma without going to 3phase, (I use hypertherm plasma) and they said...
Forum: The Garage 01-21-2014, 07:56 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 4,182
Posted By tmgs
thanks, I'll do some reading there too!

thanks, I'll do some reading there too!
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