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Posted in thread: Building a model 700 from bar stock need help on 11-10-2015 at 01:50 AM
Prehard doesn't heat treat very well. It'll harden but it gets brittle. You can machine it all
day with hss tooling, just get your speeds and feeds right. Also it isn't illegal to sell a
home made gun...
Posted in thread: Winchester Model 1892 on 03-28-2015 at 05:43 AM
Great gun and a great round. I have an 1892 saddle ring carbine in 25-20 and it's my favorite
gun to shoot.
Posted in thread: What's everyone do for a living?? on 02-13-2015 at 08:25 PM
I'm surprised they allow that. They don't want you de burring, or doing some other busy work
while everything's running?Meh. It maybe could be gravy work. The shop I was working in tended
to run CNC g...
Posted in thread: What's everyone do for a living?? on 02-13-2015 at 10:37 AM
Yeah, right now, CNC is hot around here, too. I so wish I was in that field, or inclined to
learn it.It's gravy but don't jump into CNC if you do want to learn it. Learn manuals first.
I've said it be...
Posted in thread: What's everyone do for a living?? on 02-13-2015 at 10:35 AM
Just opposite that controller there's another controller I have to play with also. While ones
running, setup the other. Get em both running and sit in your ass. Don't let people tag on you
about the u...
Posted in thread: What's everyone do for a living?? on 02-13-2015 at 10:27 AM
Setup, inspect, troubleshoot, maintenance, you name it I do it. We have dedicated programmers
but most of the time their programs are **** so I edit at the machine. I'd love to go back to a
small job ...
Posted in thread: What's everyone do for a living?? on 02-13-2015 at 08:11 AM
155998I do things to this machine that allow me to hit the pretty green button and not worry
about other things. I get paid very well due to the fact that I rarely ever have to hit the
small red butto...
Posted in thread: input for a first buyer on 02-12-2015 at 08:44 PM
Their wages don't matter. It's a totally different market. I'd wager they get compensated well
for their area. Also look at the AK. It's a sloppy mess as far as tolerances go and that's why
it shoots ...
Posted in thread: input for a first buyer on 02-12-2015 at 06:40 AM
Clr8ter, you're smoking crack if you think any type of high volume production is going to hold
+-.0001. I don't care how great of a machine you have or how many monitors you have setup. It's
Posted in thread: What did you do to your AR today? on 02-07-2015 at 05:42 PM
Just keep in mind.. shouldering the arm brace now is illegal.And I'm sure he's staying in
complete compliance of such an unenforceable law.