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Old 12-20-2008, 12:23 PM
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Default Re: New Build Cool Stuff

Originally Posted by Creative Engineering View Post

Normally I use the computer to verify everything I do in the shop. It helps to prevent scrap. It's been kinda fun to just wing-it on this one. Knock-on-wood I haven't had to throw anything away yet...It will happen before this build is done.

Jim, I still have to wing it with the manual lathe and mill. It's the only way I have ever known so its not to bad. I do like going over to to my buddies shop and watching the C.N.C. stuff.
I always say if you never have to scrap anything, your not making many parts.
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