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by Darren Harvey
Tue, Oct 20 2009, 6:16AM
Forum: Thermwood 3-Axis Machinery
Topic: dry run question
Replies: 3
Views: 786

dry run question

Good morning guys. Because of the slow times, I’ve had a lot of time to work more on learning my machine better. We have been doing a lot of estimating run times for ourselves and clients. So I found the dryrun button. So I looked it up in my manual and all I got was a description of dryrun. So I pr...
by Darren Harvey
Tue, Oct 13 2009, 7:26AM
Forum: Thermwood 3-Axis Machinery
Topic: maintenance question
Replies: 1
Views: 527

maintenance question

good morning guys. just got asked a question about when the maintenance is suppose to be done. i replied with every 40 hours. we have ran the machine over 40 hours, and the maintenance warning light hasn't appeared. i've looked through the 2 manuals we own with no luck. does someone know how i can g...
by Darren Harvey
Sun, Sep 27 2009, 7:10AM
Forum: Lounge
Topic: bobcad-cam
Replies: 2
Views: 1202

bobcad-cam

i'm looking at the bobcad-cam software. has anybody had any experience with this program? if so what are the pros and cons of this program. i was invited to there main office for a open house the other day. i found it to be informative, i i want to hear from the thermwood community. thanks darren
by Darren Harvey
Mon, Sep 21 2009, 7:23AM
Forum: eCabinet Systems Software
Topic: stretcher problem
Replies: 5
Views: 649

Re: stretcher problem

thanks for your help kerry. i'll try that, darren
by Darren Harvey
Mon, Sep 21 2009, 6:47AM
Forum: eCabinet Systems Software
Topic: stretcher problem
Replies: 5
Views: 649

Re: stretcher problem

thanks kerry for the reply. i've tried what you suggested, and it didn't work. so i went from a 2" wide stretcher to a 3" wide one and the it worked. now another question arises. why can't i get blind dados on a 2" wide stretcher. for some reason i've done it before, but not now? weir...
by Darren Harvey
Sun, Sep 20 2009, 9:00PM
Forum: eCabinet Systems Software
Topic: stretcher problem
Replies: 5
Views: 649

stretcher problem

i'm having problem with getting blind dado's in the stretcher section. i went through construction settings and changed to blind dado. when i get back to the main screen and explode the cabinet no dado. is any body having this problem? thanks, darren
by Darren Harvey
Wed, Sep 16 2009, 3:49PM
Forum: Lounge
Topic: So you want to go down and get a beer at 2:00 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 897

Re: So you want to go down and get a beer at 2:00 AM

the endless possibility with this.
by Darren Harvey
Sun, Jun 28 2009, 1:53PM
Forum: Lounge
Topic: Ah - Saturday morning - relax with a latte'
Replies: 17
Views: 4071

Re: Ah - Saturday morning - relax with a latte'

nothing like a nice latte at sunrise in the keys!! got a family trip in october can't wait.
by Darren Harvey
Sat, Jun 27 2009, 8:14PM
Forum: Thermwood 3-Axis Machinery
Topic: tool holder question
Replies: 14
Views: 2713

Re: tool holder question

damon, thanks for the suggestion. i'll look into the lamlube. thanks, darren
by Darren Harvey
Tue, Jun 23 2009, 5:18AM
Forum: Thermwood 3-Axis Machinery
Topic: tool holder question
Replies: 14
Views: 2713

Re: tool holder question

i've been checking out a product called top cote. a table tool surface sealant. it has no petroleum, or silicone. has anybody used a product at all and if so does it work and is it safe to use on the toolholder? thanks for all the inputs, darren
by Darren Harvey
Mon, Jun 22 2009, 11:20AM
Forum: Thermwood 3-Axis Machinery
Topic: tool holder question
Replies: 14
Views: 2713

Re: tool holder question

yeah, we use the scotchbrite also
by Darren Harvey
Mon, Jun 22 2009, 7:12AM
Forum: Thermwood 3-Axis Machinery
Topic: tool holder question
Replies: 14
Views: 2713

tool holder question

This is for anybody with a humidity problem and may have an answer. I fired up our router this morning and went to check all my tool holders. One of my tool holders was stuck in the head of the machine. After a little tap it came out. So I cleaned all the rust off the tool holders. This happens abou...
by Darren Harvey
Mon, May 11 2009, 8:43AM
Forum: Thermwood 3-Axis Machinery
Topic: tool grouping question
Replies: 2
Views: 573

Re: tool grouping question

thanks Daniel, that's what i figured. thanks for your help, darren
by Darren Harvey
Mon, May 11 2009, 7:41AM
Forum: Thermwood 3-Axis Machinery
Topic: tool grouping question
Replies: 2
Views: 573

tool grouping question

I got a couple of questions about tool grouping. We have 7 regular tools set up in our tool bar we use mostly. Now with those 7 regular tools in my default setting, I can start putting them in groups with different function? For example my 3 flute up cut bit I can change the speed, what operation it...
by Darren Harvey
Wed, May 06 2009, 5:14AM
Forum: Thermwood 3-Axis Machinery
Topic: Melamine chip
Replies: 6
Views: 986

Re: Melamine chip

stephen, we use a 3/8", 3 flute compression spiral bit for our melamine and general use. i'm happy with this bit when cutting. i hope this help, darren

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