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by ljpatten
Wed Jul 17, 2019 12:39 pm
Forum: Equipment
Topic: Mold-Die 3 axis machines
Replies: 0
Views: 2965

Mold-Die 3 axis machines

We are looking at purchasing another 3 axis mill. I have kind of narrowed my choices to Okuma Genos 560, Makino F8, or DMG-Mori NVX 7000. Does anyone have experience with any of these that you would be able to talk to me about? Either pro or con.
308-750-2241 or larryp@dramcotool.com
by ljpatten
Fri Jun 21, 2019 1:50 pm
Forum: Business
Topic: AMBA Conference 2019
Replies: 1
Views: 1886

Re: AMBA Conference 2019

Well, looks like the odds of me winning this are quite high at the moment.
by ljpatten
Fri Jun 21, 2019 1:48 pm
Forum: Business
Topic: Sticking Part
Replies: 1
Views: 1341

Re: Sticking Part

Check out these folks for a possible coating solution. We apply one of their coatings on the cavity side of similar molds with good success. They have a some proprietary coatings that can't be found elsewhere.

www.suncoating.com

Larry Patten
by ljpatten
Mon Feb 11, 2019 1:21 pm
Forum: Business
Topic: Night Shift Questions
Replies: 2
Views: 1851

Night Shift Questions

Just reaching out for some ideas on getting employees to work the night shift. We only run a skeleton shift but it is necessary to keep our projects on track and get more utilization out of our machines. We have had a night shift for years and have worked with the policy that all new hires have to s...
by ljpatten
Tue Jan 08, 2019 10:00 am
Forum: Business
Topic: Large Core Needed
Replies: 4
Views: 2476

Re: Large Core Needed

Hi Andy.

It's possible but there is an issue with the translation. It came in at .160 diameter at the base.

Larry Patten
larryp@dramcotool.com
by ljpatten
Fri Dec 21, 2018 10:45 am
Forum: Business
Topic: California Sales Tax
Replies: 2
Views: 1860

California Sales Tax

We have a few customers in California. We recently received a letter saying that we have to start charging sales tax on tooling we sell to California companies. Does anyone else have experience with this? We have never had to charge sales tax before on tooling. How much of a process is it? Larry Pat...