Whoops, completely forgot about the update 😅
I'll put one together this weekend and put some pics in. The knife has held up great, I still very much like it.
The first one I received opened smoothly at first, and then became harder to open. Like, really hard. That one also developed...
I've had one of these for years, absolutely love mine. I chopped the leg off a frozen deer that I had hanging from my Kubota once, deer leg bone is dense as hell too. Before anyone starts screaming, I don't care.
my last shop had 15 haas machines and they did good. Plus they have excellent service. Yea, tooling is very expensive, im glad i learned how to machine on the companies dime lol
I'll start off the shop doing shit on the weekends and after work and move to full time when everything is up and...
Originally looking at haas because they are affordable, but some solid advice is steering me towards used mori seiki if I can find them. I spent a few years on a dmg mori and they are great, but expensive.
I will check them out, and yea, streamlined processes take time to work out. Trying to learn as much as I can from anyone willing to bestow some knowledge to help shorten the time it takes to get there.
Hey fellas and ladies
I'm in the purchasing phase of making a small cnc shop to make knives. I'm a cnc programmer/machinist by trade and have that end of what I'll need covered. I am humbly asking for opinions on the other parts of this shop that I'll need. Every part of the knives will be...