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  • Edmund McHale
    I just came on board.   I am researching equiptment at this time.   Looks like this cnc may be what I should buy ......????   Ed McHale
    Message 1 of 28 , Feb 11, 2013
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      I just came on board.
       
      I am researching equiptment at this time.
       
      Looks like this cnc may be what I should buy ......????
       
      Ed McHale


      ________________________________
      From: Hamilton Elliott <helliott@...>
      To: SherlineCNC@yahoogroups.com
      Sent: Monday, February 11, 2013 1:01 PM
      Subject: RE: [SherlineCNC] New Sherline CNC group


       

      I for one am very happy with having the two lists. This one specialises in the CNC aspect and has a good number of very helpful and knowledgeable people. The other list unfortunately has one member in particular who seems to enjoy causing dissention and because of the lack of an active owner/moderator causes lots of trouble.

      Regards,
      Hamilton

      > -----Original Message-----
      > From: mailto:SherlineCNC%40yahoogroups.com [mailto:mailto:SherlineCNC%40yahoogroups.com] On
      > Behalf Of Sam Marrocco
      > Sent: 11 February 2013 17:43
      > To: mailto:SherlineCNC%40yahoogroups.com
      > Subject: Re: [SherlineCNC] New Sherline CNC group
      >
      >
      > On 2/11/2013 12:27 PM, Dave Hylands wrote:
      > >
      > >
      > >
      > > I don't think that creating a new Sherline-CNC group is the right
      > > thing to do, since the existing group is operating quite well.
      > >
      >
      >
      >
      > As a new user who doesn't know the history of the two (or more) groups, would
      > it be worth considering merging the two groups into SherlineCNC for
      > simplification? This is, of course assuming that the Sherline news list
      > moderator gives a go-ahead.
      >
      > As a member of many newsgroups over the years I've experienced the splintering
      > and cross-posting that separate groups can cause. Although people will always
      > complain about having too many postings to "wade"
      > through I've found that there is nothing like a good subject header to prevent
      > me from reading anything I don't care about.
      >
      >
      >
      >
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    • KM6VV
      Thanks Hamilton, I feel the same way. I was considering offering to forward posts from prospective Sherline list members to the Sherline list, although I d bet
      Message 2 of 28 , Feb 11, 2013
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        Thanks Hamilton,

        I feel the same way.

        I was considering offering to forward posts from prospective Sherline
        list members to the Sherline list, although I'd bet we could address
        their questions here!

        Anyone with an interest in CNC on the Sherline (don't need to own one)
        can join us, and we enjoy discussing machining questions!

        Thoughts?

        Alan KM6VV

        On 2/11/2013 10:01 AM, Hamilton Elliott wrote:
        > I for one am very happy with having the two lists. This one specialises in the CNC aspect and has a good number of very helpful and knowledgeable people. The other list unfortunately has one member in particular who seems to enjoy causing dissention and because of the lack of an active owner/moderator causes lots of trouble.
        >
        > Regards,
        > Hamilton
        >
        >
        >> -----Original Message-----
        >> From: SherlineCNC@yahoogroups.com [mailto:SherlineCNC@yahoogroups.com] On
        >> Behalf Of Sam Marrocco
        >> Sent: 11 February 2013 17:43
        >> To: SherlineCNC@yahoogroups.com
        >> Subject: Re: [SherlineCNC] New Sherline CNC group
        >>
        >>
        >> On 2/11/2013 12:27 PM, Dave Hylands wrote:
        >>>
        >>>
        >>>
        >>> I don't think that creating a new Sherline-CNC group is the right
        >>> thing to do, since the existing group is operating quite well.
        >>>
        >>
        >>
        >>
        >> As a new user who doesn't know the history of the two (or more) groups, would
        >> it be worth considering merging the two groups into SherlineCNC for
        >> simplification? This is, of course assuming that the Sherline news list
        >> moderator gives a go-ahead.
        >>
        >> As a member of many newsgroups over the years I've experienced the splintering
        >> and cross-posting that separate groups can cause. Although people will always
        >> complain about having too many postings to "wade"
        >> through I've found that there is nothing like a good subject header to prevent
        >> me from reading anything I don't care about.
        >>
        >>
        >>
        >>
        >> Sam Marrocco
        >> Chief Technical Officer
        >> 248-548-2500 Main
        >> 248-910-3344 Cell
        >>
        >> "Just because no one understands you doesn't make you an artist."
        >>
        >> RINGSIDE CREATIVE | INTEGRATED MEDIA STUDIO™ http://www.ringsidecreative.com
        >>
        >> Find us on Facebook.
        >>
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      • Carl Carlsen
        You have it backwards Tom! You must be a moderator of THIS group ...which is already CNC? ....and this group doesn t need any fixin . :o) Your new
        Message 3 of 28 , Feb 11, 2013
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          You have it backwards Tom! You must be a moderator of THIS group ...which
          is already CNC? ....and this group doesn't need any "fixin". :o)

          Your new group isn't necessary if you have set up CNC in the title as it
          appears you have!

          I'm not sure that you can now change the name? Seems to me that is a no-no
          for Yahoo? Kill that new one and start one as just CNC ! I'm sure you
          will be getting plenty of mails on this?

          Carl



          _____

          From: SherlineCNC@yahoogroups.com [mailto:SherlineCNC@yahoogroups.com] On
          Behalf Of arcmaster3
          Sent: Monday, February 11, 2013 4:22 AM
          To: SherlineCNC@yahoogroups.com
          Subject: [SherlineCNC] New Sherline CNC group




          As the moderator of the SherlineCNC group has been missing for more than a
          year, this group is effectively closed to new members.

          The Sherline-CNC group has been started to try and get more online support
          for Sherline CNC users.

          Please go to

          http://groups.yahoo.com/group/Sherline-CNC/?yguid=286785310

          to sign up for the new group.

          Tom Wade
          Moderator




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        • Martin Dobbins
          Hi Ed, Welcome aboard.  Is this what you should buy.....??  That depends on what you want to make with it (size and complexity), tell us more and someone
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            Hi Ed,

            Welcome aboard. 


            Is this what you should buy.....??  That depends on what you want to make with it (size and complexity), tell us more and someone will help you out.

            Martin



            ________________________________
            From: Edmund McHale
            To: "SherlineCNC@yahoogroups.com" <SherlineCNC@yahoogroups.com>
            Sent: Monday, February 11, 2013 12:19 PM
            Subject: Re: [SherlineCNC] New Sherline CNC group


             
            I just came on board.
             
            I am researching equiptment at this time.
             
            Looks like this cnc may be what I should buy ......????
             
            Ed McHale


            ________________________________
            From: Hamilton Elliott helliott@...>
            To: SherlineCNC@yahoogroups.com
            Sent: Monday, February 11, 2013 1:01 PM
            Subject: RE: [SherlineCNC] New Sherline CNC group


             

            I for one am very happy with having the two lists. This one specialises in the CNC aspect and has a good number of very helpful and knowledgeable people. The other list unfortunately has one member in particular who seems to enjoy causing dissention and because of the lack of an active owner/moderator causes lots of trouble.

            Regards,
            Hamilton

            > -----Original Message-----
            > From: mailto:SherlineCNC%40yahoogroups.com [mailto:mailto:SherlineCNC%40yahoogroups.com] On
            > Behalf Of Sam Marrocco
            > Sent: 11 February 2013 17:43
            > To: mailto:SherlineCNC%40yahoogroups.com
            > Subject: Re: [SherlineCNC] New Sherline CNC group
            >
            >
            > On 2/11/2013 12:27 PM, Dave Hylands wrote:
            > >
            > >
            > >
            > > I don't think that creating a new Sherline-CNC group is the right
            > > thing to do, since the existing group is operating quite well.
            > >
            >
            >
            >
            > As a new user who doesn't know the history of the two (or more) groups, would
            > it be worth considering merging the two groups into SherlineCNC for
            > simplification? This is, of course assuming that the Sherline news list
            > moderator gives a go-ahead.
            >
            > As a member of many newsgroups over the years I've experienced the splintering
            > and cross-posting that separate groups can cause. Although people will always
            > complain about having too many postings to "wade"
            > through I've found that there is nothing like a good subject header to prevent
            > me from reading anything I don't care about.
            >
            >
            >
            >
            > Sam Marrocco
            > Chief Technical Officer
            > 248-548-2500 Main
            > 248-910-3344 Cell
            >
            > "Just because no one understands you doesn't make you an artist."
            >
            > RINGSIDE CREATIVE | INTEGRATED MEDIA STUDIO™ http://www.ringsidecreative.com
            >
            > Find us on Facebook.
            >
            > Please consider the environment before printing this email.
            >
            >
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          • KM6VV
            SherlineCNC is approaching its 10th anniversary! Sorry we can t get a hold of John, I fear he is very ill. My old addresses for him failed. Alan KM6VV
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              SherlineCNC is approaching its 10th anniversary!

              Sorry we can't get a hold of John, I fear he is very ill. My old
              addresses for him failed.

              Alan KM6VV


              On 2/11/2013 10:15 AM, Dave Hylands wrote:
              > Hi Hamilton,
              >
              > On Mon, Feb 11, 2013 at 10:01 AM, Hamilton Elliott <helliott@...>wrote:
              >
              >> I for one am very happy with having the two lists. This one specialises in
              >> the CNC aspect and has a good number of very helpful and knowledgeable
              >> people. The other list unfortunately has one member in particular who seems
              >> to enjoy causing dissention and because of the lack of an active
              >> owner/moderator causes lots of trouble.
              >>
              >
              > I think that there is some confusion happening.
              >
              > There have been the groups Sherline and SherlineCNC for a while.
              >
              > The moderator from the Sherline group has been absent.
              >
              > Recently, Jerry Glickstein created the SherlineAnnex group and Ransome
              > Michasiow created the SherlineMachining group.
              >
              > Tom Wade then went and created Sherline-CNC (notice that it only differs
              > from SherlineCNC by the addition of a dash) claiming that the moderators
              > from SherlineCNC have been absent, which is clearly not the case.
              >
              > I would appeal to Tom that the Sherline-CNC group is not necessary and will
              > only confuse and fragment the users.
              >
              > Links to the various groups:
              > http://groups.yahoo.com/group/Sherline
              > http://groups.yahoo.com/group/SherlineMachining
              > http://groups.yahoo.com/group/SherlineAnnex
              > http://groups.yahoo.com/group/SherlineCNC
              > http://groups.yahoo.com/group/Sherline-CNC
              >
              > Dave Hylands - SherlineCNC Moderator.
              >
              >
            • Martin Dobbins
              Hi Alan, I hope John isn t ill. In case you are not aware Fred Smith (Im Service) posted a message to the Sherline group in early January indicating he was in
              Message 6 of 28 , Feb 11, 2013
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                Hi Alan,

                I hope John isn't ill. In case you are not aware Fred Smith (Im Service) posted a message to the Sherline group in early January indicating he was in touch with John and said he expected to be be back again "within a few days".  Fred made it clear that he was not going to share John's contact details with anyone at that time.  I don't  know if you are prepared to go so far as a private message to Fred, but at least that might reassure us that John is not ill even if it does not elicit up to date contact information for you.

                Martin





                ________________________________
                From: KM6VV
                To: SherlineCNC@yahoogroups.com
                Sent: Monday, February 11, 2013 1:20 PM
                Subject: Re: [SherlineCNC] New Sherline CNC group


                 
                SherlineCNC is approaching its 10th anniversary!

                Sorry we can't get a hold of John, I fear he is very ill. My old
                addresses for him failed.

                Alan KM6VV

                On 2/11/2013 10:15 AM, Dave Hylands wrote:
                > Hi Hamilton,
                >
                > On Mon, Feb 11, 2013 at 10:01 AM, Hamilton Elliott helliott@...>wrote:
                >
                >> I for one am very happy with having the two lists. This one specialises in
                >> the CNC aspect and has a good number of very helpful and knowledgeable
                >> people. The other list unfortunately has one member in particular who seems
                >> to enjoy causing dissention and because of the lack of an active
                >> owner/moderator causes lots of trouble.
                >>
                >
                > I think that there is some confusion happening.
                >
                > There have been the groups Sherline and SherlineCNC for a while.
                >
                > The moderator from the Sherline group has been absent.
                >
                > Recently, Jerry Glickstein created the SherlineAnnex group and Ransome
                > Michasiow created the SherlineMachining group.
                >
                > Tom Wade then went and created Sherline-CNC (notice that it only differs
                > from SherlineCNC by the addition of a dash) claiming that the moderators
                > from SherlineCNC have been absent, which is clearly not the case.
                >
                > I would appeal to Tom that the Sherline-CNC group is not necessary and will
                > only confuse and fragment the users.
                >
                > Links to the various groups:
                > http://groups.yahoo.com/group/Sherline
                > http://groups.yahoo.com/group/SherlineMachining
                > http://groups.yahoo.com/group/SherlineAnnex
                > http://groups.yahoo.com/group/SherlineCNC
                > http://groups.yahoo.com/group/Sherline-CNC
                >
                > Dave Hylands - SherlineCNC Moderator.
                >
                >



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              • KM6VV
                Hi Martin, I recall that Fred had said he was in contact with John, I can contact him for a Health and Welfare report. Alan KM6VV
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                  Hi Martin,

                  I recall that Fred had said he was in contact with John, I can contact
                  him for a Health and Welfare report.

                  Alan KM6VV

                  On 2/11/2013 12:22 PM, Martin Dobbins wrote:
                  > Hi Alan,
                  >
                  > I hope John isn't ill. In case you are not aware Fred Smith (Im Service) posted a message to the Sherline group in early January indicating he was in touch with John and said he expected to be be back again "within a few days". Fred made it clear that he was not going to share John's contact details with anyone at that time. I don't know if you are prepared to go so far as a private message to Fred, but at least that might reassure us that John is not ill even if it does not elicit up to date contact information for you.
                  >
                  > Martin
                  >
                  >
                • Edmund McHale
                  Hi   Thanks for the info   Please contact him ?   Ed ( ERM Machining ) ________________________________ From: KM6VV To:
                  Message 8 of 28 , Feb 11, 2013
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                    Hi
                     
                    Thanks for the info
                     
                    Please contact him ?
                     
                    Ed ( ERM Machining )


                    ________________________________
                    From: KM6VV <KM6VV@...>
                    To: SherlineCNC@yahoogroups.com
                    Sent: Monday, February 11, 2013 4:44 PM
                    Subject: Re: [SherlineCNC] New Sherline CNC group


                     

                    Hi Martin,

                    I recall that Fred had said he was in contact with John, I can contact
                    him for a Health and Welfare report.

                    Alan KM6VV

                    On 2/11/2013 12:22 PM, Martin Dobbins wrote:
                    > Hi Alan,
                    >
                    > I hope John isn't ill. In case you are not aware Fred Smith (Im Service) posted a message to the Sherline group in early January indicating he was in touch with John and said he expected to be be back again "within a few days". Fred made it clear that he was not going to share John's contact details with anyone at that time. I don't know if you are prepared to go so far as a private message to Fred, but at least that might reassure us that John is not ill even if it does not elicit up to date contact information for you.
                    >
                    > Martin
                    >
                    >



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                  • Martin Dobbins
                    Hi Alan, Yes, please do, at this point I m beginning to be concerned about John s well- being.  It would also be nice to be able to tell those folks who would
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                      Hi Alan,

                      Yes, please do, at this point I'm beginning to be concerned about John's well- being.  It would also be nice to be able to tell those folks who would like to join the Sherline list something substantial about what is happening (or not as the case might be) and Fred might have more information about that.


                      I'm pretty sure Sherline is losing some potential customers over this.

                      Martin



                      ________________________________
                      From: KM6VV
                      To: SherlineCNC@yahoogroups.com
                      Sent: Monday, February 11, 2013 3:44 PM
                      Subject: Re: [SherlineCNC] New Sherline CNC group


                       
                      Hi Martin,

                      I recall that Fred had said he was in contact with John, I can contact
                      him for a Health and Welfare report.

                      Alan KM6VV

                      On 2/11/2013 12:22 PM, Martin Dobbins wrote:
                      > Hi Alan,
                      >
                      > I hope John isn't ill. In case you are not aware Fred Smith (Im Service) posted a message to the Sherline group in early January indicating he was in touch with John and said he expected to be be back again "within a few days". Fred made it clear that he was not going to share John's contact details with anyone at that time. I don't know if you are prepared to go so far as a private message to Fred, but at least that might reassure us that John is not ill even if it does not elicit up to date contact information for you.
                      >
                      > Martin
                      >
                      >



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                    • KM6VV
                      OK, I ve got an email off to Fred; and I believe he still monitors this list. Almost 10 years now! Fred was here from the start, and supplies an excellent
                      Message 10 of 28 , Feb 11, 2013
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                        OK,

                        I've got an email off to Fred; and I believe he still monitors this
                        list. Almost 10 years now! Fred was here from the start, and supplies
                        an excellent CAD/CAM package. I'm still using it, for over 10 years!

                        Alan KM6VV

                        On 2/11/2013 2:35 PM, Martin Dobbins wrote:
                        > Hi Alan,
                        >
                        > Yes, please do, at this point I'm beginning to be concerned about John's well- being. It would also be nice to be able to tell those folks who would like to join the Sherline list something substantial about what is happening (or not as the case might be) and Fred might have more information about that.
                        >
                        >
                        > I'm pretty sure Sherline is losing some potential customers over this.
                        >
                        > Martin
                        >
                      • Martin Dobbins
                        Hi Alan, Which package is that?  I just had a peek at his website and he sells a number of different ones. Martin ________________________________ From: KM6VV
                        Message 11 of 28 , Feb 11, 2013
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                          Hi Alan,

                          Which package is that?  I just had a peek at his website and he sells a number of different ones.

                          Martin



                          ________________________________
                          From: KM6VV
                          To: SherlineCNC@yahoogroups.com
                          Sent: Monday, February 11, 2013 4:51 PM
                          Subject: Re: [SherlineCNC] New Sherline CNC group


                           
                          OK,

                          I've got an email off to Fred; and I believe he still monitors this
                          list. Almost 10 years now! Fred was here from the start, and supplies
                          an excellent CAD/CAM package. I'm still using it, for over 10 years!

                          Alan KM6VV

                          On 2/11/2013 2:35 PM, Martin Dobbins wrote:
                          > Hi Alan,
                          >
                          > Yes, please do, at this point I'm beginning to be concerned about John's well- being. It would also be nice to be able to tell those folks who would like to join the Sherline list something substantial about what is happening (or not as the case might be) and Fred might have more information about that.
                          >
                          >
                          > I'm pretty sure Sherline is losing some potential customers over this.
                          >
                          > Martin
                          >



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                        • KM6VV
                          Hi Martin, I use Vector CAD/CAM. A now-old version, 10.0 as I remember. It will run under Windoz 7, but has to be invoked under admin privileges. I should
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                            Hi Martin,

                            I use Vector CAD/CAM. A now-old version, 10.0 as I remember. It will
                            run under Windoz 7, but has to be invoked under admin privileges. I
                            should check out the current version!

                            http://www.cadcamcadcam.com/

                            Alan KM6VV

                            On 2/11/2013 4:18 PM, Martin Dobbins wrote:
                            > Hi Alan,
                            >
                            > Which package is that? I just had a peek at his website and he sells a number of different ones.
                            >
                            > Martin
                            >
                            >
                            >
                          • kungfumachinist
                            ... I just left the other group this morning because of him. PLEASE don t merge the groups... /Daryl
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                              --- In SherlineCNC@yahoogroups.com, "Hamilton Elliott" wrote:
                              > The other list unfortunately has one member in particular who seems to enjoy causing dissention

                              I just left the other group this morning because of him. PLEASE don't merge the groups...

                              /Daryl
                            • R.L. Wurdack
                              First principles would indicate that whatever is not hacking it. ... From: KM6VV To: SherlineCNC@yahoogroups.com Sent: Monday, February 11, 2013 1:44 PM
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                                First principles would indicate that "whatever" is not hacking it.

                                ----- Original Message -----
                                From: KM6VV
                                To: SherlineCNC@yahoogroups.com
                                Sent: Monday, February 11, 2013 1:44 PM
                                Subject: Re: [SherlineCNC] New Sherline CNC group



                                Hi Martin,

                                I recall that Fred had said he was in contact with John, I can contact
                                him for a Health and Welfare report.

                                Alan KM6VV

                                On 2/11/2013 12:22 PM, Martin Dobbins wrote:
                                > Hi Alan,
                                >
                                > I hope John isn't ill. In case you are not aware Fred Smith (Im Service) posted a message to the Sherline group in early January indicating he was in touch with John and said he expected to be be back again "within a few days". Fred made it clear that he was not going to share John's contact details with anyone at that time. I don't know if you are prepared to go so far as a private message to Fred, but at least that might reassure us that John is not ill even if it does not elicit up to date contact information for you.
                                >
                                > Martin
                                >
                                >




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                              • Mike Bauers
                                Try -very- hard to ignore him........ You ll be happier. Best to ya... Mike Bauers Milwaukee, Wi, USA
                                Message 15 of 28 , Feb 11, 2013
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                                  Try -very- hard to ignore him........

                                  You'll be happier.

                                  Best to ya...
                                  Mike Bauers
                                  Milwaukee, Wi, USA



                                  On Feb 11, 2013, at 6:37 PM, "kungfumachinist" <kungfumachinist@...> wrote:

                                  >
                                  >
                                  > --- In SherlineCNC@yahoogroups.com, "Hamilton Elliott" wrote:
                                  >> The other list unfortunately has one member in particular who seems to enjoy causing dissention
                                  >
                                  > I just left the other group this morning because of him. PLEASE don't merge the groups...
                                  >
                                  > /Daryl
                                • Tom Wade
                                  Okay, Dave, maybe i really am confused...... Glad to hear that you are still alive and kicking. Tom
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                                    Okay, Dave, maybe i really am confused......

                                    Glad to hear that you are still alive and kicking.

                                    Tom


                                    On 2/11/2013 12:27 PM, Dave Hylands wrote:
                                    >
                                    > Hi Tom,
                                    >
                                    > On Mon, Feb 11, 2013 at 4:21 AM, arcmaster3 tom@...
                                    > <mailto:tom%40wade.name>> wrote:
                                    >
                                    > > As the moderator of the SherlineCNC group has been missing for more
                                    > than a
                                    > > year, this group is effectively closed to new members.
                                    > >
                                    >
                                    > I think you mean that the moderator of the Sherline group has been missing
                                    > for more than a year. The moderators of the SherlineCNC group have been
                                    > present and active (I'm one of them, so I know).
                                    >
                                    > > The Sherline-CNC group has been started to try and get more online
                                    > support
                                    > > for Sherline CNC users.
                                    > >
                                    > > Please go to
                                    > >
                                    > > http://groups.yahoo.com/group/Sherline-CNC/?yguid=286785310
                                    > >
                                    > > to sign up for the new group.
                                    > >
                                    >
                                    > I don't think that creating a new Sherline-CNC group is the right thing to
                                    > do, since the existing group is operating quite well.
                                    >
                                    > Dave Hylands - Moderator of SherlineCNC
                                    >
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                                    >
                                    >
                                  • Tom Wade
                                    Sam, I m not trying to create any political strife here. If I m wrong, and the SherlineCNC group is still going strong, I ll shut down the group. Don t know
                                    Message 17 of 28 , Feb 11, 2013
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                                      Sam,

                                      I'm not trying to create any political strife here.

                                      If I'm wrong, and the SherlineCNC group is still going strong, I'll shut
                                      down the group. Don't know how to merge the two of them, if it is even
                                      possible.

                                      Tom Wade


                                      On 2/11/2013 12:42 PM, Sam Marrocco wrote:
                                      >
                                      >
                                      > On 2/11/2013 12:27 PM, Dave Hylands wrote:
                                      > >
                                      > >
                                      > >
                                      > > I don't think that creating a new Sherline-CNC group is the right
                                      > thing to
                                      > > do, since the existing group is operating quite well.
                                      > >
                                      >
                                      > As a new user who doesn't know the history of the two (or more) groups,
                                      > would it be worth considering merging the two groups into SherlineCNC
                                      > for simplification? This is, of course assuming that the Sherline news
                                      > list moderator gives a go-ahead.
                                      >
                                      > As a member of many newsgroups over the years I've experienced the
                                      > splintering and cross-posting that separate groups can cause. Although
                                      > people will always complain about having too many postings to "wade"
                                      > through I've found that there is nothing like a good subject header to
                                      > prevent me from reading anything I don't care about.
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                                    • Tom Wade
                                      I may be totally confused herer. I may well have confused the two lists. This happens when you re receiving over 300 emails per day. I am NOT trying to create
                                      Message 18 of 28 , Feb 11, 2013
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                                        I may be totally confused herer. I may well have confused the two lists.
                                        This happens when you're receiving over 300 emails per day.

                                        I am NOT trying to create any strife here. If I've created the new group
                                        in error, I will most likely just shut it down.

                                        Tom Wade



                                        On 2/11/2013 12:48 PM, KM6VV wrote:
                                        >
                                        > Tom Wade,
                                        >
                                        > What are you talking about! We have two active moderators on
                                        > SherlineCNC, Dave and I. You'd know that if you'd been reading the
                                        > posts. Or if you'd bothered to email the moderators.
                                        >
                                        > Alan KM6VV
                                        > Owner/Moderator
                                        >
                                        > On 2/11/2013 4:21 AM, arcmaster3 wrote:
                                        > > As the moderator of the SherlineCNC group has been missing for more
                                        > than a year, this group is effectively closed to new members.
                                        > >
                                        > > The Sherline-CNC group has been started to try and get more online
                                        > support for Sherline CNC users.
                                        > >
                                        > > Please go to
                                        > >
                                        > > http://groups.yahoo.com/group/Sherline-CNC/?yguid=286785310
                                        > >
                                        > > to sign up for the new group.
                                        > >
                                        > > Tom Wade
                                        > > Moderator
                                        > >
                                        > >
                                        > >
                                        > >
                                        > > ------------------------------------
                                        > >
                                        > > Yahoo! Groups Links
                                        > >
                                        > >
                                        > >
                                        > >
                                        >
                                        >
                                      • Carl Carlsen
                                        To put it very bluntly, YES you ARE screwed up Tom. There is nothing wrong with this group ....THE CNC GROUP. If it wasn t here or wasn t working, we would
                                        Message 19 of 28 , Feb 11, 2013
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                                          To put it very bluntly, YES you ARE screwed up Tom.

                                          There is nothing wrong with this group ....THE CNC GROUP. If it wasn't
                                          here or wasn't working, we would not be able to make these posts AND read
                                          them.

                                          It is the "regular" Sherline group that is giving us problems. And YES
                                          again, there is no need for the new CNC group you have created and you would
                                          do us all a great favor if you would shut it down!

                                          Carl




                                          -----Original Message-----
                                          From: SherlineCNC@yahoogroups.com [mailto:SherlineCNC@yahoogroups.com] On
                                          Behalf Of Tom Wade
                                          Sent: Monday, February 11, 2013 8:16 PM
                                          To: SherlineCNC@yahoogroups.com
                                          Subject: Re: [SherlineCNC] New Sherline CNC group

                                          I may be totally confused herer. I may well have confused the two lists.
                                          This happens when you're receiving over 300 emails per day.

                                          I am NOT trying to create any strife here. If I've created the new group in
                                          error, I will most likely just shut it down.

                                          Tom Wade



                                          On 2/11/2013 12:48 PM, KM6VV wrote:
                                          >
                                          > Tom Wade,
                                          >
                                          > What are you talking about! We have two active moderators on
                                          > SherlineCNC, Dave and I. You'd know that if you'd been reading the
                                          > posts. Or if you'd bothered to email the moderators.
                                          >
                                          > Alan KM6VV
                                          > Owner/Moderator
                                          >
                                          > On 2/11/2013 4:21 AM, arcmaster3 wrote:
                                          > > As the moderator of the SherlineCNC group has been missing for more
                                          > than a year, this group is effectively closed to new members.
                                          > >
                                          > > The Sherline-CNC group has been started to try and get more online
                                          > support for Sherline CNC users.
                                          > >
                                          > > Please go to
                                          > >
                                          > > http://groups.yahoo.com/group/Sherline-CNC/?yguid=286785310
                                          > >
                                          > > to sign up for the new group.
                                          > >
                                          > > Tom Wade
                                          > > Moderator
                                          > >
                                          > >
                                          > >
                                          > >
                                          > > ------------------------------------
                                          > >
                                          > > Yahoo! Groups Links
                                          > >
                                          > >
                                          > >
                                          > >
                                          >
                                          >



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                                        • S or J
                                          Hi Folks I guess Tom confused which group was in trouble, and he tried to do something about it, which was in error but admirable for motive. Obvious now, as
                                          Message 20 of 28 , Feb 13, 2013
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                                            Hi Folks

                                            I guess Tom confused which group was in trouble, and he tried to do something about it, which was in error but admirable for motive.

                                            Obvious now, as Dave Hylands has confirmed, SherlineCNC is alive and well and finely moderated.

                                            Like many of you here, I followed the other group for many years until it went out of control. I don't read it any more.

                                            So despite having a manual Sherline mill, I found that manual mill or lathe users were very well served by the SherlineCNC group.

                                            After all, a CNC setup is largely an add on to a manual machine, and the manual portions of a CNC machine's needs still require solutions, tips, and help.

                                            My concern would be for the new owner of a manual Sherline machine, who on looking for a Yahoo support group, will erroneously think that the SherlineCNC group is not the one he wants.

                                            Meanwhile, if Sherline owners want to read many prior discussions without the hassle and excess baggage found in an archive search, they can simply read or download the appropriate files from my website.

                                            Life is never perfect, but we all try as best we can.

                                            Regards
                                            Steve -- in Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada
                                            Machining and Metalworking at Home
                                            http://www.janellestudio.com/metal/



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                                          • KM6VV
                                            Yes Steve, I can confirm that the SherlineCNC list is alive and well! Almost 10 years now. Non-CNC users are still welcome! And we would delight in
                                            Message 21 of 28 , Feb 13, 2013
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                                              Yes Steve,

                                              I can confirm that the SherlineCNC list is alive and well! Almost 10
                                              years now.

                                              Non-CNC users are still welcome! And we would delight in discussing
                                              machining on either CNC'd or manual mills and lathes. What we won't
                                              permit is the noise that is on the other list. I hope John gets back!
                                              (I haven't heard back from Fred).

                                              Alan KM6VV
                                              List Owner

                                              On 2/13/2013 7:45 AM, S or J wrote:
                                              > Hi Folks
                                              >
                                              > I guess Tom confused which group was in trouble, and he tried to do something about it, which was in error but admirable for motive.
                                              >
                                              > Obvious now, as Dave Hylands has confirmed, SherlineCNC is alive and well and finely moderated.
                                              >
                                              > Like many of you here, I followed the other group for many years until it went out of control. I don't read it any more.
                                              >
                                              > So despite having a manual Sherline mill, I found that manual mill or lathe users were very well served by the SherlineCNC group.
                                              >
                                              > After all, a CNC setup is largely an add on to a manual machine, and the manual portions of a CNC machine's needs still require solutions, tips, and help.
                                              >
                                              > My concern would be for the new owner of a manual Sherline machine, who on looking for a Yahoo support group, will erroneously think that the SherlineCNC group is not the one he wants.
                                              >
                                              > Meanwhile, if Sherline owners want to read many prior discussions without the hassle and excess baggage found in an archive search, they can simply read or download the appropriate files from my website.
                                              >
                                              > Life is never perfect, but we all try as best we can.
                                              >
                                              > Regards
                                              > Steve -- in Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada
                                              > Machining and Metalworking at Home
                                              > http://www.janellestudio.com/metal/
                                              >
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