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  1. SkookumRob

    Tool organization with Gridfinity

    Still working on it! The minimum order from the supplier is quite large so I'm figuring out what we can do
  2. SkookumRob

    Not getting any Email Notifications

    Just the latest
  3. SkookumRob

    Not getting any Email Notifications

    Yippee - I am getting Email notifications - thanks!
  4. SkookumRob

    Reminder - Vancouver Island Meet-up THIS weekend! Everyone Welcome!!

    Looking forward to meeting whoever can make it today!
  5. SkookumRob

    Aluminum methods….

    In commercial applications, it is also very common to "back gouge" the weld so you get full penetration (and no voids) when welding both sides of a panel joint. We sell a product that is very popular with aluminum boat builders around the world for this purpose...
  6. SkookumRob

    New member Southern Ontario

    Welcome Chris!
  7. SkookumRob

    Reminder - Vancouver Island Meet-up THIS weekend! Everyone Welcome!!

    Vancouver Island Meet-up Saturday Jun 8th 3:00pm to 4:30pm Location: Skookum Tools Ltd (Upstairs meeting room) #136-2770 Leigh Road Langford, BC V9B 4G1 Keurig Coffee by donation Please RSVP to skookumrob@gmail.com so we know how many participants to prepare for!
  8. SkookumRob

    R8 tool holders

    The HP & UHP have a higher helix angle than roughing end mills do, which changes more of the forces to be axial instead of radial, the result is much lower tool pressure so you should be able to obtain near the same results as a rougher. I will connect with you regarding the sample mill soon!
  9. SkookumRob

    R8 tool holders

    Hi Jorogi, Please do stop by! As far as end mills go, those are primarily stocked at our manufacturing facility in Winnipeg. I have a few here in Langford, but since we ship direct to anywhere in Canada from the factory I did not see a reason for more than a "representative sampling" of mills...
  10. SkookumRob

    R8 tool holders

    Hi @Dabbler great question! Our testing proved out that our "HP" series and "UHP" series can be run just as fast as a rougher so we determined that making a roughing series was not necessary. You will find the "HP" and "UHP" mills on the red border and black border pages of our catalogue. Let...
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