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Machinist Therapy Hotline

Welcome to the Machinist Therapy Hotline.Your hosts Shane, Tony and Jody will dive into the world of manufacturing, covering topics ranging from machining to the social element of workshops. Discussing cnc machining, manual machining and basically anything that involves making chips.The guys will have a guest host on every alternating episode and talk to them with a no BS approach, a smattering of great humour and an intent of extracting the REAL person within, that means that nothing is off the table!So sit back and enjoy the conversation.

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Machinist Therapy Hotline - Episode 4

Episode 4! The MTH boys discuss idiot proofing, jobs that broke us, tool libraries and coolant! Get ready for info and some serious belly laughs

1hr 24mins

7 Jun 2019

Rank #1

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Machinist Therapy Hotline - Episode 17

The team co host with Mischa de Bruijn, a very talented machinist that lives in the Netherlands. Talking about his drive for perfection and the struggles of business in his country, we might also mention wooden shoes a few times and also the word Brown. You'll need to listen to find out

1hr 9mins

9 Dec 2019

Rank #2

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Machinist Therapy Hotline - Episode 3

Welcome to Episode 3, in this episode we discuss machine crashes, time management , crazy drawings and interview techniques.

1hr 9mins

19 May 2019

Rank #3

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Machinist Therapy Hotline - Episode 18

Its the final full episode of the year and the decade! The team review the previous posts around time keeping and file ownership, they also get into a whirlwind around supplier gifts and tony's 100 pens! The machinist therapy hotline team are here to help and talk openly about whatever you want, not here to judge or tell you what to do, want to get involved? well what are you waiting for????

1hr 8mins

22 Dec 2019

Rank #4

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MTH Christmas special 2019

If you get offended easily, this might be the special episode to miss.The team do not do much talking about machining but more about the top 5 things you probably don't know about each of the team, be warned, some are cringe worthy! Happy holidays and we will see you in the new year

1hr 1min

26 Dec 2019

Rank #5

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Machinist Therapy Hotline - Episode 13

In this episode the MMM ( Master machine manufacturing ) brothers Nace and Geordan join the MTH guys and talk in depth about how they got into the business and explain what the "BOOM" is?! the brothers Providing some good laughs and moving moments about their lives in this industry . you can also follow them on IG @mmm.usa

1hr 1min

14 Oct 2019

Rank #6

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Machinist Therapy Hotline - Episode 5

In this episode the boys talk to Alfred Lyon, one of the coolest cats on Instagram and arguably the original badass machinist! Imagine interviewing someone whilst they sat in a hot tub, that’s Alfred! You can see his work on Instagram by looking for his account @alfredlyon

1hr 9mins

22 Jun 2019

Rank #7

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Machinist Therapy Hotline - Episode 6

The team talk about crims, toilet paper, dynamic milling and the word “machinist” - if you want to get involved send us a message with your topic

1hr

10 Jul 2019

Rank #8

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Machinist Therapy Hotline - Episode 9

The MTH team interview Kemal Alpay ( IG- @kalpay ) owner of RPM Corp, a machining specialist located in Modesto CA. Kemal tells about his first start and how he got to where he is now, the MTH team also invent the BBQ vest! Want to get involved? Go follow our Instagram account - @machinist_therapy_hotline and send us your ideas or suggestions, we would love to hear from you.

1hr 6mins

17 Aug 2019

Rank #9

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Machinist Therapy Hotline - Episode 11

Ken Spalding ( @zodiaceng ) is the guest host in this episode, so the guys talk about his background and where his journey started. Conversations about BMX and knifemaking are at the front, but some how the guys also get onto the subject of some magic beads.... listen to find out.

1hr 5mins

14 Sep 2019

Rank #10

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Machinist Therapy Hotline - Episode 10

In this episode the team discuss deep hole drilling, scrap metal prices and whether there is a global recession coming. As always there is good humour and plenty of banter

1hr 14mins

2 Sep 2019

Rank #11

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Machinist Therapy Hotline - Episode 8

Episode 8 is all about the free balling conversation, the team jump into the acid and toxic world of electro platers and also talk about the benefits of a decent tooling sales engineer. Listen carefully for the special discount code hidden in the episode

1hr 7mins

5 Aug 2019

Rank #12

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Machinist Therapy Hotline - Episode 19

The first episode of 2020 for the MTH team which means an open discussion around what the future year might look like and is it possible to drive a truck to IMTS filled with water like a pool and drink beers in the back, there is no doubt that the team are well and truly ready for this new decade.

40mins

6 Jan 2020

Rank #13

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Machinist Therapy Hotline - Episode 20

Our guest host this week is Son Tran, owner of ImpakTech, based in California, they specialise in the  fabrication and machining of quality protection systems for street motorbikes, Son is considered the leader in the market for this type of product and he continually improves with every year in business. We discuss how he started his business and more importantly we discuss how to pull off the ultimate wheelie!   You can see his work on his instagram page @impaktech

1hr 16mins

27 Jan 2020

Rank #14

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Machinist Therapy Hotline - Episode 21

Welcome to Episode 21 - Inspection people are somewhat strange and it takes a special breed of person to be one, the MTH team discuss and put out their opinions on the subject, they also talk about the effects of doing jobs for favours, is it a good move or is it reserved for the special people in your lives? You can also follow the MTH crew on Instagram @machinist_therapy_hotline

1hr 6mins

17 Feb 2020

Rank #15

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Machinist Therapy Hotline - Episode 12

Tony’s recent trip to Gosiger have the boys discussing Y-axis parting and prime turning. Alberts recent trip involves no shirts... ever. Can the guys work our how to use a half indexing turret? Listen to find out

1hr 14mins

30 Sep 2019

Rank #16

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Machinist Therapy Hotline - Episode 14

Tony Clouser reveals all about his recent job interview, after being out of the job market for more than 20yrs, Tony is asked to go to a company for an interview, what happens next will shock you. We also chat about material handling and body odour

1hr 8mins

28 Oct 2019

Rank #17

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Machinist Therapy Hotline - Episode 16

The Team approach a subject that most people seem to shy away from in this industry, mental health. Discussing what they do when things are tough and what to look out for within others, they also hear about Shane's on going battle with the coolant guy. Seriousness and comedy all the same podcast??!! Welcome to Machinist therapy hotline If you are feeling down or know of someone thats not doing so well, then please visit mentalhealth.org for guidance on the next steps

52mins

24 Nov 2019

Rank #18

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Machinist Therapy Hotline - Episode 15

This episode we have Kyle Szczypienski as our guest Co-Host, he is the owner operator of KCS Advanced machining services in Detroit, specializing in 5-Axis machining. His skill set and work ethic make him an industry leader and we are fortunate to have him on the show, discussing what it might be like to live on Mars, how he went from working in a shop to being the owner of one of the most advanced machine shops in Detroit.  Also listen out for a great offer code for MariTools

1hr 4mins

11 Nov 2019

Rank #19

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Machinist Therapy Hotline - Episode 7

In episode 7, the team talk to Elo aka @woman_machinist from instagram, discussing her background and posing questions about how she got into the trade and what it is like being a female in a male dominant industry, her experiences with CNC machines, wire EDM and other cool stuff. This was a real global discussion with this Podcast being recorded in 3 different countries and 4 different time zones!

48mins

22 Jul 2019

Rank #20