Welcome to the Machinist Therapy Hotline.
Your hosts Shane, Jody, Tony and Albert 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.
Machinist Therapy Hotline - Episode 36
On this episode we speak with the super fast guy Matt Sackman, he started with Don Schumacher Racing (DSR) in 2013 as a clutch assistant/tyre specialist on Antron Brown’s Matco Tools Top Fuel dragster. He was promoted to cylinder head specialist in 2018. As a cylinder head specialist, Sackman works with NHRA Top Fuel cars. A Top Fuel dragster is the fastest accelerating car in the world, with some reaching 335 miles per hour. He tells us what its like to hit those speeds and what it takes to be the best!
Machinist Therapy Hotline - Episode 35
Having builders in your shop can be a challenge especially when you are trying to still produce components, Jody explains his current struggles as he gets the foundation ready for the new machine arrival. The team also discuss the MTH Photo a Day ( #MTHPAD ) posts and how great it is to get everybody involved and as the US election gets closer the guys decided to chuck their opinions in the hat, watch out!
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Machinist Therapy Hotline - Episode 34
In this episode we have Brandon Mathis as our guest, he is a sales manager for Ellison Technologies in the United States of America, based just outside of Nashville, he is selling Doosan machines and other types of machine tools. We openly discuss topics such as machine tool pricing, where the industry is going and how to play the trumpet. Brandon is a great guy with heaps of experience in the machine tool industry - go check out his instagram page @ubmathis
Machinist Therapy Hotline - Episode 33
Albert finally discusses the issues he has been having with DMG MORI, when customer Service should be king but unfortunately Albert has been dumped on, the team discuss where it went wrong and what DMG MORI could have done better. They also get funky with their first tool and we wonder who is at the door? The Machinist Therapy Hotline is in session!
Machinist Therapy Hotline - Episode 32
We catch up with Ryan Bankel, owner of IMAGO manufacturing an ISO certified, 100% Solar Powered, precision CNC machining company specializing in short to mid-range production of CNC parts with milled features. With over 30 years of machining experience in a variety of applications, Ryan spearheads the Imago movement to revolutionize precision machining, one order at a time. Proud father to Chloe and Leo, husband of 20 years to wife, Carrie, imitation fly fisherman and land- locked surfer. We talk shop, love, how to actually pronounce his business name and all things machining, this podcast is truly a love story unfolding!!
Machinist Therapy Hotline - Episode 31
Motivating people can be difficult, the boys try to tackle this subject the only way they know how, full on and with no sugar coating!
Tony explains how he managed to fix his coolant pump for free (in the end) and albert drives his car during the podcast, most likely towards a sandwich shop.
Welcome aboard episode 31, we suggest not getting off once its departed as its going way too fast.
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Customer ReviewsSee All
Really enjoy listening to the backlog while running,thank you for making some interesting content for cnc nerds such as myself
Awesome show! Very entertaining and educational. I’ve listened to 4 episodes so far and you’ve all hit topics that I encounter on a daily basis. Sounds great, keep up the great work
World Wide Machining Podcast
This machining podcast is awesome. 4 dudes from all across the US and New Zealand share their knowledge and shop banter of what it’s like behind the scenes in a machine shop. Having guest’s on the podcast from all over the world sharing their story on how they got into the wonderful trade of manufacturing. This is a podcast I look forward to hearing every episode! 🤘🏻Listen in and find out the many talents the show host Jody T has! 👍🏻