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  1. General Drywall Discussion
    it's been awhile since i've had one apart .i need to change out the bottom retaining clip.don't i just remove the set screw and tap the clip out?i'm just robbing an old head i have here.i don't want to bust anything up.....
  2. Drywall Tools, Supplies and Equipment
    Hey, I am from Nova Scotia, Canada (Eh!!) lol.. My local distributor for my Columbia gear (Winroc) Has moved or gone out of business. Just wondering where the best places to order out of country for stuff like Angle heads, and flat boxes etc.. I have found a few places but the shipping is...
  3. Drywall Tools, Supplies and Equipment
    Came across this on eBay Currently bidded at less than $100 Got a kick out of the sellers comments that he found it on a construction site when he was cleaning up. Poor bloke that lost it eh? :(...
  4. Drywall Finishing
    I've found a couple of threads on angle head combos on here but they're buried pretty far back, maybe some of you guys have switched up your programs since then. I'm about to buy a full set of tools. The only auto tool I have right now is a 3" angle head (see avatar :D). After I get my set I...
  5. Drywall Finishing
    Today A guy I work with bought a "Revolution angle head" i grabbed the head took the sticker off of the sticker attached to the sticker, to my not surprise it was a Genuine Better than ever head, made in canada... Australia changes names for everything... My columbia 3.5 inch mechanical head is...
  6. Drywall Tools, Supplies and Equipment
    I was on all-wall, looking and getting ready to stock up on some necessary stuff, ya know, Joest paper (which is AWESOME), pyramid blades, and I need a foot valve for my pump. So while I'm there I start browsing the other stuff and thinking there are some necessary tools that I don't have...
  7. Drywall Tools, Supplies and Equipment
    I am an angle box user and looking to upgrade to a mudrunner.Seen few videos and looked for specs but apart of that I never hold one or know someone who has got one. Anyone out there who's used both of these tools and can give some reviews on them ( which one is better, easier and faster to...
  8. Drywall Finishing
    Lately i've been having a problem with my angles. It's not the work that i'm doing, the board crews are smashing there nails too much, this is due to soft drywall (toughrock brand) I do hit them 3 times but i find when i sand i still see them any feedback would be greatly appreciated. I...
  9. Drywall Tools, Supplies and Equipment
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  10. Drywall Finishing
    Wondering what is your favorite off angle bead is... im with the No-Coat product..
  11. Drywall Tools, Supplies and Equipment
    Just ran into a utube that had a odd angle roller I'd haven't seen. Maybe this is old news to some but it's new to me. Any reviews? If you can get past the guy taking 2 years to run his corner mud the contraption looks interesting. http://youtu.be/ANMIZ0oBtGQ
  12. Drywall Finishing
    I know this topic has been done to death and i have searched past posts and have not really had any luck here its goes. How thick does the mud have to be when glazing with an angle head an also second coating them. i have done my second house now with the angle heads. I have the 3 inch and 3.5...
  13. Drywall Finishing
    i seem to be having a lot of issues with my inside angles i tape them out with my bazooka then use the corner roller and then go over em with a 3'' tape tech angle head. ive been doing it like this for about 10 years it seems to work pretty well most of the time but the angle head tears my tape...
  14. Drywall Finishing
    This is my typical angle boxing routine. It's the last 15 sheets in a 300 sheet house. Double run, no top angle laps, leg laps placed at wall seams. It probably took Fr8 5 miniutes to pick out this room.
  15. Drywall Tools, Supplies and Equipment
    Has anybody used a 4" angle head for smooth walls, and if so what do you think of them? I've had a cheap 3.5" and hated it, thinking of buying either a tapetech 3.5 or a tapeworm 4.
  16. Drywall Tools, Supplies and Equipment
    Guys, i need help ...once the tape is on the wall , i use the corner roler and then flush with my 3 in. Angle head . Here is the problem , its not doing a straith line flush , is it because there is not enough mud ? The mud is not thick enough ? Is the blade of my anglehead not instal corect for...
  17. Drywall Tools, Supplies and Equipment
    So I picked up a Tape Tech angle head that needed a little love, no biggy since its easy to square them out (thanks to Aaron St. James) Got the blade replacement set for it, 12 setscrews blades. The issue im having is there are 2 holes on each side of the head to set the sideblades on the...
  18. Drywall Tools, Supplies and Equipment
    Ok I have a chance to buy a brand new north star 3.5 angle head for cheap off of a guy but I want to know since north star went under what is it like to get parts. Is it worth getting one or go with a different brand? I have used mechanical heads lots hut have never owned one. Does these north...
  19. Drywall Tools, Supplies and Equipment
    I need to replace those annoying little set screws that hold the blade in place on a TapeTech angle head. The old ones are stripped out and will not loosen with the standard Allen wrench. Any tips or ideas? First post by the way... Thanks in advance. Haha...
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