Can a bazooka be run without a gooseneck?
After 30 years, I finally get to test one for a month, but didn't come with gooseneck. Have a few pumps and box fillers lying around.
Easy answer is to buy one,but I'm not sure I want to leave my SuperTaper behind.
All tips, mod or hack appreciated.
Hello! I have been on here for a bit and can contribute some, however, I am new to using an auto taper (bazooka). I have a Level 5 auto taper and the problem I am having is when taping a ceiling, the tape seems to want to fall off a lot of the time. I decided to press a lot harder when applying...
Like the title says I have a columbia bazooka for sale. Used maybe 5 times and just can't stand the thing....was trained to slap tapes with a super taper and don't have the time to invest to switch over. Asking $1000 please message me if you're interested.
Well I had another go at the zookie today. It is great I suck. Here are some vids have a look and let me know what I am doing wrong.
Thanks in advance. Gaz.
:blink: Anybody got some plans or ideas on building a good carrying box for drywall tools including the bazooka and other long tools?
I know they are available to purchase but was thinking of building my own.
Felt like a typical monday, trying to get to a nice new home and with all the phone calls and extra running around finally got to the home by 11 am. Gravy house big rooms at a 190 sheets. Figured I would start stringing tape and just take my time till my helper got there which he should have...
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Automatic Taper Trouble Shooting
Originally posted on 2bucks "build a better taper" thread that got off topic- I thought it deserved its own thread
I will add to this as I come across problems tuning up tapers.
I was once told...
I am considering buying a new bazooka, as my current TT is getting tired, and my DWM which I bought used... and due to neglect, I inherited someone else's problem. It needs some TLC.
While most of my tools are TT, I really didn't like the taper when I first got it. Way too...
this was my third time using it. i had it sitting in my closet a little bit taken apart for a long while and i aslo wasn't doing much taping for a bit. don't laugh but i brought it out for 35 eight foot sheets. i definitely went home a couple hours later than i would have if i had banjoed the...
<P>hey guys , can anyone offer any advice on picking up a used bazooka not much action in the used market around here,so will have to make ebay purchase. unfortunatly its a crap shoot and i realize that i am wanting to own something that someone wants out of . Whatever the reason . . any input...
2bjr wanted me to post this vid, since someone commented on the youtube page, about how he advances the tape on the zook. They were telling him to use the wall to advance it.
2bjr always feeds his tape forward by hand, maybe 5% of the time using the wall. He has picked up his own little tricks...
Hehehe! Just kidding!
I know what I did.
I took my Columbia Bazooka completely apart for the first time ever today!
Thank you to Aaron for his step by step instructional video!
I can honestly say that I have learnt more in the last few hours of taking this baby apart that I have ever know...
I sneaked up on the little Pr***K, and he actually kept working
So here you go Chris,,, and others.I don't know how to edit vids, so it's just shoot and go.
Will see if I can post a vid doing the angles, That's where the zookie really pays off. You can get a upright angle tape on in under 2 to 3...
i am looking to buy a used bazooka that is in running condition but does not need to be in good condition. I want to buy one for a project. mostly i want one with a good head (decent) dont want to spend much.