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  1. General Drywall Discussion
    Please refresh my memory. About 10 years ago I was working for a finishing company that required the finishers to install their own bead. I haven't seen it since and I think it would be prefect on the job Im on now. It came in long boxes. We would cut it to length everyplace it was needed...
  2. Drywall Finishing
    So for using vinyl bead what kinda of mud do you guys use for your coats.
  3. Drywall Tools, Supplies and Equipment
    Im looking at getting something to help me with angles. But I cant seem to tell what would be better corner box with angle head or a compound tube with applicator head. Whats your guys thoughts on it
  4. Drywall Tools, Supplies and Equipment
    Just got my Blue Line corner bead roller this week, and its a really nice roller. The only down side was it is too narrow to work with USG B1 super wide bead. Being that's all that is stocked in my area I had to modify it slightly to work. All it took was adding a 1/4" spacer to move the roller...
  5. Drywall Finishing
    i watch the video at columbia tool for adjust my corner finisher but what setting are the best ?(3 mud flow are available. ) my angle take 2 day to dry and i have a lot of fish eyes in my angle. what are the best 2.5 and 3.5 to finish or 3.5 to 2.5. ? thx
  6. Drywall Tools, Supplies and Equipment
    I was using the can-am corner mud applicator, and now either the wheels have worn down or something, because the middle of the head now leaves a black line and it seems as though the wheels have worn down...any input?
  7. Site Help and Suggestions
    I have been teaching myself the art of finishing with automatic taping tools and am having some problems with finishing corners with hockey box and plows. My tools were purchased used. I tape corners, roll them then wipe with 2" plow, next coat with hockey box and 3" plow. Last coat back to 2"...
  8. Drywall Finishing
    Hello, I am looking for advice on a outside corner roller. I have it narrowed between the usg sheetrock or the columbia roller. Help
  9. Drywall Finishing
    what are the best method to do my angles ? 2 coat or 3 coat bigger to smaller or smaller to bigger compound tube, angle box, mud runner ? thx
  10. Drywall Finishing
    why some guy's write dosen't like the 3,5, i think is a good size.
  11. Drywall Tools, Supplies and Equipment
    I ran backed over my sheetrock (green) corner bead hopper today and have to get a new one. I was happy with it. Is there anything better on the market????? If not I will get the same one again. It's been an expensive week! Know what I'm sayin?
  12. Drywall Finishing
    why is more difficult to finish my angle with my columbia 3.5 than my 2.5. my blade need to be reset ? i'm not able to do my angle with the corner box the mud dosen't go on the wall, is more easy with the compound tube why ? the mudrunner are good product ? thx
  13. Drywall Tools, Supplies and Equipment
    I'm going to pick up some outside corner gear (roller, applicator) this week and was wonder if the Can Am applicator is any good or if the plastic ones are a must? I'm using the Can Am tube for the insides, but some say the outside app. is no good. Sorry if this has been posted, can't seem to...
  14. Drywall Finishing
    Ok guys I know the topic has been talked about some. For you guys who like to lap your edge with the second coat and use a 2 1/2 and then 3 1/2, is there anything wrong with using a 2 1/2 and then 3 or a 3 and 3 1/2 combination?
  15. Drywall Tools, Supplies and Equipment
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  16. General Drywall Discussion
    Hey all. I bought a corner roller (No Coat brand) off my boss which was virtually brand new. After using it a few times i noticed that the rollers have a slight shampfer to them making it slightly less than a 90* angle for my corners.So when using my topcoat applicator head to finish them the...
  17. Drywall Finishing
    Anyone here use that Sheetrock brand green corner bead hopper???
  18. Hanging Drywall
    Well the metal corner bead the homeowner had came in handy after all. I asked him to get some "shiny 90" as we call the metal angle and he got the heavier gauge that wont take screws. He had this metal corner bead so we put it to good use.
  19. Drywall Finishing
    If you notice, the comments have been disabled on the vid.:whistling2:
  20. Drywall Finishing
    Hey guys, I think I'm wanting to switch from trim Tex glue on to t Tex mud on. Does anyone use their mud on bead? My other question is does anyone use those mud applicators that go on your corner box? Is worth while getting 3 or 4 of those (outside offset, bullnose etc) or is is more...
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