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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 Finishing
    OK guys, I think this topic hasn't been discussed properly in the past so I ask everyone to bring at the table their own system from A to Z (eg. what tool(s) you prefer to use, why, how you do it etc.) for all kind of jobs (small and big) have fun writing
  3. Drywall Tools, Supplies and Equipment
    Tapepro have just released a new applicator head unlike anything on the market. The new "Manta Ray" Adjustable Inside Applicator head is designed to apply joint compound to splayed internal angles, prior to fitting corner bead. It features spring loaded wings that provide a range of movement...
  4. 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? :(...
  5. 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...
  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 Finishing
    Using my 3" Columbia for taping. Wondering which size to get for finishing coat. 2" too small?
  8. 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...
  9. Drywall Finishing
    Can you use an angle head on the end of a pole like you would a flusher or do you need to use a box with the flusher.
  10. 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...
  11. 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...
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