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    Flex giraffe sander for sale

    how much you want for it?
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    Advice.

    Looks like he hasn’t dampened down the substrate before applying the hard wall Also when putting hardwall on its better to apply in two or three layers as it kills the suction and stops it drying out to fast The skim looks like he has left the hardwall to long and the suction has got him...
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    Market Research

    Could this be it?
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    Market Research

    I use a trolly from machine mart £30 can hold a few trowels and 100 kg in weight you can also screw stuff on it if need be
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    Airless plaster on site.

    Thanks zolco for the informative reply Them rates look shocking to me I know a local firm that done airless on a job I tendered for . The top floor was airless and the other 2 floors was skimmed due to the poor quality of application and finish but it was end of winter so inexperience...
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    Airless plaster on site.

    Ok thanks Zolco So more time on preparation and flattening walls Most reskims we do the walls are really bad so not sure how much quicker airless would be Do you think it’s a better system or only on certain jobs?
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    Airless plaster on site.

    Was looking into airless for a couple of full reskims Would you advise against it ? Is it something I could just rent the tools and have a go at without going on a course befog
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    Thistle Pro Pure

    I keep looking for used ones but either looking in the wrong place or they are very rare
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    First time screeder - Advice needed

    What you talking about He is not asking what is a screed
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    Beginning of the end! ???

    I only way 11 stone so a extra two I wouldn’t be able to move lol
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    Beginning of the end! ???

    Yeah I think family life makes a big difference as you get no rest time
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    Beginning of the end! ???

    In the same boat I’m 42 been doing since 17 Speed is slowly going and it’s getting harder mentally and physically I got a few people that work for me so not to bad That’s why so intrested in airless plaster as it looks less demanding on the body
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    Thistle Pro Pure

    Yeah is a big outlay must be looking at near on 6 k for all the stuff Looking for easier ways to work now as getting older
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    Thistle Pro Pure

    Off topic but skimming related Just out of intrest all the guys that went to the airless plaster day how many have used it since?
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    Help needed!

    Could you not smell it as you was putting it on? Cat sh-it stinks , had it before but builder would not get new sand
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