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Forum: Professionals' Hangout 08-09-2017, 03:29 PM
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Posted By MICK1
Also for future references. The reusable straps...

Also for future references. The reusable straps are made for the professionals, as it require to work clean and experience installing tiles. The one piece strap is more commonly use especially for...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 08-09-2017, 03:20 PM
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Posted By MICK1
I'm still around... Paul the setting tool...

I'm still around...

Paul the setting tool qualify for a replacement the handle should not break like that, no worries. Please send me shipping address.

Thank you

Mick.
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 09-26-2016, 10:03 AM
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Posted By MICK1
Kevin, we will have a reward program. In the...

Kevin, we will have a reward program. In the meantime if you can recycle or use em as u said as shims and spacers. The one piece strap work differently then the reusable. For the reusable to work...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 09-05-2016, 01:12 PM
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Posted By MICK1
No, as they are plastic and not stainless,as the...

No, as they are plastic and not stainless,as the reusable strap.
The one piece straps are made of a mix of plastic and design, that allow the strap to come loose even with some residue around it....
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 01-21-2016, 03:30 PM
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Posted By MICK1
Hi Dan, My apologies for the late reply. As...

Hi Dan,

My apologies for the late reply. As John mentioned, make sure that all three pins are attached and snapped in place when assembly of the strap. The setting tool exercise a lot of force...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 08-08-2015, 08:31 PM
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Posted By MICK1
It was great to see everybody. Thank you Marge...

It was great to see everybody. Thank you Marge and Crossville for making it happen! It was a bummer that Joe, Jeff, Cain and John could not make it, but there is always next year ��
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 07-29-2015, 10:16 AM
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Posted By MICK1
This are the shirts. Each participant will also...

This are the shirts. Each participant will also receive a MLT mini kit for the install of thin tiles 😊
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 05-23-2015, 12:01 PM
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Posted By MICK1
Anybody that attend this training, please send...

Anybody that attend this training, please send your t shirt sizes to Marge as soon as you can. Thank you.
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 05-16-2015, 09:44 AM
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Posted By MICK1
Nice video and correct use of The MLT system.

Nice video and correct use of The MLT system.
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 05-07-2015, 05:47 PM
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Posted By MICK1
Tiles flat? Porcelain plates are plenty strong to...

Tiles flat? Porcelain plates are plenty strong to set 24x24. You may want to mix the mortar on the more wetter side as long your ridges of the trowel hold up their ridges, get it as close you would...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 05-07-2015, 03:24 PM
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Posted By MICK1
Hi Paul, Did you made sure that all three...

Hi Paul,

Did you made sure that all three pins of the bottom plates were engaged? The key holes have to be aligned, inserted and then snapped upward. The bottom plate breaking point is around 40...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 05-06-2015, 05:29 PM
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Posted By MICK1
Looking good as always, Brian:tup2::tup2:

Looking good as always, Brian:tup2::tup2:
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 05-03-2015, 09:26 AM
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Posted By MICK1
Good morning, Adam. The stone plate will...

Good morning, Adam.

The stone plate will allow you to get the tile in plane on top if they are ungaged, the max variance is 3/32".

Cheers,
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 05-02-2015, 07:20 AM
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Posted By MICK1
Hi Adam, The strap is a little thicker then...

Hi Adam,

The strap is a little thicker then 1/16, I would NOT go as tight as 1/64 on floors and walls as it could create issue in the future and also hinder the removal if your joint are not...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 05-01-2015, 08:47 PM
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Posted By MICK1
Stone plates are little stronger then the...

Stone plates are little stronger then the porcelain and perform different. You will be pretty much at the limit with 5/8 material. Again the 1/64" is not meant to be used on floors or walls, only...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 05-01-2015, 12:44 PM
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Posted By MICK1
good Day to you ,Adam. With thicker tiles...

good Day to you ,Adam.

With thicker tiles then 3/8 and tight joint you want to make sure of four things:

1) Keep your joint very clean from thinset

2) Remove straps as soon setting material...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 03-27-2015, 08:36 AM
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Posted By MICK1
Good Morning, Charles. The benefit of the...

Good Morning, Charles.

The benefit of the MLT system are as follows:

Disengage able cap for the cleaning of grout joints, especially important for stone work and thin tile.

Reusable strap...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 02-10-2015, 10:52 AM
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Posted By MICK1
Hi Jacques, You can visit the...

Hi Jacques,

You can visit the stonetooling.com website and also Tiletool.com. We have some Locations in Canada that stock MLT. Kent at Russo Trading can help you locate one near you I hope. Both...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 01-15-2015, 07:52 PM
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Posted By MICK1
Hi David, Make sure that all the three pins...

Hi David,

Make sure that all the three pins on the bottom plate are fully engaged with the key holes of stainless steel part of the straps. Align, insert and then pull or engage the bottom plate...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 01-01-2015, 11:04 AM
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Posted By MICK1
Kevin, Cirque Terre are beautiful places...

Kevin,

Cirque Terre are beautiful places and so most of the Italian Riviera, I'm glad you had the chance to experience it.

MLT factory is near Florence, about 2 1/2 hr drive from the Italian...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 12-28-2014, 06:59 PM
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Posted By MICK1
Mick1

Jerry, I believe Stone Tooling, Tile tools.com and MidAmerica tiles offer discounts for the JB forum members.
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 12-26-2014, 04:24 PM
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Posted By MICK1
Mick1

It seem pretty good priced to me. If you have hard time removing strap, just slide cap off, engaged the tool with strap and gently rock back and forth in the direction of grout joint. The strap will...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 12-26-2014, 02:15 PM
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Posted By MICK1
Jim, I believe on the basic kit, you can ask them...

Jim, I believe on the basic kit, you can ask them to insert the bottom plates of your liking. Also, you can always resell the system after you are done with it.
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 09-10-2014, 05:44 PM
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Views: 247,665
Posted By MICK1
You are welcome, Jon. Looks flat!!! ...

You are welcome, Jon.

Looks flat!!!

Mick.
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 08-24-2014, 11:58 AM
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Posted By MICK1
The Pearl Bridge saw VX/RS. Best bridge saw money...

The Pearl Bridge saw VX/RS. Best bridge saw money can buy. Never adjust it in all the 5 years i owned one.:tup2::tup2: Regular 5/8 arbor and extremely well built.
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