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Old 03-08-2013, 06:42 PM   #1
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MLT Systems (Tile Leveling System)

I guess you can see the little birdie got out of its cage.
he should be flying to your area soon. I hope I get my box tomorrow

there is a lot this new leveling system has to offer and we can start
the discussion now.

as John Bridge said, "it will change the game".

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Old 03-08-2013, 06:50 PM   #2
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I said that?

You sure you got them pointin' the right direction, Brian?

I guess since the birdie is out, I can point out that the only part of that system that is not reusable is the little foot thingee that remains under the tiles when you're finished. The caps and the straps are reusable. Saves more dinero and allows for several different styles of foot thingee for different kinds of tile.

I just wish the little birdie would come by and remind me what the less technical name for the little foot thingees is.
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the only part of that system that is not reusable is the little foot thingee that remains under the tiles when you're finished. The caps and the straps are reusable.
yeah I like that also. less waste and cheaper too
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Old 03-08-2013, 07:06 PM   #4
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Brian , what is the thickness of the strap ?
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Other than the strap being reusable, what's the difference between this and TLS? Also, who makes this, and where?
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what is the thickness of the strap ?
strap thickness is 1/64
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I just wish the little birdie would come by and remind me what
the less technical name for the little foot thingees is.
they are called "plates"
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That's great, Brian .

The system should be called ALT -- Alien Leveling Towers --
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Dang thats pretty neet. How does that work for the strap to be reusable. Anybody got a demonstration video?
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Actually should be called Tile Flattening System. Ain't gonna level your tiles unless your subfloor happens to be level, eh?
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Brian , are the towers putting presure gradually , from the edges towards the center , depending on the fragility and solidity of the material -- tile ,stone , glass , etc.. -- ?
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How does that work for the strap to be reusable.
the straps attach to the bottom plate and you break it off the next day once the tile has set. so the straps and caps are reusable.

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are the towers putting presure gradually , from the edges towards the center , depending on the fragility and solidity of the material -- tile ,stone , glass , etc.. -- ?
that I dont know, maybe someone can elaborate. I do know the caps have a soft spacer to put at the bottom to protect soft natural stones from possible scratching. *as you can see at the bottom of the yellow cap.
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Pretty cool! Looks like it will have the least amount of waste of any system. Hopefully that will reflect on the price.
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