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Old 12-02-2017, 09:13 PM   #46
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I used the nonsegmented 4 HF blade from the 3 pack dry and went slow around and around with some hard porcelain tiles and it did a decent job with lots of dust. It did take a while. Go slow and many passes of shallow grinds. Please use a decent dust mask.
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Old 12-07-2017, 05:25 PM   #47
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Thanks guys. I may try the non segmented one as well. It just seems like the blade keeps bouncing around on it. I may need to clamp it down.
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Old 12-07-2017, 05:30 PM   #48
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It helps to have something like a scrap piece of carpet or foam under the tile to absorb vibrations. Clamping helps. Holding a wet sponge against the blade can reduce chipping. I've never used harbor freight diamond blades, but I bet the diamond content isn't very high which would definitely affect the cutting ability.
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