Old 08-17-2007, 08:17 PM
SuperT's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: Canada
Posts: 22
Default Laying the floor in SSM, ON

Today I went out to camp and started laying the floor with 2" of Mineral Board and the Herringbone pattern. I am going to try and rent a wet saw tomorrow because the $20 diamond blade I bought didn't go far on the round parts for the floor.

More updates coming

Last edited by SuperT; 08-17-2007 at 08:33 PM.
Reply With Quote
Old 08-18-2007, 11:02 AM
jengineer's Avatar
Master Builder
Join Date: Aug 2005
Location: Garden-A, South California
Posts: 572
Default Re: Laying the floor in SSM, ON

You didn't her it from me but I heard of one Italian that used a 4 inch grinder with a diamond blade and Jerry rigged a small pump to the blade. Voila a poor mans wet saw. The grinder was not certified for water use so he put some shrink wrap around part of it to lesson the chance of electrocution, He doesn't think it helped much. He then wore the typical face shield mask and used rubber gloves. The wife was out of town, he is still alive and you didn't hear it from me.

rent a saw, it may be healthier
Reply With Quote
Old 08-19-2007, 10:49 AM
SuperT's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: Canada
Posts: 22
Default Re: Laying the floor in SSM, ON

I went to Home Depot (OK it doesn't suck for some things) and rented and MK? Wet saw...OK I could go into business with that thing...totally awesome but ran me $148 for a day and a half. I am going to rent it for one more day and finish up. Got the floor and 5 courses done on Sat and Sunday morning.

I think I am on the right track and will post a few pics soon.

Reply With Quote

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Laying bricks near dome top Hendo Pompeii Oven Construction 4 05-19-2007 06:55 AM
dumb question about laying the cooking surface firepie Pompeii Oven Construction 2 06-05-2006 01:32 PM

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 03:40 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Copyright ©2000 - 2015, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0
2006/10 Forno Bravo, LLC