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    Came across these, are they cheaper than you can buy? Are they any good?
    The flex, is it a heavy gauge metal, or that thin aluminum crap (if you happen to know)

    https://www.sitebox.ltd.uk/product/C...pe-50mm-x-30m/

    https://www.sitebox.ltd.uk/product/F...pe-50mm-x-90m/

    https://www.sitebox.ltd.uk/product/P...e-50mm-x-150m/

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    The flex looks like stuff we got a year or 2 ago, if it is its the thin aluminium shit.
    Dont know bout the fiba or paper but try this for fiba
    http://www.transtools.co.uk/store/pr...0m-24-box.html

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    yes its the cheap shite

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    USG Sheetrock Flex = 7.20 per roll
    USG Sheetrock Paper Tape = 1.97 per roll
    USG Sheetrock Scrim Tape = 1.62 per roll

    Its top notch gear of course
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    Quote Originally Posted by belmoreboy View Post
    USG Sheetrock Flex = 7.20 per roll
    USG Sheetrock Paper Tape = 1.97 per roll
    USG Sheetrock Scrim Tape = 1.62 per roll

    Its top notch gear of course


    SSSSSSSSSSSSSSwwwwwwwwwwwwweeeeeettttttt

    Plus or minus the Vodka And Tonic

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    Quote Originally Posted by Brian S View Post
    Came across these, are they cheaper than you can buy? Are they any good?
    The flex, is it a heavy gauge metal, or that thin aluminum crap (if you happen to know)

    https://www.sitebox.ltd.uk/product/C...pe-50mm-x-30m/

    https://www.sitebox.ltd.uk/product/F...pe-50mm-x-90m/

    https://www.sitebox.ltd.uk/product/P...e-50mm-x-150m/
    the flex is rubbish brian.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Brian S View Post
    SSSSSSSSSSSSSSwwwwwwwwwwwwweeeeeettttttt

    Plus or minus the Vodka And Tonic
    Brian - put a decent order in and il buy you a whole bottle of vodka hic hic
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    Marcus
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    PS what do the bags of powder weigh

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    Guess what turned up on the delivery today? 10 boxes of flex or should I say tin foil with rizla paper flex.

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    Where did they come from?

    Who's brand?

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    Brian - im sure i could stretch to a tin of tonic !

    All bags weigh 8.1kg
    Main focus is on the readymix although got some stonking prices on the AP Lite compond - will send them through to you Brian - Register on the site to view complete price range for quantity ordering etc

    did it mention the country the flex was manufactured in Goodmanatee? seen some really naff stuff lately coming from all over the globe.
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    487.jpg486.jpgIt's French made with a gyproc sticker on the front. Seems a bit dodge to me.

    Also had some chinese fiba tape, rubbibsh. But did find a chinese bug wrapped up in it.

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    Goodmanatee - that's one of those chinese fiba tapeworms ! lol
    The flex is genuine - but placo stuff comes from france part of the saint gobain group - im guessing they are desperate now due to their f up with the Chinese flex saga - we don't touch the bg flex now due to inconsistency.
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    Very good marcus. Tape worm, like it

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