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Evening all. I hope you are all well. I am having an issue where I cannot cut a tile straight. The start and end of the cuts breaks off diagonally. Please see image attached. I am cutting 10mm porcelain tiles. Could someone also tell me how to set the height of the wheel for the thickness of...
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Hi folks, After some advice. I don't do loads of tiling but do a few bathrooms here and there. I can't justify spending hundreds on a wet cutter, but I need to get a semi decent one, ideally £120-£150 or something like that. (which is probably a bit of a contradiction haha). Just wondered if...
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hi all i have a sigma 3dm ,and it is cutting 2/3mm out on straight cuts of 90cm,everything seems ok and working well,is there something i can do,or adjust its been a top tool up untill now.. anyone had this happen. cheers
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Hi, can anyone recommend a manual tile cutter for 1200 x 600 tiles, thanks
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which do you prefer? not bothered about the make, just if you think a mono is better than a dual or vice versa:thumbsup:
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Seen a video on instagram of the new Sigma 4 cutters but didn’t quite show them close Up and the difference from the 3 series. I think it’s to do with the way the breaking system works within the handle. Has anyone had a go or seen them at trade days.. ?
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On large format are alot of you using angle grinders (anyone use the monolit guide? Plus using a good extractor) Or the wet circular saw or now you having to carry about 1200mm wet cutter?
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Hi, Looking at tile cutters and think I have settles on Sigma. Question is there's push and pull, does it really matter? Ergonomics? Power you can use to cut? Repetitive strain? Many thanks in advance
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good evening chaps, my rubi ts 60 (not a plus) is not breaking the tile as it should. the breaker seems to move upwards before pushing down and the downwards motion is not completed before the lever arm hits the tile. does this make sense? the lever does not spring back, it seems the lever, not...
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Best tile cutter you have used for cutting 1200 x 1200 Porcelain floor tiles ?
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Hi Gents, I've got two cutters, a TS-40 and a TS-60, along with a wet saw. However I'm finding that the they both struggle with Porc, especially on the last job, (RAK ceramics Lounge Beige unpolished). So I did pretty much all of the cutting on the Dewalt, but even this was causing me issues as...
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Good Morning,new member here, been in the game 25 years, but never too old to learn stuff. I had no idea about this cutter, I can't find any independent reviews, I went to order it yesterday from PTT and they are out of stock, the other place that stocks it are also out of stock, but do have a...
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Hi, has anyone out there used a ergo tile cutter from Topps? Or the newish model of battipav super pro evo? If so what do u think? Need to buy new cutter and the super pro has caught my eye but also interested to hear anyone who has used the ergo due to the cheap price of it!
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Hi all. New to the forum. Transferring my skills from DIY to making tiling a profession. What wet tile cutters do people recommend for of course heavy duty use ? Thanks in advance
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Hi Guys, First time tiler here part way through tiling my bathroom. I purchased a Sigma Series 3 Max tile cutter which at first made an amazing cut, it was almost perfect, however after about 20 cuts i am now getting jagged edges on my tiles and chips every so often. Unless a chip occurs the...
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Hi, new to forum but tiled a few DIY jobs for friends and family over the years. Can anyone recommend a cutter - either wet or dry that will give me a clean cut on 20mm porcelain slabs? I was initially thinking of going with a Rubi Evo 650 with a decent blade or the Vitrex bridge saw both...
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Hello all, I have just bought a Sigma 3P3M Max 100cm tiler cutter to cut some large 330 x 1000 Bernini Marble effect wall tile from tile mountain. They are ceramic and are 9mm thick. I would expect this cutter to eat this up for dinner but I can't get a clean cut. I have a couple of smaller...
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Hi guys, I know there are plenty of threads on Sigma tile cutters, but I can’t work out which one would be best for me... so just after some advice. In the past I’ve used a Rubi TS50, and more recently a big clinker 2 (don’t laugh). But that’s now had it, so am gonna spend more for a cutter...
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Hi all I was wondering if anyone could get me any advice on which tile cutter to go for please 🤞 I have been pondering for a while to buy myself a large tile cutter as the tiles keeps getting larger by the year I am torn between the Rubi slim system with a breaker or maybe a Razor 63” or any...
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Could someone on here let me know what model number the scoring wheel is for this machine. I keep getting sent the wheels for a kera cutter. These are the same 12mm size but fatter. I need the skinnier 12mm. Thank you in advance as i know someone on here will know Cheers
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Currently using a TS 700 and its not cutting it (no pun intended ) lol with Strong tiles any suggestions on a upgrade
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Just ordered a Sigma 3b4m Max cutter. Was toying with a Montolit Masterpiuma but don’t hear of many complaints about the Sigmas and spares availability ‘seems’ to be better. Interested to know how many owners turn the handle around so they’re cutting towards the measuring guide and how many...
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Hi all, just like I wrote in the introduction I’ve been lurking in this forum for quite some time trying to learn as much as I could with out asking questions. I’ve always used a big box store cutter and for my needs it’s worked well. We just bought a new house and I’ve asked the builder to...
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my trusty old wickes wet tile cutter never got returned last time i lent it out. but only cost me £30ish iirc...and was over 15 years old... it was far from perfect, but did a job. as i've still got a fair bit of DIY tiling in front of me :D i'd like something a little better at the job where...
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Hi all was wondering can I get some advice.im looking to buy a montolit tile cutter but not sure best size.i don’t want to small but at same time not too big.whats the most popular tiles size these days...thanks guys
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I searched but did not find an answer. I been advised to get a wet tile cutter, I plan to cut 10x30cm ceramic tiles , maybe about 40 tiles will need cutting, to go up against a vanity unit and the door frame , and 1 set across the back of the room, so a mitre would be good for those tiles I...
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Having recently bought some non-slip floor tiles for my kennels http://media.cermix.com/media/pdf/carrelages/catalogue/Armada%202017.pdf my hubby is in the process of laying them (lockdown means we can't get anyone in to do it and he's already done quite a bit of tiling for me!!). However he's...
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Hi all need a new cutter disc for my small grinder is the montolit txh115 superior to ATS turbo diamond blade for cutting 20mm porcelain just going to order thought get second opinion many thanks
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Hi guy's go easy in a newbie here 1st post I live in a council house and have decided to lay tiles 9mm ceramic in the kitchen as I will be wasting my time and money on a council property I still would like it to be tidy. This is a one time job only so I have to buy a cutter at least 600mm long...
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Already possess Rubi TX700N but it's very unwieldy in small spaces and for slicing small tiles. Looking for good quality smaller cutter (not Pocket40 though since the cutter assembly housing seems to be very flimsy). I DID originally get "advice" directly from a Rubi rep visiting my local tile...
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what is the size of the bearing in the handle of the Sigma tile cutter 3B4
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Which handle do people find the best on a sigma tile cutter? The klick knock or the max handle. Thanks
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Hello, I have a Sigma 66cms 2B3 tile cutter (I normally do small jobs, standard size tiles) but found difficult cutting a specific porcelain tile last week ( 80 x 24cms, about 11mm thick, cuts not straight or shipping on some when cutting the length), no issue with any ceramic tiles I have come...
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Hi everyone , Looking to replace my old wet cutter and I can’t decide between the Norton cilpper tt200em or the vitrex power pro 750. Was wondering which machine chucks out less water and also which would be easier to clean.
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Hi everyone. I'm looking to buy a manual tile cutter for occasional tiling jobs that i need to do at work. Mainly ceramic tiles, nothing too posh really. Thinking about Sigma brand to give it a try, but something up to £200. What's my best option. Appreciate your comments. Cheers
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Hi as the title says, what would everyone recommend as a good tile cutter for someone just starting out? Many thanks
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Hi guys, been a keen reader of the forum for a few weeks now. Getting ready for a DIY bathroom attempt. I have roughly 20m2 of floor/wall to do in the same tile, 8mm porcelain 450 x 450. I was intending to do the straight cuts on a manual cutter and any tricky bits using a decent blade on a...
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Hi Folks, Could somebody please point me in the right direction as to what they consider the best hole cutters/ drill bits are for porcelain tiles please. I seem to be throwing good money to bad on what I’m buying !! 😡
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Hi all, I've tried cutting my first porcelain floor tile with the sigma cutter - it failed miserably. I've got a bucket full of curved cuts from a single 600x600 porcelanosa VENIS tile. Maybe 2 cuts oout of the 10 I tried worked. Before I go and hire a bridge saw for the weekend, have any of...
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