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Old 04-08-2008, 08:10 PM   #1
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Locating Drywall Screws/Nails in Existing Ceiling/Wall


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I have a bulkhead I want to take down without creating too much dust or disturbing the texture coat on it (asbestos). I would like to locate the nails/screws, pop them off and take the drywall down whole if I can. Any neat way to do this? Magnetic drywall screw/nail finder thingamahoowee? Thanks.

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I use a product called Wizard. It detects metal in wood. It comes in various sizes. It should get you close to the screws.
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This is the tool that Ron is referring to: http://wizarddetectors.com/metaldt.cfm
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Thanks. I'll try and "locate" one.
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