Tool for removing concrete roof/patio coating/material

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Old 08-28-16, 02:11 PM
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Tool for removing concrete roof/patio coating/material

I'm going a small job where we're scraping off what looks like a painted coating that was put over a previous layer of roofing material - the latter looks like cork of some sorts.

We're removing it down to the substrate which is concrete. We've been using scrapers which has been working but it's a tough job.

I wanted to know if a pneumatic scraper or electric oscillating tool would be faster? I imagine the electric oscillating tool wouldn't be as efficient as a pneumatic tool.

I don't have any pictures so I hope my description was clear. Please let me know if it's not.

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Old 08-28-16, 02:17 PM
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Not sure of the volume of material to be removed, but you could buy or rent an SDS hammer and purchase scraping tips. Makes easy work of scraping from a hard surface.
 
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