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12vman

03:26AM | 11/14/02
Member Since: 11/13/02
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I was looking for opinions on which of these two nailers is better. I have heard that Round Heads have a large shank, thus giving them more strength. I have also heard that a Clipped Head Nailer is a little smaller and works better in tight places. I would welcome any comments on this post.

Thanks,
-12vman

Mustang

02:03PM | 11/14/02
Member Since: 01/22/02
101 lifetime posts
Not much decision in my mind--Round Head only!! Many codes around the country don't allow clipped head nails. Get the round head nailer you can't go wrong.

mini me

04:28PM | 12/10/02
Member Since: 12/09/02
66 lifetime posts
i would agree that the full round head nailer would be the safest bet as many codes are beginning to require it...however...they both use the same thickness of nail...the difference in the head size just allows more nails to fit in the magazine of a clipped head nailer...both guns are the same size they just have a different shaped firing piston and different number of nails per clip
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