These days it is quite rare to see mechanics using a hammer to beat in those nails. Everywhere people have started using nail guns and there are a number of good reasons for this. The work is done faster, with much less strain on the user. Nail guns are easy to use and the quality of finished work is also much better. Here is our list of the Top 5 nail guns of 2015.
Bostitch F21PL Framing Nailer:
There is no doubt that this powerhouse is easily the best nail gun in the market right now. It is very versatile and can do any job. Framing, bracing and sheathing can all be done very easily. It is powerful enough for all professional work, but at the same time simple enough for use by amateurs. It is durable, lightweight and comes with a number of useful accessories. The nosepieces come in two types, which allow you to choose between plastic and metal nails.
PORTER-CABLE FR 350B Framing Nailer Gun:
This is definitely one of the best products of Porter-Cable and it clearly shows that good quality tools need not always cost a fortune. The best feature about is the design: it is both ergonomic and lightweight. Even several hours’ use will not affect you. Both 20 and 22 degree nails can be fired by it. This makes the 350B a perfect tool for finishing. There are also two different firing modes to choose from: Contact Actuation Mode and Restrictive.
NuMax SFR 2190 Framing Nailer:
If you are looking for a nail gun that is both inexpensive and high on quality, then this is the one for you. Though it doesn’t have all the features of the costlier models, the SFR 2190 still does a pretty good job. Its body is constructed from die-cast magnesium and hence is quite durable. Framing, sheathing, fencing and a number of other woodworking jobs can be carried out with this. It also comes with a 360 degree exhaust.
DeWalt DWFP12231 Brad Nailer:
DeWalt has been known for making a number of high quality power tools and the DWFP12231 only cements the company’s reputation even further. This nail gun is also made from Magnesium, giving it a strong yet light frame. One advantage with this gun is that you don’t need tools for unjamming or for nail depth adjustment. This makes everything much easier for the user. It is a powerful gun that gives you a lot of power.
Dewalt D51257K Finish Nailer:
Another gem from DeWalt, this is one of the best nailers in the market now. It weighs less than 4 lbs and is lighter than most other units. The biggest advantage is the low profile pad that allows for precise nailing work. It also comes with Sealed Lube Dual Technology that allows you to use the nailer as an oil-free or oil-lubricated unit. That’s not a feature seen in most other nail guns.
There you have it. These are probably the best 5 nail guns available at Air Compressor Spy at the market right now. You cannot go wrong with any of these beautiful machines.