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34 degree nails for nail gun

Posted by blueshark (My Page) on
Tue, Feb 15, 11 at 17:58

Hello,

Just bought a new nail gun that uses 34 degree nails. These exact nails seem to be very difficult to find in stores. I read on a review of the product that other nails with close enough angles have been used with success. I have seen 33 degree nails at Rona and similar stores at a good price.

Will 33 degree nails work OK without damaging my nail gun?

Thanks for your help.

Jacques.


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RE: 34 degree nails for nail gun

I'm not going to be able to help you either way, but you should probably post the brand and model# of the gun you bought.


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RE: 34 degree nails for nail gun

My guess that nails designed for the gun would be your best bet. Where are looking? You might need to find a store that caters to the building trades. Does the manufacturer have a list of dealers in your area?


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RE: 34 degree nails for nail gun

I suspect that any nail that's collated in the same way (wire/plastic/paper) that's very close to the right angle will work. Probably the only way to know for sure is to try a strip, so ask in advance if you can return the almost full box.


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