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Any benefit shooting pinners in Miters

Posted by chefwong (My Page) on
Wed, Jul 18, 12 at 10:10

Wonky not so flat basement flooring.
Some outside miters were fairly tights,
Others no so.

I plan to caulk the minor gaps (with excess) and gut the excess to create a sharp line on the small gaps. Any benefits on shooting a couple of pinners in it. I've done pinners/glu on crown but the crown has always been tight to each other


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RE: Any benefit shooting pinners in Miters

Outside miters in flooring makes no sense. I take it, then, that maybe you mean baseboard?
18 ga. brads are more likely to have an effect than 21 or 23 ga. pins.
Casey


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RE: Any benefit shooting pinners in Miters

So the outside miters don't meet up because the floor is not level? I would recut the miters (maybe on a slight angle, too) to get them to meet more tightly. Little bit of trial and error. Glue and nail, then caulk the wall gaps.


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