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Review9.0(out of 10)
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DeWalt DWFP2350K 23-gauge Pin Nailer Review

The DeWalt DWFP2350K 23-gauge pin nailer is an exceptionally well-designed pinner that easily installs finer workpieces while eliminating the need to fill nail holes. It’s also great for attaching small trim pieces and reducing the amount of touchup required before painting. I’ve put the finishing touches on several projects with it and found it easy […]

Review8.7(out of 10)
Hitachi 18V Brushless 23 Gauge Pin Nailer

Hitachi Cordless Pin Nailer: 18V Brushless NP18DSAL

We spend a lot of time using powerful nailers for “big work,” like framing and roofing. But smaller nailers provide the finishing touches that show our clients the wow factor. For (almost) all intents and purposes, an 18-gauge finish or brad nailer is appropriate for trim. Today we’ve got the new Hitachi Cordless Pin Nailer, more […]

Makita Cordless Pin Nailer: XTP02 23-Gauge 18V LXT

Makita Cordless Pin Nailer: XTP02 23-Gauge 18V LXT

Nailers are a growing class within the cordless tool sector. Starting on the finish side, they’re branching out into framing and flooring with some whispers about cordless roofing nailers coming. Some of the first 12V models are showing up as well. But what hasn’t been as big of a push is the cordless pin nailer. […]

Review8.5(out of 10)
Ryobi Cordless Pin Nailer P318 Review

Ryobi Cordless Pin Nailer: P318 23-Gauge Airstrike Incoming

Ryobi cordless pin nailer – it’s probably the easiest to make from a power standpoint, yet a class that isn’t widespread in the cordless sector. But for woodworkers and carpenters securing more delicate pieces, it’s a must-have tool. The Ryobi P318 enters the race as part of the AirStrike system of cordless nailers. It moves in […]

Makita 12V CXT Pin Nailer

Makita 12V Max CXT Pin Nailer

New to the Makita cordless 12V platform, the Makita 12V Max CXT Pin Nailer offers a hose-free solution to finish and trim work. This pin nailer comes with a Makita 12V CXT 2.0 Ah battery.  It can fire 1,250 pins on a charge and can drive six different lengths of 23-gauge pins. The 12V edition of the […]