Whether you are a DIY enthusiast or a professional, these handy nail guns will prove to be more than useful in turning the hardest tasks into easy, hassle-free jobs. Take your pick from the following ten electric nail guns, which have proven to be the best in 2017.
10. VonHaus 2-in-1 Cordless Brad Nailer and Stapler Kit
The complete DIY toolkit comprises of the VonHaus nailer cum stapler, a 2Ah 18V Li-ion battery, the charger and 200 nails. The cordless nail gun is suited to a variety of materials ranging from thin fabrics to thick wardrobe backing panels. The tool features a smooth action trigger that facilitates quick nail firing at speeds of up to 60 nails per minute.
It is also fitted with a two-stage safety mechanism to prevent accidents. It also allows you to adjust between the single firing mode which offers more precision and the contact firing job that provides the speed needed to take on demanding jobs. It also comes with a depth control wheel to facilitate more accuracy. Its battery charges fully in about 45 minutes.
9. Hyundai HHC2GNK 2-Gallon Electric Air Compressor with Brad Nailer/Stapler
Apart from the vertical style 2-gallon air tank, this 2-in-1 brad nailer also comes with a 25ft recoil air hose and a 7-piece air kit. It is compatible with Hyundai air tools and accessories. Despite the slim, lightweight build of the compressor, it packs impressive power and versatility, making it suitable for both light and moderately heavy DIY jobs.
An ergonomic handle makes it easy to handle and transport, with its angled interface granting you effortless visibility. Other features of the nailer include a quick access utility tray that has been conveniently integrated into its design and a storage pocket on the rear side. It comes with two 25-foot recoil hoses, an 8-piece blow gun kit, a 2-way quick coupler and a thread tape.
8. Porter-Cable PCC792LA 16GA Cordless Straight Finish Nailer Kit
The PCC792LA is a lightweight brad nailer that packs quite an impressive punch. The tool features a well-balanced design that is certainly one of its highlights given that it enhances user comfort and lessens the amount of effort required to handle it. With a 100-nail capacity, the nail gun is well suited to be used for long durations without constantly reloads.
It also runs entirely on battery power, making it not only cost effective but also highly portable. Despite that, its motor is still powerful enough to fire into materials as tough as crown moldings and baseboard. The 16GA straight finish nailer has a length capacity that can be adjusted from 1 inch to 2 inches. Multi-functional dual LED lights illuminate the work space and help to minimize errors.
7. Porter-Cable PCC790LA 18GA Cordless Brad Nailer Kit
Featuring an ergonomic handle and a well-balanced grip, the PCC790LA is built to provide user comfort no matter the position it is held in. The optimal build features a well-placed center of gravity that facilitates fatigue-free handling even when used for long periods of time.
The 18GA brad nailer is entirely powered by a lithium battery. Despite that, its powerful motor can penetrate tough materials easily and in any climatic condition. A multiple tool-free function guarantees user safety and increases productivity significantly. The length capacity of the fastener is adjustable from 5/8 inches to 2 inches. It also has a magazine capacity of 100, a sequential firing mode for organized tasks and a trigger lock to improve user safety.
6. Ryobi ZRP320 One Plus 18GA Cordless Lithium-Ion Brad Nailer
Aside from its highly convenient cordless design, this 18GA nailer comes with the less noisy, more efficient AirStrike™ technology that is faster to set up, less expensive than gas cartridges and air hoses and makes the tool more maneuverable around the work site.
It can drive as many as 1,000 nails on a single charge thanks to its high capacity P108 4Ah Lithium+ battery. The tool is sold separately but is compatible with any 18V One+ battery, giving you the freedom to upgrade from lithium to lithium+. It features an 18-gauge magazine with a capacity of 105 brand nails. Its fastener length ranges from 5/8 inches to 2 inches.
5. NuMax SFN64 16GA Straight Finish Nailer
The NuMax SFN64 is a straight finish nailer that is suited to handle interior fastening tasks including joining furniture and staircases. It is also perfect for exterior finishing jobs thanks to its sufficiently powered motor. Highlights of the 16-gauge nailer include a no-mar tip that will protect your workbench from scuffs and other damaging marks.
It features a lightweight, well-balanced aluminum build that facilitates easy handling and an exhaust that has been conveniently designed to face away from the user. It adjustable depth guide ensures that your work is precisely done every time.
4. Porta-Cable BN200C 18GA Brad Nailer Kit
The resilient magnesium body of the BN200C is perfectly balanced and lightweight to facilitate effortless #handling and use even over extended periods of time. An ergonomic rubber grip serves to enhance comfort.
The innovative build of the brad nailer kit features a detachable non-marring nose tip that also provides tool storage space. A low-nail indicator alerts the user when the tool requires reloading. Its hardened driver blade is more durable and guarantees long lasting service. The complete kit includes the nailer, ¼ inch fitting, a carry case, brad nails and a user manual.
3. Dewalt DC608K 18GA Brad Nailer Kit
The innovative engine design of the DC608K 18-gauge brad nailer allows the tool to work as fast as the user prefers while delivering consistently precise nail penetration into joints of varying thickness and material. Precision is further enhanced by the tool’s sequential operating mode while the bump operating mode serves to speed things up significantly.
It features a straight magazine that is compatible with 18 gauge nails that whose lengths range from 5/8 inches to 2 inches. The tool also allows easy access to the nose section to enable the user to quickly and easily clear jams. The cordless brad nailer kit also features a trip lock-off that prevents accidental discharge.
2. Dewalt DWFP12231 Pneumatic 18GA Brad Nailer Kit
Compatible with easily available 18-gauge nails with lengths ranging from 5/8 inches to 2 inches, the durably built DWFP12231 brad nailer kit promises improved durability with low maintenance requirements thanks to its powerful low maintenance motor that will not stain the work bench.
The easy to use nailer kit features tool-free depth adjustment to facilitate more precise nail driving. Detents ensure that the nail heads are properly set to minimize the chances of inaccurate driving of the nails. The nose is also easy to pry open in order to release jams. The convenient design of the pneumatic nailer includes a rear exhaust that is directed away from the face of the user.
1. WEN 61720 18GA Brad Nailer
The WEN 61720 brad nailer is compatible with brad nails with lengths that vary from inches to 2 inches. It functions at pressures of 60 to 100 PSI and is compatible with a ¼ -inch NPT air inlet fitting. The nailer features a light-weight build that weighs in at just 3lbs. Comfort is further enhanced by an ergonomic rubber grip handle.
It has a magazine capacity of 100 brad nails and a quick release mechanism to facilitate easy jam clearing. The complete kit includes free lubricating oil, adjustment wrenches, and a customized carry case.