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Author Topic: Staple guns for frames and nail guns for Supers whats the best?  (Read 6672 times)
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« Reply #20 on: August 31, 2012, 12:08:08 AM »

yup, thats how its done.  I think Im going to build a 50 frame jig next. lol Only thing I do different is shove a roofing nail between the depth adjuster and the gun which disables the safety. you can hover the gun and pull trigger and nail down the line as fast as you want to move.
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« Reply #21 on: August 31, 2012, 09:20:35 AM »

Bee curious, The shorter jig works well too just doesn't hold the end bars quite as securely. It will handle medium frame too!

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« Reply #22 on: August 31, 2012, 02:19:58 PM »

See what happens when you dig up an old thread, more info and cool videos!  Love the jig scott... gonna have to make one.

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« Reply #23 on: August 31, 2012, 04:44:41 PM »

Doug, still staple and glue all my boxes.


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« Reply #24 on: January 24, 2013, 05:08:50 AM »

there are many out in the market , but it's one that suits to your need and carry the tasks you want from. Bostich electric stapler has many features which would sure may fulfill you needs to do this job !
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« Reply #25 on: January 24, 2013, 08:28:50 AM »

in the real world i work with carpenters a lot so i use paslode impulse guns.
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« Reply #26 on: January 24, 2013, 09:30:46 AM »

I  use the 1" and 1 1/2" staples also with glue.  Already had a 1" Dewalt air stapler and got a Hitachi 1 1/2" air stapler.  If you check around some times you can get a pretty good deal on them.  Best to my memory I got the Dewalt for 65 and the Hitachi for 75, anyway good luck to you all.



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« Reply #27 on: January 24, 2013, 05:20:29 PM »

Using reconditioned Hitachi N 36804AB3 shooting 5/8", 1" & 1-1/2" 1/4 crown porter cable staples, just finished up 3k foundationaless frames and will begin working on a few medium 8 frame boxes.
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« Reply #28 on: January 24, 2013, 07:44:49 PM »

Scooter, did you get it from CPO.  That is where I got mine, it wasn't reconditioned, it was an opened box.




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« Reply #29 on: January 24, 2013, 09:41:09 PM »

i'm a carpenter & already had a framing gun, 2 trim guns, a brad gun, & a staple gun. all are Sencos. my original reason for buying senco was that they have a luggage type latch that opens the nose for clearing jammed nails. most others require disassembly. all guns sooner or later will jam now & again. i find my guns have fewer problems when i buy senco brand nails instead og generic nails. also an oil type compressor will outlive the oil-less types like the porter cable units sold on the big box stores. BUT if all you are using it for is to build hives an oil-less compressor should last a long time. my compressor is used almost daily.

IMHO best quality tool for a brad gun, & a staple gun are Sencos.



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