The search for "high velocity fastening systems" came about because of the need to repair damaged ships during the World War II. The early power nailers looked like guns with 0.22 calibre charges that provided the power. Pneumatic gun nailer patents were filed in the 1930s and 1940s. Bostitch filed a pneumatic stapler patent in 1955. Paslode filed a patent for a pneumatic tacker in 1959. This article explains where to buy a cordless nailer.
This category of cordless nailers is among the largest owing to the fact that it includes brad nailers, staple nailers and pin nailers. Generally speaking, finish nailers use nails that are specifically meant for the nailer. The nails appear in strips that load into the tool. The brad nailers also known as fire brads are used in cabinet-making. They are also used in installing moulding. Pin nailers fire very fine nails. They are used for very fine finish work as well as precision work. The pneumatic staple guns are used both in construction as well as upholstery. B&Q sells the Ryobi 18-volt nailer stapler. Wickes sells 18-volt power nailer and nails. Travis Perkins sells the Pasloade brand. However, it was not evident which nailers it carried. The company makes cordless finish nailers and staplers. Tool Store UL sells the Pasloade finish nailer and brad gun. Machine Mart sells power nailers by Bostitch, Makita, DeWalt and more.
As the name implies, the roofing nailer is used to attach roofing materials such as shingles (asphalt and wood) as well as shingles and clapboards on houses. Axminister sells its own brandname roofing nailer. HSS Tool Shop sells the Pasloade roofing mailer. B&C Fasteners sells the Max CN450R Coil Roofing Nailer. PVR Direct sells the Bostitch coil roofing nailer.
A framing nailer is the workhorse of cordless nail guns. These nail guns are designed to nail through framing nailers. As any carpenter will tell you, this is one of the most demanding aspects of construction. - Tool Store UK sells Paslode framing nailer. - The Tool Store Direct sells a Bostitch framing nailer. - Axminister sells its own-brand framing nailer. - Dyna Tools sells Hitachi framing nailers. - Kelvin Tools carries Paslode roofing nailers. - Dot Com sells framing nailers and perhaps a store brand (the brand name is not evident).