Bosch BNS200-18 18 Gauge Brad Nailer Review
The Bosch BNS200-18 18 gage electric nails are designed to provide fast, accurate work with minimal effort. They have a high torque rating which means they will not only drive through wood but also cut through it easily. Their durability makes them ideal for use in construction or demolition jobs where speed and efficiency are needed.
The Bosch BNS200-18 18 gage electric nails are available in two sizes: 6 ft and 12 ft.
Bosch BNS200-18 18 Gauge Electric Nails Specifications:
Weight – 1 lb (0.45 kg) each nail is 0.5 oz (14 grams).
Each nail weighs approximately 3/4 ounce (120 grams).
Length – 16 inches (40 cm) long
Head Diameter – 7/8 inch (.2 cm) diameter
Nail Head Material – Hardened steel with hardened steel tip
Cap Material – Steel cap with plastic coating
Power Source: AC 110 VAC 50 Hz, 60 Hz, or 220 VAC 100–240 Hz. DC 15–60Hz.
Operating Temperature Range: -10°F (-20°C) to +150°F (+70°C).
Light Output: Less than 1 mW/cm2 at a distance of 2 feet (610mm).
Sound Pressure: less than 70 dB (A) measured at the operator’s ear.
Sound Power: less than 70 dB (A) measured at the operator’s ear.
Weight and size of nail (anvil): 0.5 oz (14 g) each, 0.15 inch (3.81), 0.25 inch (6.35), 0.5 inch (12.7).
Gauge: 18 gauge, 16 gauge, 15 gauge, 14 gauge, 13 gauge, 12 gauge, 11.2 gauge.
Electric Nailer Type: Coil Framing Nailer (Red).
Head Type: Straight or Flush (Flat Head).
Item model number: BNS200-18.
Nail Length: 2 inches (2.5 cm) for 16 and 18 gauge nails. 3.1/2 inches (8 cm) for 15 and 16 gage nails.
1.3 inches (3.3 cm) for 13, 14 and 23 gage nails. 2 inches (5 cm) for 12g nails. 3.15 inches (8 cm) for 11.2g nails.
Magazine Capacity: Comes with a standard load of 50 nails.
Nail Gauge: 16, 18, 15, 14, 13 and 23 gage.
Magazine Type: Removable tray.
Barrel Type: Metal with non-marring rubber grip.
Nails per Magazine: Comes with a standard load of 50 nails.
Accessory Hook: Comes with a standard load of 2 nails.
Magazine Pusher: Comes with a standard load of 1 nail.
Magazine Release: Comes with a standard load of 1 nail.
Plier Type: No need for a separate plier, the BNS200-18 comes with the ability to remove jammed nails by gripping them from the front or back of the gun. The front loading design also allows you to clear misfired nails without difficulty.
Safety Type: No need to keep track of a safety, the BNS200-18 has an integrated safety into the body of the gun.
Warranty: 1 Year Warranty
This tool is one of the best that is on the market right now. It may be a little bit more expensive than some of the other tools it competes with but it is so worth the price. It is both durable and powerful.
It has a longer lasting battery, is much faster than other guns, sturdier and works quietly. It really is an all round good gun to have in your workshop if you are serious about doing some work.
The only real bad with this gun is the price. It is certainly more expensive than some of the other comparable guns on the market. However, this comes with a longer battery life, a faster reload time and it is just better quality in general so you are paying for the extra quality and performance you get out of it.
The Final Verdict
All in all this is a great gun to own if you are doing some work around your house or around the yard. It is much better than any other gun that is on the market. It is durable, long lasting and very high quality.
The price may be a bit high for some people but if you will use it a lot in the future it is well worth the money.
If you are looking to save some money then the other guns on this list will more than meet your needs as far as tasks are concerned. If you want the best though, this is the one to get.
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