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Forum topic by TrBlu posted 06-01-2013 04:43 PM 665 views 0 times favorited 6 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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TrBlu

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06-01-2013 04:43 PM

I bought the contents of a shop cabinet this morning, at a tag sale.

What is the application of these nails? I have at least these four sizes.

Thank you.

-- The more I work with wood the more I recognize only God can make something as beautiful as a tree. I hope my humble attempts at this craft do justice by His masterpiece. -- Tim


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cabmaker

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#1 posted 06-01-2013 04:47 PM

Ram set pins

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#2 posted 06-01-2013 04:48 PM

yup, for concrete

-- Improvise.... Adapt...... Overcome!

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#3 posted 06-01-2013 04:54 PM

Thanks guys. I had not thought about that.

Do they need the rubber fins? I have not seen the pins without the fins.

I have a small ramset. All of the pens I have used have had fins on them.

Thanks again.

-- The more I work with wood the more I recognize only God can make something as beautiful as a tree. I hope my humble attempts at this craft do justice by His masterpiece. -- Tim

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#4 posted 06-01-2013 05:09 PM

Different brands have different needs and a different setup.
I haven’t used a Ramset in years, but my last one was a Senco that didn’t need the plastic collars.

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#5 posted 06-01-2013 06:33 PM

Yup, ramset nails.

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#6 posted 06-01-2013 08:13 PM

yep concrete nails…how many time will you find out…lol…hey tim, how are ya

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