The Porter-Cable FR350B is a solid model that is easy to use and will get the job done speedily. Its magazine is set at 22 degrees, and while it doesn’t come with a carrying case, it can be hung by its reversible heel hook for storage.
If you’re looking to save some cash without compromising the integrity of your tools, the Valu-Air 9021C has you covered. It’s air-powered and works with standard, 21-degree, round-head nails, so you can fill it up with your brand of choice.
The well-balanced Estwing EFR2190 weighs only 7.9 pounds, and has a low-profile design that fits in between studs and joists with ease. It provides consistent power shot after shot, and comes with a padded bag for secure transport.
The battery-powered DeWalt DCN692B uses a brushless motor to fire in rapid succession. With two operating modes and dual speeds to optimize its drive for a variety of nail lengths, this rugged unit can get work done quickly on any job site.
The AeroPro 9021NS is designed to fire nails from 2 to 3-1/2 inches in length sequentially or on contact with a flip of its mode-selection switch. It works with a wide range of pressures, from 80 to 120 PSI, and can accommodate up to 70 nails at a time.
The Paslode 905600 gives you freedom of movement at any job site, thanks to its battery-powered design that eliminates the need for wires and hoses, which can get in the way in small spaces. It can drive in up to a whopping 9,000 nails per charge.
The pneumatic Numax SFR2190 is ideal for homeowners looking for speed and power on a budget. It can handle any project with ease, and features a dry-fire prevention mechanism, a simple fingertip depth adjustment, and a dual-mode trigger for single or bump-fire operation.
The lightweight Metabo NR90AES1 is equipped with a nonslip grip and is easy to maneuver, which helps minimize hand fatigue on long jobs. It is optimized for reliably effective penetration, even when working with dense materials.
The Bostitch F21PL boasts a rugged housing and is suitable for use by professionals and serious DIYers. For added functionality, it includes an additional nosepiece that’s easy to swap in when you want to use it as a metal connector.
The Freeman PFR3490 offers top-quality features at an affordable price. This 34-degree, full-head model can be used for a variety of applications, and is built to last, with an anodized aluminum cylinder and Teflon O-rings.