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Old 12-14-2011, 04:55 PM   #16
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They never have depth adjustments, at least Senco or Bosch. The depth is usually controlled by air pressure. I forgot to ask him if he put any gun oil in it then try it with the pressure reduced. They really act up when they get dry.
I've been using the Senco and Dewalt battery units for the last few years. Those have a depth adjustment. I have to check the Bostich pnuematics, but I think you're right, pressure equals depth.

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Old 12-14-2011, 06:06 PM   #17
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Yeah I guess u're right about the kidding. The wood I was using at the time was 1/2 inch pine grooved plywood. It doesn't matter what wood I use whether its base board or pine. I took it apart and didn't see anything that could be fixed or replaced. So I'll just use it for thick wood.
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Old 12-14-2011, 06:12 PM   #18
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Yeah. We've already covered that we know there's no depth adjustment on the safety...
How big is your compressor?
How long/diameter hose?
I know you can replace the piston and head assembly...
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Old 12-14-2011, 06:19 PM   #19
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Next gun see if you can find a used Senco sfn 40---that has an adjustment wheel and will last a life time or two--

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