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Bob Bodnar 08-22-2010 11:36 PM

Best way to toe-nail studs
 
What the best way to toe nail studs without a nail gun?
Is it a good idea to predrill the nail holes?

12penny 08-23-2010 09:14 AM

bob....I use a hammer. Google "toe nailing framing" for tutorials.

KennMacMoragh 08-23-2010 11:45 PM

Support the board with your toe, hence the word "toenail".

Gary in WA 08-24-2010 02:25 PM

Use the correct angle for maximum shear: http://books.google.com/books?id=_CP...age&q=&f=false

Be safe, Gary


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