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Old 08-22-2010, 10:36 PM   #1
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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?


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Old 08-23-2010, 08:14 AM   #2
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bob....I use a hammer. Google "toe nailing framing" for tutorials.


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Old 08-23-2010, 10:45 PM   #3
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Support the board with your toe, hence the word "toenail".
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Use the correct angle for maximum shear:

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