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Old 09-16-2008, 05:31 AM   #16
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How to cut styrofoam insulation


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Oh, I have another question with regards to nailing the furring strips to the house.......as stated earlier I am attaching the furring strips over a stuccoed house.....

I have a Bostich framing nailer and a small compressor that goes to around 90psi......now when I tried to attached the fulling strips(1 3/4 x 1 1/2) with the Nailer the nails went through the strip but not through the stucco and into the 2 x4, instead they bent up......

Any suggestions how I can solve this problem.......
Glue and steel cut nails ( masonry Nails )

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Oh, I have another question with regards to nailing the furring strips to the house.......as stated earlier I am attaching the furring strips over a stuccoed house.....

I have a Bostich framing nailer and a small compressor that goes to around 90psi......now when I tried to attached the fulling strips(1 3/4 x 1 1/2) with the Nailer the nails went through the strip but not through the stucco and into the 2 x4, instead they bent up......

Any suggestions how I can solve this problem.......
You may consider drilling through the stucco or use explosive fasteners!

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