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Old 12-11-2017, 08:17 PM   #16
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I have seen MDF used for those bulkheads drops and painted instead of drywalled. Caulk the joints. Done.
That's a finish carpenters trick, not so pretty with a framing gun.
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Old 12-11-2017, 08:21 PM   #17
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Works with my 16 gauge nailer pretty well.

Also, break the edges with a roundover or chamfer bit to spice it up a little.
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Old 12-18-2017, 01:59 AM   #18
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What kind of nails should I use? I already have a powder actuated nail gun (https://www.homedepot.com/p/Ramset-M...0088/202046595).
It's been a long time, but the nails don't have to be real long and the shots are colour coded for what you are using them for.
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