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I'm not new to building model  tanks, planes, but new to tall wooden ships.  I have ordeedr several books and ready-mades to see what I can do.  So far I'm tied up reparing and upating the models sent to me.  I' would like to know if there is a nail nailer that takes more than just one size hobby nail.head.

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Amati makes one that has an add-on tube available for small nails.

They also have some very fine nails available.

 

You will still need to predrill at least part way, and also give it a final tap with a hammer to set it.

 

So far, I am liking this device

 

(Obtained the nailer and fine nails (pins) from Cornwall Model Boats.  Shipping is very reasonable for small packets.)

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  • 8 months later...

Hi Nirvana, as Brian says your's looks a good profiler.  I also have made good use of one; it is metal but is a little "stiff" and takes a bit of mucking around pushing individual needles to get the best contour.  Your's appears to have a tensioning knob on the ends?  If it does, where did you get it please?

 

cheers

 

Pat

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