Paslode Nails

Head Types

Round

Conventional nail head shape, best suited to applications requiring higher pullthrough resistance

Nail Head Round

D Head

Offers similar performance to round head nails and enables nails to be collated hard up against each other

Nail Head Type D Head

RounDrive

Allows for tight collation and ensures much greater holding power and pull through resistance

Nail Head Roundrive

Dome

Aesthetically pleasing result, ideal for decking

Nail Head Dome

DekFast®

Gives the look of a small round head nail and offers an aesthetic appearance when counter sunk into treated pine

Nail Head Dekfast

CladFast®

The round offset head allows better holding and offers aesthetic appearance

Nail Head CladFast

T Head

Moderate pull through resistance with limited damage to timber surface

Nail T Head

Finish Head

Very fine head with little damage to timber surface

Nail Finish Head
 

Shank Types

Smooth

The most common shank type, providing excellent holding power in most construction applications

Smooth Shank Nail

Screw/Twist

Requires less driving force than ring shank nails, excellent for hardwood applications such as pallets

Screw Twist Shank Nail

Ring

Requires the greatest driving power and provides superior withdrawal resistancein softwood timbers

Ring Shank Nail
 

Point Types

Diamond

The most common and easiest to drive however may contribute to splitting timbers in some applications

Diamond Point

Blunt Chisel

Almost eliminates timber splitting however not suitable for clinching applications

Blunt Chisel Point

Conical

Designed for penetrating steel, commonly used in steel framing

Conical Point
 

Collation Types

Pro-strip and Rundrive paper tape

Glue/Adhesive

Paslode manufactures their nails from top quality steel. They drive straight and true, regardless of the timber density. The Paslode product design ensures ultra high withdrawal resistance. While the superior collation keeps the nails aligned and firing at speed.

Corrosion Resistance Classes

The Australian Standard for fastener performance
(AS3566) was introduced in 1988, amended in 1990 and ratified in 2002. It currently lists four classes of corrosion resistance.

Class 1   For general interior use where corrosion resistance is of minor importance
Class 2   For general interior use where significant levels of condensation occur
Class 3   For general exterior applications including treated timbers (not suitable for external coastal regions)
Class 4   For external use in marine and moderately severe corrosive environments, generally within 1km from marine surf, although topography and/or strong prevailing winds may extend this distance

Coatings / Finishes

FinishOther NamesDescriptionClass
Bright Bright Steel Un-plated, bright iron with no corrosion protective coating. 1
Copper Copper Flash Thin copper coating generally used for the protection of bright steel staples. 1
Electro Galvanised E/Galv

Electromagnetic Galvanising uses electrolysis to draw zinc and chromate onto the surface of bright steel. The result is a thin galvanised layer with a smooth finish, typically up to 10μm (microns).

2
Mechanical Galvanised M/Galv

Nails are coated with zinc by peening powdered forms of the desired coating onto the surface of the nails.

2
Galvanised      -

Similar to Hot Dipped Galvanising, the zinc coating is applied by immersing a solid continuous wire feed in molten zinc.

3
Armor Galv      -

A corrosion resistant zinc/iron alloy coating with a uniform thickness of 40μm microns. Armor Galv nails are suitable for exterior applications where a traditional HDG or M/Galv fastener is specified.

 
Hot Dipped Galvanised HDG

Nails are dipped into hot melted zinc until a surface layer of minimum 50μm of zinc has been created. The thickness of the zinc layer varies from minimum 50μm to typically around 80μm.

3
Polymer Coated Dip Coated

A functional resin or glue coating is applied to the nail shank to reduce the required nailing power and also to increase the withdrawal resistance of the nail.-

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WHERE TO BUY

FASTENER CHARTS

Cordless Impulse Nails

Nails Compatible with Impulse FrameMaster-Li™ PowerVent

Impulse Value Packs

Product CodeLengthDiameterHeadShank TypeFinishFuel CellsBox Qty
B20544V50mm2.87mmD HeadSmoothBright33000
B20565V50mm2.87mmD HeadSmoothHot Dipped Galv33000
B20546V65mm2.87mmD HeadSmoothBright33000
B20547V75mm3.06mmD HeadSmoothBright33000
B20563V75mm3.06mmD HeadRingBright33000
B20569V75mm3.06mmD HeadSmoothHot Dipped Galv33000
B20548V82mm3.15mmD HeadSmoothBright33000
B20570V82mm3.15mmD HeadSmoothHot Dipped Galv33000
B20550V90mm3.15mmD HeadSmoothBright33000
B20571V90mm3.15mmD HeadSmoothHot Dipped Galv33000

Impulse DekFast® Value Pack

Product CodeLengthDiameterHeadShank TypeFinishFuel CellsBox Qty
B20561V50mm2.87mmDekFast®RingArmor Galv33000
B20562V65mm2.87mmDekFast®RingArmor Galv33000

Impulse Handy Packs

Product CodeLengthDiameterHeadShank TypeFinishFuel CellsBox Qty
B2055250mm2.87mmD HeadSmoothHot Dipped Galv11000
B2055175mm3.06mmD HeadSmoothBright11000
B2055475mm3.06mmD HeadSmoothHot Dipped Galv11000
B2055582mm3.15mmD HeadSmoothHot Dipped Galv11000
B2055090mm3.15mmD HeadSmoothBright11000
B2057190mm3.15mmD HeadSmoothHot Dipped Galv11000

Impulse DekFast® Handy Pack

Product CodeLengthDiameterHeadShank TypeFinishFuel CellsBox Qty
B2055750mm2.87mmDekFast®RingArmor Galv11000
B2055865mm2.87mmDekFast®RingArmor Galv11000