CONVENIENCE : 23 gauge pins create minimal nail holes for a faster and more professional looking finish
DURABILITY : Aluminum body, magazine, and cylinder for added strength
ERGONOMICS : Lightweight design, soft grip, and slim profile for easy operation
CONTROL : Nail lock-out mechanism protects tool and work surface from nail-less blank fires
INCLUDES : Pneumatic nailer oil, safety glasses, air fitting, no-mar tips (2), hex wrench, tool case
The Makita 23 Gauge Pin Nailer (model AF353) offers an array of features and powerful performance in a compact size. The AF353 has a side, drop-in loading magazine that accepts standard 23 ga. headless pins sized 5/8″, 11/16″, 3/4″, 1″, 1-3/16″, and 1-3/8″. The nail lock-out and red window alerts the user when to reload pins as the 2-finger trigger is used for controlled firing. With a compact size and weighing in at only 2 lbs., the AF353 was engineered for all-day professional use ideal for installing moulding, chair rail, tacking trim, glass retainers to doors, cross pinning dowels & joints, cabinets, paneling, glazed bead, craft work, picture frame assembly, window beading, rattan furniture, and a whole host of other woodworking applications. Additional convenience features include a reversible belt hook that allows the tool to remain close-by, a rear exhaust port that directs exhaust air away from the user and work surface, a built-in air duster that provides convenient air flow to clear your workspace, and 2 removable no-mar tips with sightlines for increased pinning accuracy.
Powerful motor drives standard headless pins sized 5/8″, 11/16″, 3/4″, 1″, 1-3/16″ and 1-3/8″
Aluminum body, magazine and cylinder for strength and durability; weighs only 2 lbs.
Nail lock-out mechanism protects tool and work surface from pin-less blank fires (dry-fires)
Side, drop-in loading magazine holds up to 130 nails for maximum efficiency
Built-in air duster provides convenient air flow to clear work surface
Double, 2-finger trigger for user convenience
Rear exhaust port directs exhaust air away from operator and work surface
Includes two removable no-mar tips with sightlines for increased pinning accuracy; convenient on tool storage
Easy to clear nose for fast and easy nail extraction should a jam occur
Narrow nose design allows easy nailing access to tight areas and angles
Magazine self adjusts to the proper 5/8″, 3/4″, 1″, 1-3/16″ or 1-3/8″ fastener length when loaded
Reversible belt hook allows the tool to remain close
Housing bumpers protect tool and work surface
Integrated rubber soft grip for operator comfort
Ideal for installing moulding, chair rail, tacking trim, glass retainers to doors, cross pinning dowels & joints, cabinets, paneling, glazed bead, craft work, picture frame assembly, window beading, rattan furniture, and a wide variety of other woodworking applications
Minimum recommended air delivery of .8 SCFM @ 90PSI
The Makita U.S.A., Inc. Head Office is located in La Mirada, California, and operates an extensive distribution network located throughout the U.S. The Makita Corporation of America is located in Buford, Georgia, and is part of a global Makita network of ten manufacturing and assembly plants that is the source of Makita products used on job sites around the world. The product development team works closely with engineers on job sites to develop products that exceed the demands of the American contractor. Makita U.S.A., Inc. operates warehouse and distribution facilities in La Mirada and Buford, as well as Mt. Prospect, Illinois and Wilmer, Texas. Buford and Wilmer are also the locations of Makita University, a hands-on educational experience where contractors and dealers can learn the latest technologies, products and applications.