2" 18 Gauge Brad Nailer Metabo HPT (NT50AE2)

Highlights of the 18-Gauge Brad Nailer

  • Rated Pro Preferred for nailers for 6 years running
  • Accepts 5/8" up to 2" 18-Gauge brad nails
  • Lightweight: Only 2.2 lbs, for easy all day use
  • Depth of drive dial: Easily adjust the drive depth for a professional finish

The NT50AE2 2" 18-Gauge Brad Nailer is ideal for trim work, furniture building and other finish applications. It accepts finish nails from 5/8" in length up to 2". With a lightweight economical design, this brad nailer engineered for the toughest jobs.
  • Rated the Pro Preferred nailer for 6 years running (2014 - 2019) by Builder and Developer Magazine
  • Watch the Hitachi Tool Corner Video for this brad nailer to learn more!
  • Covered by Metabo HPT's Professional 5-Year Tool Warranty
  • Same Tools, New Name. Metabo HPT is the new brand name for Koki Holdings America-formerly part of the Hitachi Group.
  • Accepts 5/8" up to 2" 18-Gauge fasteners
  • Selective Actuation allows the user to select bump fire or contact fire modes with the simple flip of a switch
  • At only 2.2 lbs, this brad nailer is lightweight & well-balanced making it easy to use all day long
  • Elastomer grip adds comfort and prevents slippage
  • Visual nail reload indicator, located on the magazine, alerts the user when nail quantities are low so that blank drives are avoided
  • Tool-less, easy to clear nose for quick and simple nail extraction should a nail jam during use
  • Engineered with the safety behind the narrow nose piece and a short center height allows for nail placement in hard to reach areas and corners
  • Depth of drive dial allows the user to easily adjust the drive depth for a professional finish
  • No-mar tip on the nose protects the work piece from unintended markings
  • 360 Degree adjustable exhaust port keeps dust, debris and oil off the finish project
  • Lightweight aluminum body and composite magazine provide a tool that reduces user fatigue    
  • Compliant with safety standards for pneumatic nailers in the United States
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  • Safety Glasses
  • Air Fitting
  • No-Mar Tip
  • Hex Bar Wrenches
  • Carrying Case