Paslode S200-S16 Framing Stapler Review Introduction: The Paslode S200 S16 is a pneumatic driven stapler designed to increase speed and productivity when framing. The gun drives 16 gauge staples from ¾ inch to 2 inches long. It is a ½ inch crown air powered stapler that is light weight and just the right fastener for vinyl siding, insulation, soft wall sheathing, roof sheathing and floor decking. It is a top loading stapler and holds two strips of staples.
Being compact in size, it is a convenient tool to bring around the construction site or use around the home. The Paslode S200 is just right for everyday use and is rugged enough to stand up to such wear and tear. Professional contractors, as well as the weekend do it yourself warrior, find it a useful fastener, as it fulfills multiple needs.
Paslode S200-S16 Framing Stapler Technical Details
- Power source: air powered
- Stapler type: Pneumatic
- Operating pressure: 80 to 120 psi
- Air required: 100 psi
- Weight: 4.9 pounds
- Length: 12 inches
- Width: 4.5 inches
- Height: 10.75 inches
- Staple length: ¾” to 2”
- Payload: 150, double strip
- Staple load type: top load magazine style
- Features nail lock
Paslode S200-S16 Framing Stapler Review
The Paslode S200 is a work horse when it comes to performing framing work. The Paslode S200 shoots 12 staples per second and with the 150 staple, two magazine capacity, there is sufficient capacity to performing stapling events and make the project easy to complete in a timely manner. The improved bumper geometry was designed for consistent low pressure return during rapid fire stapling that avoids the staple double jumping, impeding the flow of the work.
The upper piston has been redesigned to eliminate the valves from experiencing seizure under adverse conditions such as humidity, high heat and excessive dust. The stapler is designed with comfort in mind. The well balanced design reduces arm and hand fatigue during marathon stapling sessions, allowing the user to exert consistent production. The handle is designed with a soft grip and it’s contoured to better fit the user’s hand comfortably and reduce carpal tunnel syndrome.
The nose of the stapler has a clear zone making it easier to clear out jams quickly and with little down time. The top load feature is ideal for quick load maneuvers.
The magazine is a slide out, end loaded compartment that is easy to open with one hand. The magazine slides in and the end cap is secured with a twist of bolt. The magazine compartment is durable and will stand up to the wear and tear of constant staple loading. The magazine protects the staples from damage and clean from dirt and grime.
The Paslode s200-s16 framing nailer is suitable for everyday use and its rugged construction assures the user of a long and productive life.
The Paslode s200-s16 framing nailer works with a 3 gallon compressor as efficiently as it does with a 30 gallon compressor. The staple gun is also equipped with a male quick connector, twist on connection with a pressure removal connector. It is important to use only the prescribed connections and tubing when operating the nail gun.
A final Comments about Paslode S200-S16 Framing Stapler
The Paslode s200-s16 framing nailer is an alternative to using a nailing gun, when nails are not necessary. The staple gun is light weight, making it comfortable to use and is air powered to give the staples the punch they need to fire and penetrate accurately.
The contoured handle and soft grip offers a great deal of comfort and minimizes arm, shoulder and hand fatigue. The staple magazine opens and closes easily, making it quick and easy to load and get back to work without a lot of down time. The nail stapler is efficient to use as it has finger and thumb operated controls making working with the gun efficient. The Paslode s200-s16 framing nailer features nail lock capabilities to prevent accidental firing.
If the stapler jams, it is easy to clear because of the redesigned clear zone, which makes maintenance very easy. The stapler also shoots 12 staplers per second, making it a production machine and with limited down time, it has the capability to be the work horse of all the staple guns.