Hitachi NR90GC Clipped Head Cordless Gas Framing Nailer Review

hitachi-nr90gcWhether your job is fencing, pallets, framing and sheathing, or box and crate assembly, the Hitachi NR90GC Cordless Gas Framing Nailer is the right tool choice. This tool is made for all of that and more offering a lightweight tool with strong professional performance that is great for construction work too.

The NR90GC is renowned all around the globe for being well balanced, as well as, very easy to use.

Hitachi has been impressing customers since 1910 by providing them strong powered products that can last a lifetime. Although, Hitachi is not only dedicated to making power tools, they make some of the best. Hitachi brand tools always provide great performance for professionals and home users.

The nailer hat has no compressor noise and is remarkably well balanced and light weight. With no horses to wind this gas framing nailer is easy to use plus it saves time and energy. It also features a two-step nail loading procedure to save time as well.

Price and Main Features List

The nailer comes with various features including:

  • Only weighs 7.7 lbs. so no more suffering from user fatigue
  • Can drive up to 2 nails in a second or 1000 an hour
  • A full fuel canister produces 1,200 fired nails, where as a fully charged battery produced 4,000 nails fired per charge.
  • To assure proper nail down on many material an adjustable depth of drive is included
  • Fuel rod is seated firmly by a double lock duel compartment so it will not pop out during operation.
  • Without the use of air hoses or an air compressor this tool is extraordinarily portable for work on the go.

It is listed for $325.90 with free shipping. Inside the box includes: Clipped Head Cordless Gas Framing Nailer, One hour charger, 7.2V, 1.4 Ah Battery, and the carrying case.

Who is it for?

It is great for construction, general contractors, service workers, and remodelers. Anyone who works in fencing, decking, framing, sub flooring, modular house construction, remodeling and, truss build up can all find the Hitachi NR90GC2 useful.

Pros and Cons

The Hitachi NR90GC is extremely easy to load and use, though it can be a little heavy in the hand with a bit of a kick. The handle is very comfortable with the elastomer grip you will never drop this gas framing nailer. The battery light is useful to know when it is time to change batteries, but the batteries are week and the package only comes with one, so you have to wait and charge before continuing on with your work.

Why you should buy it

This clipped head cordless gas framing nailer provides professional quality while making work easier and quicker are only some of the positive features. It is a portable tool that can also pack powerful punch. It is great for working with various materials and on numerous projects for professionals and advanced home users.


Hitachi NR90GC 2-Inch to 3-1/2-Inch Clipped Head Cordless Gas Framing Nailer is well worth the small investment it takes to acquire one because; it only has minor flaws, but offers a stable hard working tool.