Metabo HPT 36V MultiVolt 3″ Cordless Duplex Nailer Preview

Metabo HPT Model NR3675DD Cordless Duplex Nailer

During our visit to the 2020 World of Concrete we visited the Metabo HPT booth and found a new tool that really impressed us They have a cordless duplex nailer. In fact, it was the most impressive tool we found at the entire show! Every once and awhile I see a tool and ask myself why no one thought of it sooner. Metabo HPT is introducing a cordless duplex nailer on their MultiVolt platform.

If I had to guess there are millions and millions of pounds of duplex nails pounded into lumber every year by hand with a hammer. Everything from concrete form work to temporary bracing for walls and trusses typically get done with duplex nails for easier removal later.

Metabo HPT Cordless Duplex Nailer

Cordless Duplex Nailer Specifications and Features

  • MultiVolt: runs on 36V battery, or AC power with adapter
  • Air Spring Drive System delivers similar performance to a pneumatic tool
  • Brushless Motor for longer fun time per charge, less maintenance and increased durability
  • 650 nails per charge
  • Tool-less depth of drive
  • Dry-fire lockout
  • Selective actuation: Contact and sequential modes
  • Nail Capacity: 35
  • Magazine Angle: 21 deg
  • Weight (w/ Battery): 10.8 lbs
  • Nail: 3″ Duplex

Cordless Duplex Nailer

Cordless Duplex Nailer – First Thoughts

We got to demo this cordless duplex nailer shooting 3″ duplex nails into a 4×4 PT post. The nailer had no trouble sinking every nail as fast as we wanted to nail. It really did feel like their regular cordless framing nailer. One cool accessory they may want to explore is a positive placement tip which would be awesome for installing duplex nails into nailer plates similar to a Tico nailer.

This new cordless duplex nailer should be available this summer (2020) or sooner. While they wouldn’t give us a price, they did indicate it would be similar to their cordless framer. This should be a HUGE hit with framers and concrete form framers. As soon as we can get our hands on one we’ll give it a thorough review.


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Todd Fratzel

Todd Fratzel is the Editor-in-Chief and Founder of Tool Box Buzz, and the President of Front Steps Media, LLC, a web based media company focused on the Home Improvement and Construction Industry.He is also the Principal Engineer for United Construction Corp., located in Newport, NH. In his capacity at United he oversees the Residential and Commercial Building Division along with all Design-Build projects.He is also the editor of Home Construction & Improvement.

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