Fastening Zip R Sheathing
For our exterior home remodel, we have decided to use Zip R with insulation (R9) which is 2 inches thick and have heard that 3.5 or 4 inch nails will be needed to imbed at least 1.5 inches of the nail into the wood stud.
My contractor does not have a nail gun that would accommodate these longer nails, and I am looking for suggestions on pneumatic nail guns that would accept 3.5 to 4 inch nails that are a minimum of 0.131 diameter and
Also, with the use of Zip sheathing, am I correct in assuming the siding would need to be nailed directly into the 2 x 4 studs or can it go right into the plywood portion of the the Zip R9 product?
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