Hello! Fasten your seat belt tightly. We’re going to familiarize you with the OrionPower OGG-3490CH gas powered framing nailer, which is quite a new in the arena of the framing nailer. The American company OrionNexus is the manufacturer of this product that started its business in 2012.
Contractors who are looking for a versatile tool with a tad price the OGG-3490CH cordless framing nail gun will be the perfect choice for them. You will find the combination of energy and reliability here in the OGG3490CH. There are very few cordless framing nailers on the market that allows you to drive both clipped and round head framing nails. Moreover, the Li-ion Battery and Propylene-Butane Fuel Cell make it highly portable and well balanced to perform framing, sheathing, subflooring, decking, siding, and crate making work.
Let’s discover some performance and technical issues about this young but fantastic gas cartridge nail gun.
Spec In Short
Power Source: Cordless gas powered
Fastener Range: 2 - 3.5 inch
Nail Angle: 30-34 Degree Paper Strip Collated
Nail Head Type: Clipped or Round Head
Nail Shank Diameter: .113 to .131 inch
Nail Head Diameter: .266 to .303 inch
Magazine Load Capacity: 48 nails per magazine
Cycle Rate: 2 nails per second
Fuel Cell Life: up to 1200 nails
Battery Life: up to 4000 nails
Recharge Time: 2 Hours
Weight: 8.16 lbs (3.7 kg)
Dimensions: 13.7 x 13.3 x 4.2 inch
Performance and Technical Issues of OrionPower OGG-3490CH
With this OGG-3490CH gas-powered framing nailer, you can drive 50 to 90 mm (2 to 3½ inches), 0.113 to 0.131 gauges of 30-34 degree paper collated with any generic brand nails. It complies with both the complete round head and clipped head nails. You could use the clipped head to drive faster, and more nails per sec and you could go with the round head nails for concrete and strength fastening base on your requirements.
Compact And Portable Design
Like Makita Gn900Se, OrionPower OGG-3490CH utilizes a 7.2-volt 1.5Ah lithium-ion battery that is accountable for a solid stroke while not increasing the weight of the device. Therefore, the tool weight 3.7 Kg (8.16 lbs.) and 13.7x4.2x13.3 dimension make it easy to work in tight angles as well as portable from one place to another without dragging cords or hoses.
Oh! I forgot to notice that you could actuate 4000 nails per charge with this 7.2-volt OrionPower battery and it takes about two hours to fully charged.
Generic Gas Cartridge Nail Gun
OGG-3490CH run by a 165-mm propylene-butane fuel cell which capable of producing plenty of power to flush 3.5-inch shank smoothly in any planks. With each gas canister you could drive 1200 nails and the OrionPower cordless framing nail gun compatible with Paslode, Hitachi, PowerMax and other fuel cells. So, there is no worry about the availability of gas cartridges.
Useful Carry Case
The device comes in a hard plastic made useful carry case, and the case includes the following items for your ready to start fastening.
- 2x Lithium-ion Rechargeable battery
- 1x 12v Charger
- 1x safety goggles
- 2x hex wrench
- One pair foam earplugs
Fuel cell not included. Fuel, nails are available at Amazon under OrionPower brand.
The method of unjamming OrionPower OGG-3490CH nailer shown in the flow diagram below. Although it's not tool-free, only two rotation of hex wrench you can quickly open the nose and expel jammed nails to make your device workable.
Tool-Free Depth Adjustment
You can adjust the depth of drive with a wheel type knob in this nailer as like other high-end brands.
Rear Loading Magazine
By following easy two steps, you can load nails in this OGG-3490CH framing nailer. The magazine can hold up to 48 pins.
Reversible Rafter Hook
You can set the holding hook either left or right according to your comfort.
Pros of OrionPower OGG-3490CH
Cons of OrionPower OGG-3490CH
Frequently Asked Question (FAQ)
Q1. Where I find the compatible nails for this gun?
A. You can use any generic brand clipped or round head 30 -34 degree plastic collated nails in this OrionPower OGG3490CH nail gun.
Q2. Can I drive concrete nails with it?
A. The OrionPower cordless framing nailer compatible to drive only framing nails on to wood surface. So, you might not flush concrete nails with it.
Q3. Is it handle large scale projects or only suitable for small tasks?
A. Yes! You can use it for complete your large scale projects.
The user-friendliness and convenience of this cordless gas powered framing nailer is incredible. It is prepared to perform high-intensity work as well as to support efficient DIY work. The best part of this OrionPower OGG3490CH gas-powered nailer is that it has all the characteristics, like other high-end nailers, but does not increase its purchase cost. So, if you're looking for something new and reasonably priced, you might be thinking about it.