Model#: BSTNBT1855K
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Bostitch BT1855K 18-Gauge 2-1/8 in. Oil-Free Brad Nailer Kit

  • Bostitch BT1855K 18-Gauge 2-1/8 in. Oil-Free Brad Nailer Kit
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Introducing the new line of Bostitch Finishing Tools. The product of more than a century of quality engineering, these nailers and staplers take reliability to a new level.
These finishing tools are oil-free and feature tough new industrial design - you'll never have to worry about durability. New features enhance performance and will make your job easier.
Features:
  • Tough new industrial design
  • Oil-Free engine requires no daily maintenance and eliminates the risk of oil stains on work surfaces
  • Selectable trigger systems for easy conversion between sequential or contact modes. Trigger lockout mode for use when working in occupied spaces
  • Reversible belt hook w/ integrated pencil sharpener for ultimate convenience
  • Rear exhaust for ultra-quiet operation without dust blow back
  • Swivel air fitting for greater maneuverability
  • Filtered air inlet for improved engine durability
  • Dial-A-Depth control for quick countersinking adjustments
  • Low fastener lockouts prevent dry firing and alert the user when it's time to reload
  • Over-molded comfort grips outlast slip-on style grip and provide all day comfort
Includes:
  • 18-Gauge Brad Nailer - BT1855K
  • 1/4 in. swivel air fitting
  • Hex wrench
  • Carry case
  • Belt Hook
  • 1000 fasteners 2 in. brads
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Specifications

Weight: 2.7 lbs.
Air Inlet Size: 1/4 in.
Depth of Drive: Adjustable
Dry Fire Lockout: Yes
Fastener Capacity: 110
Fastener Collation: Adhesive
Fastener Gauge: 18
Fastener Type: Brad Nails
Firing Modes: Contact / Sequential Actuation
Fitting Type: NPT
Jam Clearance: Open Nose
Lubrication: Oil-Free
Magazine Angle: Straight
Magazine Type: Side Loading
Max. Fastener Length: 2-1/8 in.
Min. Fastener Length: 5/8 in.
Operating Pressure (PSI): 70 - 120
Tip Style: Non-Marring

Recommendations

Reviews

4.5 / 5.0
130 Reviews
5 Stars
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3 Stars
2 Stars
1 Star
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27
5
2
6
Recommendations
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend (117)
No, I would not recommend this to a friend (11)
Pros
Powerful (97)
Lightweight (96)
Easy To Use (21)
Cons
Heavy (1)
Best Uses
Home Repair (14)
Recommendations
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
Pros
Powerful
Lightweight
Great Tool
Great Value
December 9, 2015
Recommendations
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
Pros
Powerful
Lightweight
Excellent Deal
Was kind of skeptical buying this nail gun since it was refurbished. But I couldn't be happier. For the money I wish I would have bought 2!
November 22, 2015
Recommendations
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
Pros
Lightweight
does what it suppose to do
nice to have assorted lengths of nail.
May 9, 2015
Recommendations
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
Pros
Lightweight
did not include 2in brads
Haven't had a chance to use it, but right off I noticed that did not come with 2 inch brads as described. It came with one strip (not nearly the 1000 advertised) of 1 1/4 brads.
March 18, 2015
Recommendations
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
Pros
Powerful
Lightweight
Useful assembly tool
Bought it to make some smaller projects that my larger 15 ga. finish nailer was larger than necessary.
February 12, 2015
Describe Yourself:
Avid Do-it-Yourselfer
Recommendations
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
Pros
Powerful
Lightweight
Bostitch 18ga. brad nailer
This is a very easy tool to use and it works great. I am doing finish work and it does not leave any marks on my work! The shipping was fast and cheap!
January 9, 2015
Recommendations
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
Pros
Powerful
Lightweight
Good Product
Good product, works well. purchase was a good experience, quick and easy. would buy from this company again.
December 16, 2014
Recommendations
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
Pros
Powerful
Lightweight
sniks them ever time
face frames on custom cabinets
October 30, 2014
Recommendations
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
Pros
Powerful
Lightweight
First Bostitch nailer for me
I had to replace baseboards after flood and add shoe molding after floating floor installed. The molding is 55-60 years old so no modern replacement so was patched with tablesaw made and looked good. Needed to use 2 in. brads with shoe to reach the baseplate. The nailer worked very nicely on the single-shot setting for the oak material, countersinking the head perfectly with 100 psi pressure in Porter Cable compressor. It was actually very pleasant to use with no misfires or jams. Got it for the oil-free feature. Very light and easily positioned at odd angles Recommend highly.

For casual home users the oil-free is great. Two of my friends terminated their nailers by forgetting oil for the older nailers.By the way the trigger lock and single/mutiple shot locks are easy and effective in use, again for us amateurs.
August 18, 2014
Recommendations
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
Pros
Powerful
Lightweight
Bostitch BT1855K-R Brad Nailer
Bought the nailer for some projects planned at home. Haven't used it much, only to see how it works. So far, it appears to be fully capable of doing the job. Bought the refurbished unit. It had obvious usage marks, but none that appears to compromise the tool.
August 4, 2014

Questions & Answers

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Will this work with all manufaced nails produced today for brad nailers
Bob on Mar 14, 2015
BEST ANSWER: This nailer will work with any 18-gauge brad nail from 5/8 to 2-1/8-in.
How to load nails in it?
A shopper on Nov 11, 2016
Does it need oil for o rings?
A shopper on Nov 14, 2017
BEST ANSWER: Go online and look at the manual
Does this unit come in the black, original carry case?
The DigiNight on Nov 10, 2014
BEST ANSWER: It does come with a carry case, provided by the manufacturer.
I have an 18gage Brad nailer stop shooting trigger is ok I hear the air pressure add oil to it still not working any ideas.?
A shopper on Jul 30, 2017

New Vs. Reconditioned

What's the difference between New and Factory-Reconditioned?

Factory-Reconditioned products have been returned to the manufacturer and are restored to like-new operating condition; they go through a rigorous testing and inspection process. Plus, they offer a significant savings vs. new.
  • Reconditioned products may have minor cosmetic blemishes or scratches that do not affect item performance.
  • Reconditioned products may not come with all of the consumables the new version comes with (bits, sanding pads/papers, cases, etc.).
  • Both come with a manufacturer warranty and are covered by our Money Back Guarantee; New is 30 days, Reconditioned is 120 days.
Condition: New Factory Reconditioned
Features: Same Same
Specs: Same Same
Includes: 18-Gauge Brad Nailer - BT1855K,
1/4 in. swivel air fitting,
Hex wrench,
Carry case,
Belt Hook,
1000 fasteners 2 in. brads
18-Gauge Brad Nailer - BT1855K-R,
Carry case
Availability: Out of Stock Out of Stock
Warranty: 7 Year Limited 1 Year Limited

Warranty

Warranties

Stanley Fastening Systems, L.P. 7 Year Limited Warranty (1 Year for Reconditioned Products) - U.S. and Canada Only  

Effective December 1, 2005 Bostitch, L.P. warrants to the original retail purchaser that the product purchased is free from defects in material and workmanship, and agrees to repair or replace, at Bostitch's option, any defective Bostitch branded pneumatic stapler or nailer for a period of seven (7) years from date of purchase (one (1) year from the date of purchase for reconditioned pneumatic staplers or nailers and for new and reconditioned compressors and tools used in production applications). Warranty is not transferable. Proof of purchase date required. This warranty covers only damage resulting from defects in material or workmanship; it does not cover conditions or malfunctions resulting from normal wear, neglect, abuse, accident or repairs attempted or made by other than our national repair center or authorized warranty service centers. Driver blades, bumpers, o-rings, pistons and piston rings are considered normally wearing parts. For optimal performance of your Bostitch tool always use genuine Bostitch fasteners and replacement parts.

This warranty IS IN LIEU OF ALL OTHER EXPRESS WARRANTIES AND with respect to compressors and tools used in production applications, limits to a period of one (1) year from the date of purchase all implied warranties INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. BOSTITCH SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES.

Some states and countries do not allow the exclusion or limitation of incidental or consequential damages, so the above limitations or exclusions may not apply to you. This warranty gives you specific legal rights, and you may also have other rights which vary from state to state and country to country.