Senco Nail Gun Reviews: Fusion and FinishPro to Ensure Safety

Just a few days back, I moved to another state which led me to remodel a lot of things. Firstly I have to go for the reconstruction of my new house which is later accompanied by a handful of other woodworks. Had I hired a carpenter for all of these staffs, I would have to pay a good amount of bucks from my pocket and also have to miss the Portland Trail vs. Sacramento Kings anticipated match as well.

I consider myself lucky as I have pretty good expertise on woodworks, and my special gratitude goes to Senco Nail Gun on this endeavor.

Senco has established itself as a strong competitor in this industry as they manufacture excellent finish nailers regardless of brad nailers, pneumatic or cordless nail guns.

You will never stop to be impressed with their products’ innovation and creative new features being added to customer comfort and satisfaction.

For all of these, Senco is really dominating the nailer industry right now. You can learn more about that below.

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Senco Finish Pro Series Nail Gun Review

In this category, I will try to review 3 Senco Nailer that blows my mind. These are-

  • SENCO FinishPro 18MG Brad Nailer
  • Senco 4G0001N FinishPro 42XP Finish Nailer
  • Senco FinishPro 23SXP Pin Nailer

SENCO FinishPro 18MG Brad Nailer Review

One of the very popular choices of Senco branded nailers is SENCO FinishPro® 18MG, 2-1/8″ 18-Gauge Brad Nailer for its comfortable operation and professional service providing facilities. The composite magazine and robust design add more durability and longevity for this device. You will get 5 years of warranty with this model.



  • Model Number: 1U0021N
  • Item dimensions 10.5 x 2.5 x 9.75 inches
  • Item weight: 2.48 pounds
  • Fastener size: 5/8 to 2-1/8 inches
  • Fastener gauge: 18
  • Air duct size: ¼ inch.
  • Magazine capacity: 110
  • Nail types: Brad nails
  • Operating pressure level: 70 to 120 PSI
  • Power source: Air powered
  • Batteries included: Nil


  • Magnesium housing for ensuring ultra-light feature.
  • Highly durable product.
  • Adjustable depth of drive settings.
  • Adhesive fastener collation.
  • Dual mode of firing- contact and sequential actuation.
  • Latch type of jam clearance.
  • Oil-free device.
  • Straight angled magazine.
  • Side loading mechanism of the magazine.
  • Latch type jam clearing mechanism.
  • Attached belt hook.
  • Non mar tip.
  • No dry lockout mechanism.
  • Rear exhaust.


Magnesium body of this nail gun makes it more lightweight. So there won’t be any fatigue whiling working with it. Your hands won’t pain. You can easily have control over your work due to the adjustable depth drive settings of this device. Moreover, there are two options of firing for easing your work. In contact trip, you can rapidly fire nails as you need to depress both the trip and trigger at the same time. But if you are more conscious about the safety, then you can go for sequential actuation where you need to depress the trip first and then fire. You can use any of them. Belt hook will attach the tool with your body and no mar tip will add more comfort for your operation.


  • Installing cabinets.
  • Mounting chair nail.
  • Furniture trimming.
  • Setting up baseboard.
  • Fitting case backs.

Senco 4G0001N FinishPro 42XP Finish Nailer Review

My personal favorite choice from wider ranges of Senco nailer series is Senco 4G0001N FinishPro 42XP 15-Gauge 1-1/4-Inch to 2-1/2-Inch Finish Nailer. Even the last time I remodeled my house, I used this tool. I love this compact design with longtime resilient lightweight body along with all the impressive features.



  • Item model: 4G0001N
  • Product dimension: 13 x 3 ½ x 11 inches
  • Product weight: 4.7 pounds
  • Fastener length: 1 ¼ to 2 ½ inches
  • Fastener type: Angled finish nailer
  • Fastener angle: 34 degrees
  • Fastener gauge: 15
  • Fastener capacity: 100 nails
  • Fastener collation type: Adhesive
  • Optimum pressure level: 70 to 120 PSI
  • Air inlet size: ¼ inch
  • Air consumption rate: 3.87 scfm (standard cubic feet per minute)
  • Warranty period: 5 years
  • Depth control: Yes
  • Jam Clearance: Yes
  • No Mar tip: Yes
  • Included: Wrenches, no mar pad, case, plug, tool oil


  • Depth of drive adjustment ssetting via thumb wheel.
  • Lightweight magnesium housing.
  • Stretch comfort gripping along with no mar pad.
  • No lubricant required due to neverlube design.
  • EZ-Clear latch for jam releasing the mechanism.
  • Complete 360 degree adjustable exhaust.
  • Rugged and compact internal engine design.
  • Attached belt hook with the main body.
  • Dual action mode of fire or restrictive triggering.


The ultra lightweight design makes this device capable for improved performance. Elimination of downtime caused by any fire jam will be done by its latest EZ Clear Latch Technology. Attached belt hook will keep dust and oil away from the working surface. Neverlube feature reduces the requirement of any lubricant and makes the product more maintenance friendly. In order to protect the work materials there are two no mar pads with onboard storage. Reversed safety element ensures users improved line of sight. Moreover, enhanced durability and improved performance is ensured by features like an upgraded piston and driver design, high strengthen driver, metal cylinder, etc.


  • Finishing and woodworking
  • Furniture trim
  • Building cabinets
  • Casing
  • Paneling
  • Framing
  • Precision works

Senco 23 Gauge Pin Nailer: Senco FinishPro 23SXP Review

If you want a tool that won’t bother much to your budget and are currently looking for a cheap price tag on nailer, then Senco Fastening Systems 8F0001N 1-3/8″ Headless Pinner is a must try option for you.



  • Item number: 8F0001N
  • Length: 7.87 inches
  • Weight: 2.5 pounds
  • Width: 1.85 inches
  • Height: 7.56 inches
  • Magazine capacity: 100 nails
  • Magazine angle: 0 (straight attached)
  • Magazine loading option: Side
  • Fitting type: NPT
  • Fastener gauge: 23
  • Fastener collation type: Adhesive
  • Fastener category: Headless pin nails
  • Nail sizes: ½ to 1-3/8 inches
  • Firing mode: Contact or sequential actuation (dual mode fire)
  • Operational pressure level: 70 to 120 PSI


  • Automatic adjustable features of the magazine for a different length of fasteners.
  • Ultra-narrow tipping style.
  • Dual safety triggering method.
  • Reversible and attached belt hook.
  • Rear exhaust along with embedded muffler.
  • Ergonomic handle to ensure long last comfort for a day.
  • Lockout features to prevent dry firing.
  • Strong constructions for ensuring complete driving even through any hard substrates.
  • Extra no mar pad.
  • Jam clearing wrench.


The greater the gauge values, the narrower the finish nails are. As this nailer has 23 sized gauge, it is capable of more intricate trimming and furnishing. Features of ultra narrower tips allow the device for easy penetration. Headless pins will also make your driving splitless. So maximum safety is ensured along with improved performances as well with Senco 8F0001N.


  • Decorative trimming
  • Molding furniture
  • Finishing works
  • Precision tasks
  • Glazing strips
  • Building cabinets
  • Other woodworking

Senco Fusion Review

Senco has improved their nailers with a new and innovative technology that is called fusion technology. According to Senco “Fusion Technology has the power and utility of a pneumatic tool combined with the convenience of a cordless tool.”

In this section, I will try to discuss two more nailers. These are-

  • SENCO 6E0001N Fusion F-18 Brad Nailer
  • Senco 5N0001N Fusion Finish Nailer

SENCO 6E0001N Fusion F-18 Brad Nailer Review

If you want a product that comes up SENCO’s latest fusion technology, combining the cordless features along with pneumatic nailer’s functions; then SENCO 6E0001N Fusion Brad Nailer is the tool that you are actually looking for.



  • Item model: 6E0001N
  • Product dimension: 11 x 3 x 13 inches
  • Item weight: 6 pounds
  • Magazine capacity: 110 nails
  • Magazine angle: 0 (straight attached)
  • Magazine loading option: Side Loading
  • Fastener gauge: 18
  • Fastener collation type: Adhesive
  • Fastener category: Brad nails
  • Nail sizes: 5/8 to 2-1/8 inches
  • Firing mode: Contact or sequential actuation (dual mode fire)
  • Battery required: 1
  • Battery type: Lithium Ion battery
  • Voltage level: 18 V
  • Cordless feature: Yes
  • Dry fire lock out: No
  • No mar tip: Yes
  • Lubrication required: Oil free machine
  • Adjustable depth of drive mechanism: Yes
  • Operational pressure level: 70 to 120 PSI


  • Reflex shot design helps in instant triggering operation.
  • Cordless and pneumatic gun.
  • 18 V Lithium Ion battery as eco friendly power source.
  • Sealed and robust piston driver.
  • Multiple shots at single second.
  • Adjustable driving switch.
  • Attached LED light to give proper illumination.
  • Adjustable belt hook for better rotation.
  • Included: battery, charger, carrying bag.


This tool can fire 600 nails on a single charge within very short span due to its reflex firing mechanism. Thumb wheel adjustment switch for actual depth of drive settings. EZ clearing mechanism also prevents the gun from any jamming. All these ensure the exact performance you wish for.

Along with this another good brad nailer is Ridgid 18 Gauge Brad Nailer.


  • Molding
  • Scribe molding
  • Trimming
  • Framing
  • Window beading
  • Installing

SENCO 5N0001N Fusion Finish Nailer Review

Another next-generation product comes from Senco with fusion technology is SENCO 5N0001N Fusion Finish Nailer. Once it was tough to even think of a nail gun that can combine both the cordless gun’s features and pneumatic nailer’s attributes. But now you will get both of them in nailers like SENCO F15 5N0001N.



  • Item number: 5N0001N
  • Length: 13 inches
  • Width: 3 inches
  • Height: 13.5 inches
  • Weight: 6.2 pounds
  • Capacity: 110 nails
  • Magazine angle: 34 degree
  • Magazine loading option: Bottom
  • Fastener gauge: 15
  • Fastener category: Finish nails
  • Nail sizes: 1 ¼ to 2 ½  inches
  • Firing mode: Contact or sequential actuation (dual mode fire)
  • Operational pressure level: 70 to 120 PSI
  • Battery type: Lithium Ion
  • Battery required: 1
  • Voltage level: 18V
  • Tip style: Non-mar
  • Lubrication: Oil-free
  • Cordless gun: Yes
  • Dry fire lockout: No


  • Magazine release mechanism ensures fast gun jam releasing.
  • Powerful and eco-friendly 18V Lithium-Ion battery.
  • Contact and sequential actuation firing modes.
  • Cordless and pneumatic features.
  • Comfortable ergonomic for better comfort.
  • No mar tipping adds more coziness.
  • Thumbwheel adjustable drive switching method.
  • Nose mounted LED for better illumination.


SENCO 5N0001N is suitable for remodeling and renovation works. It is more workable for both left and right handers due to its adjustable belt hook being attached to the gun. This device ensures faster operation with maximum ease and safety.


  • Trimming
  • Finishing
  • Building furniture-cabinets, chair rails, window, door, baseboard, caskets, etc.
  • Installation
  • Paneling
  • Decoration
  • Renovation

Final Verdict

No matter if you are a pro-carpenter or a newbie framer, all you need is a perfect framing nailer to finish your task more efficiently. You will get your desired tool from Senco. They have put their reputations way higher by bringing the finest tools in the market. If you need a user-friendly nail gun, but not by hampering much your pocket; then Senco’s products should be on top of your choice least at any day. Grab one and enjoy the best nailing experience ever.

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Jerry Jhonson

Jerry Johnson is a tech & tool geek who loves to talk, discuss and review different tools used for our day to day life. All the tools reviews and guides described in this site are completely from his personal experience and own observations.

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