Depth Guide 1/8 inch
recommended depth to set a nail

Size Guide Nailsets are sized by tip diameter to match particular nailheads. If you don't know the size of a nailset or a nail, use a tip slightly smaller than the head of the nail you wish to sink.

Finish nail: Nailset tip

  • 4d: 1/32

  • 6d: 2/32

  • 8d: 3/32

  • 10d: 4/32

  • 12d: 6/32

Use nailsets for jobs like patching wood flooring, installing a beadboard ceiling and .
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