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Factory Reconditioned Porter-Cable BN138R 18-Gauge 1-3/8 in. Oil-Free Brad Nailer Kit
Model#: PCBRBN138R

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Factory Reconditioned Porter-Cable BN138R 18-Gauge 1-3/8 in. Oil-Free Brad Nailer Kit

Model#: PCBRBN138R
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Buy with confidence! Our Reconditioned items include all necessary parts and are guaranteed to function like new, backed by our 60 Day Money Back Guarantee. Please note however that reconditioned units received from the manufacturer may or may not include accessories shown with this listing.
  • Designed to have a long life by utilizing a maintenance-free motor
  • Uses an internal piston catch so you have maximum power delivered on every shot
  • Has a rear positioned exhaust that keeps debris away from your work area
  • Can drive 18-Gauge brads that are 5/8 in. to 1-3/8 in. in length
  • Has a No tool needed depth-of-drive adjustment that has detents that allow for proper setting of nail heads
  • The tool-free jam release mechanism makes it easy to remove jammed nails
  • Comes with a sequential style trigger that has a lock off switch
  • Comes with a removable non-marring nose tip that can be stored on the tool
  • The contact safety is located behind the driver guide which allows for better visibility
  • Comes with an adjustable belt clip
  • The low nail reload indicator lets you know when you need to refill nails
  • The integrated rubber grip adds to the users comfort and also improves control
  • Utilizes a special harden driver blade that resists damage and drives nails consistently
  • The body is made from a lightweight, yet durable die-cast aluminum
  • Non marring tip w/ onboard storage - Designed to provide better protect against marring the work surface
  • 18-Gauge 1-3/8 in. Oil-Free Brad Nailer Kit - BN138R
  • Carrying Bag
  • Operating Manual


Length: 10.125 in.
Height: 8.375 in.
Weight: 2.75 lbs.
Air Inlet Size: 1/4 in.
Depth of Drive: Adjustable
Dry Fire Lockout: No
Fastener Capacity: 100
Fastener Collation: Adhesive
Fastener Gauge: 18
Fastener Type: Brad Nails
Firing Modes: Sequential Actuation
Fitting Type: NPT
Jam Clearance: Latch
Lubrication: Oil-Free
Magazine Angle: Straight
Magazine Type: Side Loading
Max. Fastener Length: 1-3/8 in.
Min. Fastener Length: 5/8 in.
Operating Pressure - PSI: 70 - 120
Tip Style: Non-Marring


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    What is the difference between the Porter Cable BN 138R and the Porter Cable BN 138XR?
    Asked on 3/18/2013 by TonyD from Flushing, NY

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      The are both the same tool. The BN138XR is just the tool. The BN138R is a kit, with includes the tool and the carrying bag.

      Answered on 3/19/2013 by Ken from Atlanta, GA
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Nailer and Stapler Warranty - PORTER-CABLE LIMITED THREE YEAR WARRANTY (1 year for reconditioned products

PORTER-CABLE will repair, without charge, any defects due to faulty materials or workmanship for three years from the date of purchase. This warranty does not cover part failure due to normal wear or tool abuse. For further detail of warranty coverage and warranty repair information, visit or call (888) 848-5175. This warranty does not apply to accessories or damage caused where repairs have been made or attempted by others. This warranty gives you specific legal rights and you may have other rights which vary in certain states or provinces.

In addition to the warranty, PORTER-CABLE tools are covered by our:

  • 1 YEAR FREE SERVICE: PORTER-CABLE will maintain the tool and replace worn parts caused by normal use, for free, any time during the first year after purchase.
  • 90 DAY MONEY BACK GUARANTEE: If you are not completely satisfied with the performance of your PORTER-CABLE Power Tool, Laser, or Nailer for any reason, you can return it within 90 days from the date of purchase with a receipt for a full refund – no questions asked.
  • LATIN AMERICA: This warranty does not apply to products sold in Latin America. For products sold in Latin America, see country specific warranty information contained in the packaging, call the local company or see website for warranty information.

To register your tool for warranty service visit our website at

To obtain information on warranty performance, please write to: PORTER-CABLE CORPORATION, 4825 Highway 45 North, Jackson, Tennessee 38305; Attention: Product Service. THE FOREGOING OBLIGATION IS PORTER-CABLE'S SOLE LIABILITY UNDER THIS OR ANY IMPLIED WARRANTY AND UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES SHALL PORTER-CABLE BE LIABLE FOR ANY INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES. Some states do not allow limitations on how long an implied warranty lasts or the exclusion or limitation of incidental or consequential damages, so the above limitation or exclusion may not apply to you.

This warranty gives you specific legal rights, and you may also have other legal rights which vary from state to state.