Caulk has a ton of versatile applications for professionals, industrial use, homeowners, and hobbyists, and finding the best caulking gun can make projects a lot easier! We’ve researched and reviewed some of the best-selling caulk guns out there to help you choose the right one for your needs. First, check out these features to consider before jumping into our reviews!
Barrel Type: Many adhesives cartridges are designed to fit easily into half-barrel caulk guns, or you can DIY it with a full-barrel.
Material: Steel is one of the best options for a heavy-duty caulk gun, but other options can be a lighter weight.
Dripless: Dripless or no-drip caulk guns have a plunger that pulls back when you release the trigger to reduce drips.
Thrust Ratio: The higher the thrust ratio, the easier it is to dispense the adhesive, especially if it’s a high-viscosity one.
Length: The length of a caulk gun can make it harder or easier to use depending on the projects and your preferences.
Weight: A lightweight gun works well for the occasional project, but may not work well for high-viscosity materials.
Now that you know some of the specs to look for, let’s get into the reviews! If you’re in a hurry, check out the top pick and budget pick, or keep reading to find a range of great options! From auto projects to window installation, we’ve got you covered!
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Article last updated on:
September 30, 2019