Q: Do you have any quick tips for keeping air tools and compressors running smoothly in cold weather?

A: Jim Glover, a building contractor in Pierre, S.D., responds: Severe cold can affect all the tools and materials used in construction, but none more dramatically than pneumatics. And when it’s too cold to be reaching into my nail bags with fingerless gloves, I depend on my air nailers and staplers even more. Several years ago, I wrote an...

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