A tool for serial applications, the GX 2 has short stroke of ¾-inch before the trigger is engaged, it is ideal for making fast, repetitive fastenings. It comes with a 12 volt lithium-ion battery that recharges in 30 minutes and is capable of up to 8,000 fastenings with one charge. The 12 volt battery is fully compatible with other Hilti 12 volt tools such as the impact driver, drill driver and screw driver.  
Users will experience features such as a gas gauge, battery indicator, easy disconnect to remove nail jams, adjustable belt hook and quick release magazine. These features are designed to help increase productivity. 
The tool is offered with 2 magazines, a 40 nail magazine for fastening ¾-inch pins in deep drywall tracks, and a 30 nail magazine for fastening up to 1 9/16-inch nails.