Is Festool Sander worth the money?

Yes the Festool sanders are absolutely worth their price tags. I have an ETS EC 125, it is a brushless model so it fits really nicely in your hand. You can always get a Rotex later, it’s just overkill for woodworking unless you are tackling projects that require belt sander power.

Festool is that much better than DeWalt/Makita/Milwaukee. However it is NOT worth it for something like 95% of the users of woodworking tools. These are pro tools that can pay their way if you are a pro, where time=money and you need them to feed your family.

Similarly, what is so special about festool? The primary value of Festool is how their tools work together as a system. A contractor has to move less weight to and from the jobsite using the Festool system compared to the competition. Festool dust collection is better than anything else. Contractors who need portability and cleanliness like Festool.

Correspondingly, what is the best Festool Sander?

Here’s a list of the best Festool sanders on the market:

  1. Festool 574993 Random Orbital Sander ETS 125 REQ-Plus.
  2. Festool 201221 RTS 400 REQ Orbital Rectangular Sander.
  3. Festool 571897 ETS EC125/3 EQ 5″ Random Orbit Sander.
  4. Festool 571823 RO 90 FEQ Rotex Sander.
  5. Festool 571903 ETS 150/3 EQ Random Orbital Finish Sander.

Is festool better than Dewalt?

The Festool Systainer is much nicer than the Dewalt box but both are adequate to hold the saws and the clamps. The Dewalt power cord is about 12′ long and the Festool power cord is about 10′ long. The Festool has a removable plug like all their tools and the Dewalt’s cord is attached.

Who makes Festool?

Festool. Festool is a brand of power tools from Germany. Festool Group GmbH & Co. KG is based in Wendlingen and is a subsidiary of the TTS Tooltechnic Systems holding company.

Is Kapex worth the money?

Yes, it’s the best miter saw you can get (short of some specialized tools costing even more) but as a first Festool, the money is probably better spent elsewhere if you have other needs in your shop. I say this as a very happy Kapex owner. The Kapex, IMO, is the least distinguished of the Festool lineup.

Is Festool Rotex worth it?

Yes the Festool sanders are absolutely worth their price tags. I have an ETS EC 125, it is a brushless model so it fits really nicely in your hand. You can always get a Rotex later, it’s just overkill for woodworking unless you are tackling projects that require belt sander power.

What is the best Festool dust extractor?

5 best Festool Dust Extractor Reviews- Top picks Festool 584174 CT SYS Dust Extractor. Starting off our list is this portable machine from Festool. Festool 584084 CT 48 E HEPA Dust Extractor. Festool 584014 CT 36 AutoClean Dust Extractor. Festool 583493 CT 36 E HEPA Dust Extractor.

What is the best orbital sander?

Here’s a list of the best random orbital sanders we found: Festool 574993 Random Orbital Sander. DEWALT DCW210B Cordless Orbital Sander. Black & Decker BDERO100 Electric Orbital Sander. DeWalt DW6423K Orbital Hand Sander. Makita BO5041K Random Orbit Sander Kit. DeWalt DWE6421K Random Orbit Sander Kit.

Are all orbital sanders random?

All of the sanders evaluated in this test are random-orbit types with a round pad that measures 5 or 6 inches in diameter. Instead, the pad both spins and oscillates in a random motion, reducing the chances of leaving swirl marks on the surface and allowing you to move the sander across and with the grain.

What is a Rotex Sander?

Designed with two distinct operating mode; the Rotex can be used for coarse sanding or aggressive stock removal and with a flick of a switch used as a finish sander.

Does festool ever go on sale?

As already mentioned generally speaking there is no discounting. On occasion Festool will have a sale on reconditioned tools or promotional sales of specific items. These sales are not on any regular time frame so you never know when the next one is coming.

Is festool made in China?

Re: Sysrock Made is China This is not the only Festool product made in China. However, it does not mean much. After all, i-phones are made in China as well as many other top-notch products.

How do I register Festool tools?

In addition to high quality tools Festool are offering highly sophisticated customer service when you register your tool online. Simply go to Festool Registration and submit the required information. By registering your tool you will automatically get access to all-inclusive Festool service.