Introducing the Vecturo Oscillating Multi-Tool

Tuesday, November 11, 2014 | Reader Comments | New Products | Oscillating Multi-Tools

Vecturo Multi Tool

Available December 1st in the United States and Canada.

The ultimate in versatility, the Vecturo Oscillating Multi-Tool combines limitless functionality and power with exceptional controllability, delivering precise results in the trickiest of places. With industry-first, tool-less Plunge Base (500 161) and Depth-Stop (500 160), the Vecturo Oscillating Multi-Tool stands apart, delivering a level of cutting precision customers can only expect from Festool. Ergonomic handling and tool-less everything translates to faster, more comfortable work with less downtime.

Versatility - Cut, scrape or score virtually any material, thanks to a wide variety of blades and variable speed.

Controllability - Achieve accurate, to-the-line cuts anywhere in the material, thanks to the Plunge Base and slim body design.

Fast and Simple - Power through the most challenging tasks with ease thanks to hassle-free, tool-less base and cutter changes.

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Vecturo Plunge Base and Depth-Stop

  Basic Version Set Version
Product No. 563 006 563 007
Depth-Stop, 500160   Included
Plunge Base, 500161   Included
(1) Universal Blade, 500129 Included Included
(1) Wood Blade, 500128   Included
(1) Round Wood Blade, 500139   Included
13' Plug-It Cord Included Included
Systainer  SYS 2 SYS 2 Attic
  Shared Specifications
Power 400 Watts (3.3 amps, 120V AC)
Oscillating Frequency 10,000 - 18,500 opm
Amplitude (Left/Right) 2.0°/2.0° (4.0° combined)
Blade Changing System Quick-release lever, FastFix
Weight 3.5 lbs. (1.6 kg)

 

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CT Wings. When you need a helping hand.

Tuesday, November 11, 2014 | Reader Comments | Dust Extractors | New Products | Paint

CT Wings - Extra Hand

Available December 1st in the United States and Canada.

Utilizing suction from a CT Dust Extractor, the CT Wings provide an additional support for mounting long items to a wall like molding, or holding a straight-edge or level in place for layout marks. With 16 adjustable "wings", CT Wings adjust and conform to molding and other stock quickly while providing a tacky grip surface to minimize movement. A bypass-valve allows for quick and easy release and reset without going back to the extractor.

CT Wings

Product No. 500 312
Maximum Material Thickness 2" (50 mm)
Maximum Load 6.6 lbs (3 kg)
Size 5" x 3" x 2"
(130x80x50 mm)
Weight 0.8 lbs (350g)
Availability December 1st

Want to see more of the CT Wings in action? Check out this video from Gary Katz demonstrating some uses for the CT Wings.

Katz CT Wings Review

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DIY Systainer cabinets: the SYS-AZ Drawer

Tuesday, November 11, 2014 | Reader Comments | New Products | Storage Systems

Sys AZ Drawer

Custom build a storage solution that fits your needs. With individual drawer and slide mechanisms, featuring full-slide capability, each Systainer lid can be fully opened. Designed to work with 32 mm systems for layout and construction. Compatible with Classic or T-LOC Systainers. Maximum load 44 lbs. Systainers sold separately, includes one drawer.

Box construction should be 16-13/16" (427mm) wide by 14-31/32" (380 mm) or more deep, with a minimum of 1/2" (13mm) under the bottom drawer and 5/16" (8mm) above the top drawer. See manual for more information.

Also available in a 5-pack with savings, 500 767. Optional lock and key available, 500 693.

Product No. 500 692
Dimensions (L x W x H) 15-1/2" x 15-1/2" x 4" 
(396 x 396 x 105 mm)
Maximum Load 44 lbs (20 kg)
Weight 4.4 lbs (2.0 kg)
Availability December 1st

 

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SysLite UNI - System Based Lighting

Tuesday, November 11, 2014 | Reader Comments | New Products | Paint | Work Lamps

SysLite UNI

A perfect partner to the SysLite and the Festool cordless system, the SysLite Uni delivers quality, durability, and performance in a spotlight platform. Equipped with three LED Lamps, pivoting head, high and low settings, and a battery fuel gauge, the SysLite Uni provides reliable lighting for nearly any setting or challenge. The large handle makes it easy to carry while the belt hooks on each side provide hands-free options. A removable rafter hook for overhead lighting and a keyhole slot for mounting on a nail or screw provide even more working options. Compatible with Lithium Ion and Nickel-based Festool battery packs (flat, slide-type batteries).

Product No. 500 639
Power 3 watt LED (x3)
Light Duration 12v Battery, ~7.5 hours
15v Battery, ~8.5 hours
18v Battery, ~9.5 hours
Compatibility 10.8 - 18.0V Lithium Ion and Nickel-based batteries.
Weight (w/o battery) 0.75 lbs (0.34 kg)
Availability December 1st

 

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Festool Shop Apron with T-LOC Mini Systainer

Tuesday, November 11, 2014 | Reader Comments | New Products | Promotions

Shop Apron

Look good, and stay organized with the Festool woodworking apron. Use this fine canvas apron to hold tools, fasteners or other products. It features a fully adjustable belt with quick-release buckle, 12 oz. 100% cotton duck, dual hammer loops, adjustable neck strap, and bar-tacked reinforcement. It comes in a handy T-LOC Mini-systainer, which can be used to store pencils, tape measures, and other small items to keep your shop space clean and well organized.

This item will be available in limited quantities, while supplies last.

Product No. M0064
Availability December 1st

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The "Toolie" Tool

Tuesday, November 11, 2014 | Reader Comments | Promotions

Toolie Tool

A much sought after tool, the "Toolie", makes its return for a limited time. Equipped with popular drivers for making adjustments to many Festool tools and accessories, it’s the perfect size to stow in an apron pocket, a toolbox, or inside a Systainer. Keep one in the shop and one in the car so you are never without this most useful tool. All tools fold neatly into the handle and are easy to retrieve with the quick-access green slide.

Drivers Included: 
2.5 mm Hexagonal Wrench
4.0 mm Hexagonal Wrench
5.0 mm Hexagonal Wrench
6.0 mm Hexagonal Wrench
T10 Torx driver
T15 Torx Driver
T20 Torx Driver
PZ2 Pozidrive Driver
4.5 mm Slot Driver

This item will be available in limited quantities, while supplies last.

Product No. 498 863
Availability December 1st

 

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Introducing SERVICE All-Inclusive!

Thursday, October 2, 2014 | Reader Comments | General Information | Paint

Service All-Inclusive

Now, there are even more reasons to register your Festool power tool(s)!

In recent years, the idea of customer service has become more of a buzzword than a meaningful concept, marketed by companies who want you to believe they've got your back. Well, Festool is not that kind of company. We aspire to build and maintain meaningful relationships with each of our customers, especially in times when you need us the most. That's the essence of SERVICE All-Inclusive, a new way of doing business from Festool that puts our approach to service at the same caliber as our tools... second to none.

In short, SERVICE All-Inclusive means that every Festool power tool comes bundled with an industry-leading package of offerings to support you and assist with any problems you might encounter with your tool. Don't forget to register your tools with us to make it easy to use these services when you need them!


Enjoy the benefits of SERVICE All-Inclusive

36-Month Warranty 36-Month Comprehensive Warranty
The most comprehensive warranty in the industry provides coverage 36 months from the date of purchase.
3-Year Free Shipping 3-Year Free Shipping
Festool will cover the cost of shipping tools to the service department and back to the customer for the first three years with our online repair form.
30-Day Money Back Guarantee 30-Day Money Back Guarantee
Customers are provided with a no-risk, 30-day money back guarantee. If they are not completely satisfied, they can return the tool for a refund.
10-Year Spare Parts Availability 10-Year Parts Availability
Spare parts availability is guaranteed for 10 years, ensuring long-term support for your investment.
48-Hour Repair Service 48-Hour Standard Repair
Most tools are repaired and ready to ship back to the customer within 48 hours of the tool being received by the service department.
Dedicated Service Hotline Dedicated Service Hotline
Factory-trained service professionals are available for troubleshooting and questions about repairs at 888-337-8600.
24/7 Online Service Hub Access spare parts catalogs and product manualsfill out repair forms and mailing labels, and review video content online anytime.
Instructional videos Instructional Videos
A comprehensive library of troubleshooting and how-to videos are available online anytime.

 

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Register Your Tools Today!

Thursday, October 2, 2014 | Reader Comments | General Information | Paint

Register Your Tools!

To take full advantage of the Service All-Inclusive program, register your tools today. Tool registration takes just a few minutes, but the benefits last for years.

  • Should you need to send your tool for repair or servicing, the process will be much faster.
  • It creates a record of your purchase in case your tool is lost, stolen or damaged by a fire or other catastrophe.
  • Automatically enters you into our monthly sweepstakes where you have a chance to win more tools!
  • Access videos for demos and tips to help you get the most out of your investment
  • Expanded coverage - now includes any product with a serial number, including MFT/s, CMS Router tables, Sys-Ports and any other product with a serial number.
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Registering a tool only takes a couple of minutes. To get through it faster, you'll want to have your tool nearby, or at least easy access to the model and serial number.

Protect your investment and register your tools today!

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