Festool Fall 2008 Promotions

Thursday, September 4, 2008 | Reader Comments | Promotions

Fall 2008 Promotions

Festool Shop Apron

Limited Edition Shop Apron w/ Mini Systainer

Product No. M0064

Look good, and stay organized with the limited edition 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 Mini systainer, which can be used to store pencils, tape measures, and other small items to keep your shop space clean and well organized. Limited time offer, while supplies last. More...



Making the Cut. A Miter Saw Quality Comparison.

Thursday, September 4, 2008 | Reader Comments | Reviews | Sliding Compound Miter Saws

Kapex Cut Quality

"A Picture Is Worth A Thousand Words".

If that's true, then this photo tells an interesting story. We tested the cut quality of the new Festool Kapex sliding compound miter saw (top image) to that of a leading competitor's miter saw (bottom image). Both saws were tested with the stock blade, under the same conditions and using same piece of maple plywood.


Why This Part Didn't Become Part of Your Festool.

Thursday, September 4, 2008 | Reader Comments | Festool Facts

Festool Facts

A couple of weeks ago, I was fortunate enough to take a trip to the Festool headquarters located in Wendlingen, Germany. During my visit, I had the opportunity to tour the production facilities where Festool power tools are born. The operation was just as impressive as the tools that are produced there with exacting detail given to every step of the manufacturing process.


Dreams Do Come True At IWF

Thursday, September 4, 2008 | Reader Comments | Festool Events

IWF Dream Shop Winner

Dreams Do Come True At IWF.

Festool exhibited at the International Woodworking Machinery & Furniture Supply Fair (IWF) 2008 in Atlanta, GA on August 20-23rd. We had thousands of people visit our booth and there was a lot to be seen. There were seven demo stations showcasing all of our major tools, including the newest products, the Kapex sliding compound miter saw, MFK 700 trim router, OF 2200 router and MFT/3 multifunction table. Marc Spagnuolo, ‘The Wood Whisperer’, also demonstrated the Festool tools at the booth Wednesday and Thursday.