Mark Clement's "An Extract Science": Festool’s CT 22 E Versatility and Power.

Tuesday, March 4, 2008 | Reader Comments | Dust Extractors | Reviews

Mark ClementDon’t call it a shop-vacuum. Festool’s CT 22 E—officially called a dust extractor--is more. I call it one heck of a versatile vac.


I love fine tools, but really don’t care about finery when a jobsite is covered with demo debris. I care about getting the floor and horizontal surfaces clean. Gratefully, the CT 22 E shows no quarter in this regard. The CT 22E devours all the dust, plaster chunks, pieces of wire—whatever my push broom misses. You can feel and hear it sucked through the hose and smash the inside of the 5.7 gallon tank. Cool.


Enjoy Making Dust, Not Cleaning It Up!

Friday, January 4, 2008 | Reader Comments | Dust Extractors

Festool CT Dust Extractors

It All Begins With Dust Extraction.

Festool's philosophy on product design begins with a single principle: dust extraction. From the early stages of product development, dust extraction is a primary consideration which is a cornerstone of our system approach to power tools. With the exception of our cordless drills, all Festool power tools integrate with our line of CT Dust Extractors.