CMS Router Table Review by The Wood Whisperer

Wednesday, September 19, 2012 | Reader Comments | New Products | Reviews | Routers

CMS Router Table

 

Coming October 1st - See it in action!

Last month, we announced the upcoming introduction of the new Festool CMS Router Tableand it looks like many of you like what you've seen so far. This month, we'll share some videos and other content with you so you can see the CMS in action and to help get you up and running once you get it in your shop.

The Wood Whisperer CMS test drive.

Our good friend, Marc Spagnuolo a.k.a. The Wood Whisperer, takes a look at the new CMS Router Table in this video. Marc talks about what he views as some of the benefits and does some routing to let you see the CMS in operation. Check out the video on Marc's CMS blog post and be sure to post your comments and questions at the bottom of the page. And, we're digging the cool Christmas Story leg lamp, Marc.

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The New CMS Router Table - Coming October 2012

Saturday, August 25, 2012 | Reader Comments | New Products | Routers

Festool CMS Router Table

 

 

 

CMS: A Superior Router Table by Design.

When our engineers sit down to design a new tool, they don't aim for mediocrity. Only the finest engineering, design, components and finish result in a tool worthy of the Festool name. Why? Because just like you we are passionate about the art and craft of woodworking. The new Festool CMS router table is no exception and it will be available October 1st, 2012.

So, how is it better than any other router table? First, every component of the CMS router table is designed to integrate seamlessly. The CMS router table is not a bunch of components cobbled together from various manufacturers. It's a piece of fine, precision machinery that can do the job like no other router table on the market, right out of the box.

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New Tools & Drill Accessories!

Tuesday, September 27, 2011 | Reader Comments | Cordless Drills | Dust Extractors | New Products

New Product - Oct 2011

 

Read to learn more about new power tools and drilling accessories that will be available starting on October 1st, 2011.

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Dave Reinhold: You Need a Festool T18 Drill

Tuesday, September 27, 2011 | Reader Comments | Cordless Drills | New Products | Paint

Dave Reinhold T18 Review

The arm-wrenching torque of the T18 can be yours on Oct. 1st!

Our good friend Dave Reinhold, a finish carpenter from New Jersey, took the opportunity to review the new T18 Lithium Ion Brushless Cordless Drill for us. Dave is a guy just like you, out on the jobsite every day using his tools to make a living. He's been in the industry for 14 years and works for a home builder primarily in new construction. Take a few minutes to check out his walk through of the features and components. Then, watch him put the T18 to the test and use it in some practical applications around the jobsite.

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CT MINI & MIDI improvements, new CT 48.

Thursday, August 4, 2011 | Reader Comments | Dust Extractors | New Products | Paint

CT Dust Extractors

Festool CT MINI & MIDI models get an upgrade.

Continuing to raise the bar in performance, Festool has made some improvements to the CT MINI and MIDI. New units will come standard with a HEPA filter factory installed and the new self-cleaning filter bags that were introduced last year in the CT 26 and CT 36. And, the best part... the price remains unchanged.

New for October 2011 - The CT 48 Dust Extractor.

This time last year, we were announcing the introduction of the new CT 26 and CT 36 Dust Extractors which incorporate numerous upgrades from the previous models of Festool Dust Extractors. Now, we're introducing the newest and largest Dust Extractor in our CT family, the new CT 48 (584 084) coming October 2011. If you need lots of capacity, this behemoth is for you!

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CXS Cordless Drill and TwinBox Available June 1st!

Tuesday, May 31, 2011 | Reader Comments | Cordless Drills | New Products | Paint

CXS Compact Cordless Drill

Your cordless drill just can't do what our cordless drills can do!

The new CXS Compact Cordless Drill is now available from your preferred Festool dealer. The CXS Compact cordless drill is the latest, and by far the smallest, extension of Festool’s Li-Ion drill platform. Featuring the FastFix chuck system, the CXS can be used with the Centrotec chuck, keyless chuck, or a right angle attachment that allows you to get the job done right the first time in even the tightest spaces. As you would expect, the CXS features exceptional ergonomics, with a battery design that removes the bulk from the handle, ensuring maximum comfort over extended use.

Visit our website for complete details, video and specs on the new CXS.

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First Impressions of the CXS Compact Drill

Wednesday, May 25, 2011 | Reader Comments | Cordless Drills | New Products | Reviews | Paint

We sent Brice Burrell, a carpenter living in the Pittsburgh area, one of our CXS compact cordless drills to test out. The CXS is being introduced on June 1st and offers the benefits of the FastFix interchangeable chuck system found on all Festool drills. The CXS is just under two pounds and offers exceptional battery life and ultra-fast charge times. If you're considering a compact cordless drill, check out the Festool CXS! Here's what Brice had to say about his use of the CXS over the past few weeks...

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Festool Contractor's First Aid Systainer

Thursday, March 17, 2011 | Reader Comments | New Products | Promotions | Systainer

First Aid Systainer

No shop or jobsite should be without a proper first aid kit. The hope is that you will never have a need for a first aid kit, but you should certainly be prepared just in case.

The Festool Contractor's First Aid Kit is in provided in a SYS 1 Systainer with clearly marked red first aid latches. The kit's contents have been certified to be ANSI/OSHA compliant. Contains all of the common first aid supplies required for emergency first aid care. The contents can be replenished by ordering online or by phone, reorder details included with kit.

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