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)



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


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



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



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


Cordless Carvex - Coming Dec 2013

Sunday, November 17, 2013 | Reader Comments | Jigsaws | New Products

New Carvex Cordless

How do you make the Carvex even better? 
You make it cordless.

Tackle your most demanding (and remote) applications with the robust and versatile new Carvex Cordless Jigsaws. Designed to deliver the same performance as their corded counterparts while taking advantage of the tool-less base change platform, these revolutionary jigsaws will have you forgetting that you've cut the cord.

The 18-volt 4.2Ah Lithium Ion batteries coupled with high-efficient brushless motor technology provides exceptional run time. The Cordless Carvex 420 is compatible with all Festool flat pack batteries made since 2005 including NiCad, NiMH and Lithium Ion batteries ranging from 12-volts to 18-volts.

Choose from the traditional D-Handle design or the barrel grip design. Already own a Festool cordless drill? Save by buying the "Basic" versions of the cordless Carvex, which exclude the batteries and charger.



New Products Coming Dec 2013!

Sunday, November 17, 2013 | Reader Comments | New Products | Paint



SYS-MFT Systainer (500076)

The new SYS-MFT brings worktable functionality to a highly portable surface, improving results by providing more secure clamping options to jobsite applications. The SYS-MFT also provides storage for all your key tools like clamps and hand tools. Equipped with 13 clamping points, an integrated V-groove for securing round stock like dowels and pipes, a non-skid strip for even greater security of the workpiece, and a slotted handle for easy transport. The SYS-MFT is the same size as a Systainer SYS 1 so you can use Systainers side-by-side for an extended work surface. The robust and durable design will support up to 110 lbs (50 kg).Coming December 2013.

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* Clamp sold separately.



The New Festool Carvex 420 Jigsaws

Friday, August 9, 2013 | Reader Comments | Jigsaws | New Products

Carvex Arriving

The New Carvex 420 Jigsaw. Coming September 1st.

Visit your preferred Festool dealer today for a demonstration of the new Festool Carvex 420 Jigsaw! With a blazing fast speed of 3,800 strokes per minute, the Carvex makes quick work of cuts. The interchangeable base system offers task and material specific bases and base inserts to provide optimal results. Precision cuts are a breeze with the advanced blade guidance system which ensure perpendicular cuts, even in thick materials. Four high-intensity LEDs work in unison to keep your cut path brightly lit. A brushless motor offers an extremely reliable and long service life over brushed motors while reducing weight and increasing performance. Learn more about all of the benefits of the new Carvex 420 and more on our website. Try one out for yourself with a risk-free 30-day money back guarantee and three year warranty.

Check out this short video to get acqainted with the jigsaw of your dreams, the new Festool Carvex 420. Watch the video.

Carvex 420 Jigsaw