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Festool

Discussion in 'Garage / Workshop' started by 07TacoRidah, Nov 26, 2010.

  1. Nov 26, 2010 at 8:30 AM
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    07TacoRidah

    07TacoRidah [OP] SHHHH, this is interesting

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    http://www.festools-online.com/

    anyone heard of these guys? one of my older brothers works for a spot that promotes tools and such. they got a pitch from them a couple days ago curious about them a little. freaking tools are expensive too :mad: but from what my brother says, they compare almost to Kobalt or something??
     
  2. Nov 26, 2010 at 10:34 AM
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    Incognito

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    Never heard of them... I'd stick to Milwaukee or Makita if you aren't on a budget.
     
  3. Nov 26, 2010 at 12:18 PM
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    steve103

    steve103 Well-Known Member

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    im a wood worker and these tools are the best. if you have never used them you will be happy with their work. but the price is a stopper.
     
  4. Nov 26, 2010 at 1:14 PM
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    macgyver

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    Festool makes excellent tools however they are pretty pricey. If you watch 'This old house' Tom Silva uses them.
     
  5. Nov 26, 2010 at 3:49 PM
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    07TacoRidah

    07TacoRidah [OP] SHHHH, this is interesting

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    will have to tell my older brother then. So if you had to review the tools in general are, user friendly, simple, no hassle, etc. type tools?

    Not sure if they are going to go with them but damn that's crazy!! Yeah the prices made me pissed, I have some Makita, Craftsman, and Snap On stuff.
     
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