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LWIF Wrap-up, or Last Week in Festool

With so many posts about new products from Festool bombarding this column last week, I thought it best to write one more to wrap-up the entries. And luckily for me, Festool delivered another product to get the ball rolling. How about a classic designed systainer full of first aid supplies? At first you’ll wonder...

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Carvex: A Tricked-out Jigsaw From Festool

At first glance, the jigsaw in the photo looks ordinary. Oh, but it’s not. This is Carvex from Festool. Being from Festool, you know there’s more to it than meets the eye. There are four different Carvex models coming out in 2011. Two jigsaws will be barrel-grip saws and two will be D-handle saws...

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Tool Review: An Ultra-compact Drill-driver from Festool

Sometime in the Summer of 2011, Festool will introduce a new ultra-compact drill. The company calls the drill CXS – Conquer. Xplore. Solve. The CXS is expected to become your everyday drill-driver. It’s lightweight and with the possible chuck changes, it is effectively three drills in one. In a new T-Loc systainer (read more...

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New Tools on the Festool Horizon

Friday of last week, Festool Product Manager, Rick Bush stopped by the Popular Woodworking Magazine shop with information about new tools coming from Festool. We got a look at the new systainers, we got up close and personal  with a CXS (a new drill coming later in the year that may become your daily...