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Offline Bigfle

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Festool midi foot switch
« on: July 13, 2017, 02:45 AM »
Hi guys has anyone come across a set up for the Festool midi Hoover in which when using the 18v system I can switch the midi on and off with a foot switch instead of having to go back and forth to the hoover switch.

Thanks in advance.

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Offline Gregor

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Re: Festool midi foot switch
« Reply #2 on: July 13, 2017, 04:33 AM »
Or connect a lamp (need high enough draw, so LED one won't do) with a foot switch on the cord to the vac.

Offline antss

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Re: Festool midi foot switch
« Reply #3 on: July 13, 2017, 09:19 AM »
Maxsys not compatible with mini/midi if I recall correctly.

Not enough room for the receiver.  [sad]

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Re: Festool midi foot switch
« Reply #4 on: July 13, 2017, 09:29 AM »
Not sure about a foot switch (probably) but there are certainly plug in remote switches available. Seems like there must nbe a plug in foot switch that could plug in to a remote switch?

Seth


Offline GarryMartin

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Re: Festool midi foot switch
« Reply #5 on: July 13, 2017, 10:48 AM »
Maxsys not compatible with mini/midi if I recall correctly.

Of course. Glossed over that part of the request in error. Apologies.

Offline Cheese

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Re: Festool midi foot switch
« Reply #6 on: July 13, 2017, 11:47 AM »
I use this on my Vac Sys...works pretty well.

Offline Laminator

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Re: Festool midi foot switch
« Reply #7 on: July 13, 2017, 10:00 PM »
I use a switch similar to cheese on my vac sys. I got it from Home Depot.