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Offline SRSemenza

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Festool Sander Guide
« on: March 12, 2017, 01:55 PM »
Here is a link to a well done guide to help choose the right Festool sander.

                http://topcoatreview.com/2017/03/which-festool-sander/

Seth

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Offline Scott Burt

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Re: Festool Sander Guide
« Reply #1 on: March 12, 2017, 03:31 PM »
Here is a link to a well done guide to help choose the right Festool sander.

                http://topcoatreview.com/2017/03/which-festool-sander/

Seth

Wow, thanks for sharing, Seth.

I am happy to help people figure them out. And there are many users here who also know a great deal about the sanders.

Offline Brian Livingstone

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Re: Festool Sander Guide
« Reply #2 on: March 13, 2017, 02:44 PM »
Hi Scott,

I really found this to be helpful.  I bought the LS130 last week for a stair refinish project. 

Took me a good thirty minutes to figure out how to change the pads.  Doh !

Thanks for the good work.

Brian
Kapex, TS75, MFT, OF1010, OF1400, DTS400 REQ, Parallel guide rails, 1080, 1400, 3000 guide rail, Domino 500, CT36, ETS 150/3, RS2E, Crown stops, 6 drawer Sortainer, Carvex, Syslite II, Festool safety glasses must start to wear.

Offline Scott Burt

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Re: Festool Sander Guide
« Reply #3 on: March 13, 2017, 07:00 PM »
Hi Scott,

I really found this to be helpful.  I bought the LS130 last week for a stair refinish project. 

Took me a good thirty minutes to figure out how to change the pads.  Doh !

Thanks for the good work.

Brian

Glad to hear it, Brian. Yes, the LS130 IS the stair master!!
« Last Edit: March 14, 2017, 04:52 AM by Scott Burt »

Offline ben_r_

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Re: Festool Sander Guide
« Reply #4 on: March 21, 2017, 03:59 PM »
Excellent. Ill be directing some folks to this.
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Offline jtwood

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Re: Festool Sander Guide
« Reply #5 on: March 22, 2017, 12:04 AM »
A terrific reference.  Thanks for posting.

Steve

Offline Midnight Man

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Re: Festool Sander Guide
« Reply #6 on: March 22, 2017, 08:21 AM »
Thank you for sharing this guide!

I've recently come back to setting up a workshop (life got in the way the past 12 months), and have just started kitting out with Festool equipment, sanders were on my list to research tonight.

As it happens, this guide opened my eyes to the RTS400, which I believe will actually suit me better than the RTS300 I was looking at - so my heartfelt thanks for a very timely post  [smile]

Offline Scott Burt

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Re: Festool Sander Guide
« Reply #7 on: March 27, 2017, 11:40 AM »
Thanks for the feedback, guys. I am glad to hear that you are finding the information helpful.