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Offline Brandavino

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Felder K540s
« on: December 06, 2017, 06:23 AM »
Hi there experts,
Looking at Felder K540s, 2800 slider, the big blade looks useful, as I do solid wood and ply but after having a MM SC2 forever I may be simply in love with the idea of the K540s, is my heart taking over. ?
Keen on the best accuracy and reliability I can afford, the Xroll table gets good raps.
Any thoughts ? I have maxed out the budgets so can not go to 700 series.
What would be Minimax equivalent ?
My first post, I do have lots of Festool stuff well worn in, but so in need of a decent slider.
Grateful advice.

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Offline Timtool

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Re: Felder K540s
« Reply #1 on: December 06, 2017, 08:48 AM »
I think the 500 and 700 range(which I own) share the same crucial mechanical elements, thought the overall build is lighter on the 500.
The main advantage of the 700 is the ability to have electronic settings.

You can't really go wrong with MM, but you'll likely lose the dado ability, which in my eyes is a major feature to lose once you're used to it.
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