Professional Tool Reviews for Pros


Manufacturer: Festool

Our Festool tool reviews take these woodworking tools and put them into the hands of our Pros. This gives our readers a real-world take that uses and tests the tools as designed. We also reviewed the Festool Hybrid sander line and paired it with the Festool CT 36 E AC CleanTec dust extractor. One of our Pro reviewers spent considerable time with the Festool Domino DF XL 700 joiner as well as the Festool Domino DF500 mortise & tenon joiner. Festool tools are designed to be used as a system. The tools feature a very unique look. Many professional woodworkers in small shops seem to appreciate their well thought-out design and functionality. Overall, while Festool has a limited number of tools, they all share exceptional build quality. Festool Tool Reviews in the Hands of Pro Woodworkers Our professional woodworkers give very precise opinions in our Festool tool reviews below. They provide invaluable feedback which helps Pros make the right purchase decisions for their small shops.

Festool Wireless Mobile Phone Charger

Never Worry About Your Phone Dying Again With Festool’s Charging Block Few things annoy us more than our phone dying in the middle of the workday. Whether listening to music, making business calls, or covering a trade show—at some point, everyone has had a close call with their phone’s battery life. Festool just released its […]

Festool Systainer Ratchet and Socket Tool Set

Upgrade Your Tool Organization With The Festool Systainer Ratchet And Socket Tool Set Festool’s Systainer (short for system container) design has made its way from precise power tool and accessory storage to all-in-one products themselves, such as a speaker and a dust extractor. Now, Festool is gearing up with something a bit different: hand tools. […]

Festool Quadrive TPC 18/4 Cordless Hammer Drill

Festool’s Redefines Cordless Hammer Drill Versatility Nothing is better than owning one tool that can do it all. That’s what Festool is aiming for with its Quadrive TPC 18/4 cordless hammer drill. With several design features to expand your applications, this tool could be the solution to your overflowing toolbox. Most Festool fans likely don’t […]

Festool TopRock Systainer Bluetooth Speaker

A Storage System That Sings To a Different Tune Storage containers that hold a variety of tools and other equipment are often important when it comes to keeping the jobsite organized. What if your run-of-the-mill Systainer (short for System Container) could serve another purpose? We’ve seen it with the Milwaukee Packout radio, Makita interlocking cooler, […]

Get More Out of Your Festool Vacuum Setup

Best Festool Accessories for 2022

In this day and age of OSHA silica dust rules, jobsites get all the dust extractor attention. What about the professional and amateur woodworker? What do they need in a dust extractor? While larger dust collectors take care of large table saws and thickness planers, dust extractors rule the domain of sanders. When we wanted […]

Festool Cooltainer Insulated Systainer Cooler

Festool Gen-3 Systainer Adds Jobsite Cooler To the Stack Festool believes that high-performance coolers dont need to be heavy to get the job done. And, with the Festool Cooltainer Insulated Cooler, you get that high performance from a lightweight and modular design that stacks onto your other Systainer boxes for easy portability. What’s the Big […]

Festool Energy Battery Charger Set (577080)

Festool Energy Set Serves Up Power To Go The Festool Energy Set offers additional battery packs and a fast charger to your cordless power tools, ensuring you never run out of power in the shop or on the jobsite. This seems like it will appeal to carpenters who do on-location or remote work. It can […]

Festool TSC 55 KEB Track Saw Review

Festool TSC 55 KEB Track Saw Review

We recently did an article on track saws vs table saws to help you decide which is right for you. I’m a sculptor, and my studio space is actually what should be my living room. Obviously, space is very limited. I have a table saw but try my best not to use it because it […]

Festool Planex LHS 2 225 EQI-Plus Drywall Sander

Festool Planex Drywall Sander Shows You What You’re Sanding The new generation Planex LHS 2 225 EQI-Plus long-reach drywall sander from Festool is finally available in the US. For those using drywall sanders, it combines LED lights with a random orbital drywall sander. The all-around LED light ring works like a built-in raking light. It’s […]

Festool MFT/3 Multifunction Table

Festool Multifunction Table Could Become Your Favorite Tool in the Shop Festool may have designed the next evolutionary step in workbench technology. With its compact size and light weight, you can easily carry the MFT/3 to any jobsite. It may, however, find a more common home in the workshop. The Festool Multifunction Table has features […]