New Festool Seperator for DC units.


Mark J
 Share

Recommended Posts

Festool has a new seperator for its DC units.  It mounts on top of the vac like the Oneida unit.  $375.  They go on sale in Oct.  I can't speak to the performance as compared to the Oneida, but it seemed to work well enough at the show.  Not the best photos, but the dispay was crowded.

20180823_150312_HDR1.thumb.jpg.02010066c0632babc1952775a84af7e8.jpg20180823_1503261.thumb.jpg.0ee8bb4b14a1a5d2570d5a503a4654fe.jpg20180823_1503391.thumb.jpg.bcb5107d8c51cdd30f5a2a0364ee3166.jpg

Link to comment
Share on other sites

It's $375.  I don't know what the Oneida unit costs, but I'll probably look into them both.  Turning produces a lot of chips. 

There is a standard height workbench behind the contraption to give you an idea of the height.  It can be used without the clear plastic bucket, which makes it shorter, but the bottom grey systainer half doesn't hold that much.

Link to comment
Share on other sites

4 hours ago, Mark J said:

It's $375.  I don't know what the Oneida unit costs, but I'll probably look into them both.  Turning produces a lot of chips. 

There is a standard height workbench behind the contraption to give you an idea of the height.  It can be used without the clear plastic bucket, which makes it shorter, but the bottom grey systainer half doesn't hold that much.

Its about $300 and is taller than this one. I have had mine for a couple years and have yet to change a bag.

Link to comment
Share on other sites

I like this one far better than the Oneida. Despite the height this one allows me to set something on top of the separator. The CT vac doesn't need the nth degree separation that a true cyclone offers because the bags and filters cover that more than efficiently enough. My vac really only see dust so i can take the 1 time use bags and empty them a few times before i throw them away. At 1 bag a year it'd take a LONG time to amount to $375.

Link to comment
Share on other sites

  • 4 years later...

I've ran across a couple of web sites that say they sell Festool products, maybe you've heard of them One is newfestool. com.. The other is Discount Festool. I think they are the same company. I'm sure it's a scam, I can't find any info on them

Have ran across this? Let me know if you have I'd like to see them shut down.  thxs

Link to comment
Share on other sites

On 12/13/2022 at 11:43 AM, Joe Strunk said:

I've ran across a couple of web sites that say they sell Festool products, maybe you've heard of them One is newfestool. com.. The other is Discount Festool. I think they are the same company. I'm sure it's a scam, I can't find any info on them

Have ran across this? Let me know if you have I'd like to see them shut down.  thxs

I would say it is a scam even their pricing before their sale prices is way off.  Definitely buyer beware.  

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

 Share

  • Who's Online   1 Member, 0 Anonymous, 36 Guests (See full list)

  • Forum Statistics

    30.6k
    Total Topics
    413.8k
    Total Posts
  • Member Statistics

    23,045
    Total Members
    3,644
    Most Online
    BBartlett
    Newest Member
    BBartlett
    Joined