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Offline abgoto

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Impact bits
« on: October 27, 2014, 04:37 AM »
If Festool phases out the TI15 on December 1, will they continue to sell the impact bits after that date?

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Offline PreferrablyWood

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Re: Impact bits
« Reply #1 on: October 27, 2014, 04:50 AM »
Being an optimist, I 'd wager if they can sell the bits they will continue to offer them. It's not like they take up that much space. Other wise impact bits don't need to be Festool to be used with the T-EYE impact
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Offline carlb40

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Re: Impact bits
« Reply #2 on: October 27, 2014, 06:18 AM »
The impact bits looks very very much like the wera impact bits i use. So i guess they might just be rebranded wera bits.  [wink]
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Re: Impact bits
« Reply #3 on: October 27, 2014, 07:56 AM »
If Festool phases out the TI15 on December 1, will they continue to sell the impact bits after that date?

Yes, we will continue to offer them.

Offline Alex

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Re: Impact bits
« Reply #4 on: October 27, 2014, 08:38 AM »
The impact bits looks very very much like the wera impact bits i use. So i guess they might just be rebranded wera bits.  [wink]

Festool does a lot of business with Wiha, so I think they might be Wiha.

Offline abgoto

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Re: Impact bits
« Reply #5 on: October 27, 2014, 10:50 AM »
If Festool phases out the TI15 on December 1, will they continue to sell the impact bits after that date?

Yes, we will continue to offer them.

Thanks Shane!

Thanks for the other replys  What I like about the Festool bits is that they are easy to distinguish from regular bits and the fact that they are delivered in a twin box bit holder.

Offline PreferrablyWood

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Re: Impact bits
« Reply #6 on: October 27, 2014, 04:28 PM »
+1 on the twin box holder and th ease of identification...
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Offline EV

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Re: Impact bits
« Reply #7 on: October 27, 2014, 06:16 PM »
Why is being discontinued?

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Offline PreferrablyWood

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Re: Impact bits
« Reply #8 on: October 28, 2014, 02:19 PM »
Why is being discontinued?

EV

No explanation, that I can see... They are perhaps to expensive too produce if they don't sell enough volume?
« Last Edit: October 29, 2014, 02:37 PM by PreferrablyWood »
TS 55 R EBQ, Vecturo OSC, BHC SDS, RO 150, 850 HL E Planer, MFS 400x2, MFS extensions MFS VB 700 x 1 MFS VB 1000 x 2 . CMS GE, OF 2200, CMS OF+ CMS TS 75 insert modules. SYS-MFT Fixing-Set, 
Festool 18V HKC 55, TI 15, CXS 2.6 Ah version, RO 90 DX, PDC 18/4 plus   TS 75 EBQ, PSC 420, OF 1010, RS 300 EQ, CTL Midi, MFT 3