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Offline toolsareus

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brushless motor technology question.
« on: December 21, 2011, 09:55 PM »
Just was wondering when festool start using the brushless technology in their cordless products?

thanks.

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Offline Brice Burrell

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Re: brushless motor technology question.
« Reply #1 on: December 21, 2011, 10:07 PM »
The C12 cordless drill was the first to have a brushless motor.  I'm not sure when that was, maybe 2006 or 2007?

Offline toolsareus

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Re: brushless motor technology question.
« Reply #2 on: December 21, 2011, 10:49 PM »
hey thanks... i just did a quick search and found this article... http://toolmonger.com/2006/09/05/finds-festools-c12-cordless-drill/ and in it, it give a hint that the c12 goes all the way back to 2003... unless i read it wrong.

Offline Christian A.

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Re: brushless motor technology question.
« Reply #3 on: December 22, 2011, 06:36 PM »
In 2005 according to Festool.
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