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Offline Hans Mertens

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new Festool for spring 2021 announcement
« on: October 18, 2020, 04:41 AM »
Received an e-mail today from Festool Belgium, subject: NoPower infoservice



Salvation is at hand.
No more annoyances!

Dear Mr. Mertens,

Congratulations. You are now registered with our InfoService.

As promised, we will be the first to notify you as soon as we have more information.

Soon all your daily annoyances will be gone. From spring 2021 we will offer you a perfect solution to start your working day in a good mood! With an exclusive world first!

A tip of the veil: the world's first will be an unprecedented technological innovation that will help you work more easily every day, meet your schedule more easily and achieve perfect results independently.

With energetic greetings,

The Festool team

Offline Hans Mertens

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Re: new Festool for spring 2021 announcement
« Reply #1 on: October 18, 2020, 04:50 AM »
So, what do you think?

Battery powered power generator in a systainer?

It would not be a world first, except for the systainer part.

Would it run on 18V Festool batteries or internal cells?

USB-charger and Festool battery charger would be nice to have integrated.  Maybe even a radio or worklight?

Or something completely different?

Offline Alex

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Re: new Festool for spring 2021 announcement
« Reply #2 on: October 18, 2020, 04:56 AM »
"an unprecedented technological innovation"

Wow, that would be quite something.

Probably and android that does all the work for you.

Offline MikeGE

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Re: new Festool for spring 2021 announcement
« Reply #3 on: October 18, 2020, 06:53 AM »
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From spring 2021 we will offer you a perfect solution to start your working day in a good mood! With an exclusive world first!

An espresso machine in a Systainer?

Offline rmhinden

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Re: new Festool for spring 2021 announcement
« Reply #4 on: October 18, 2020, 11:17 AM »
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From spring 2021 we will offer you a perfect solution to start your working day in a good mood! With an exclusive world first!

An espresso machine in a Systainer?

That would be nice!

Bob

Offline KORPO

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Re: new Festool for spring 2021 announcement
« Reply #5 on: November 08, 2020, 02:04 PM »
Un concentré d'énergie : deux batteries et un chargeur dans le Systainer³

Le Set Énergie Festool est idéal pour compléter les modèles Festool Basic ou s'équiper de deux batteries supplémentaires pour l'atelier et le chantier. Disponible avec différents équipements, selon les applications spécifiques et les besoins en énergie. Toujours suffisamment de place pour quatre batteries et deux chargeurs au total. Naturellement, soigneusement rangé dans le Systainer³.

Complément idéal : les puissantes batteries 5,2 Ah conviennent à toutes les applications et sont compatibles avec l'ensemble des appareils sans fil de Festool. L'idéal pour toutes les applications et les outils 18 V lorsque la performance et l'endurance sont primordiales. (Par exemple pour une longue utilisation des AGC 18, HKC 55 et TSC 55 ainsi que pour les opérations de perçage et de vissage particulièrement difficiles avec les PDC 18/ DRC 18)
L'aspiration démarre automatiquement : à la mise en marche de l'outil, les batteries Bluetooth® enclenchent automatiquement l'aspirateur connecté
Recharge rapide : grâce au chargeur rapide TCL 6, vous n'êtes jamais à court de batterie pour continuer le travail. Vous disposez de toutes les informations importantes grâce à l'affichage LED indiquant la durée restante de recharge ainsi que le niveau de charge
Bien à l'abri : rangé dans le Systainer³, avec suffisamment de place pour deux autres batteries et un chargeur supplémentaire
Mobile : rangé dans le Systainer³, le Systainer d'alimentation s'intègre parfaitement dans l'aménagement de véhicule bott, pour un transport facile de l'atelier au chantier
Mieux en Système ! Les Systainer³ sont compatibles entre eux et combinables avec toutes les générations de Systainer précédentes, les aspirateurs et de nombreux autres accessoires système
convient aux modèles Festool Basic

Offline KORPO

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Re: new Festool for spring 2021 announcement
« Reply #6 on: November 08, 2020, 02:06 PM »
Don’t know if it’s a part of the answer. Out on january 2021

Offline Alex

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Re: new Festool for spring 2021 announcement
« Reply #7 on: November 08, 2020, 02:23 PM »
Bonjour Korpo, je ne comprends pas, pourquoi tu dis tout en Francais? On parle Anglais ici.

Mais je ne pense pas que deux batteries et un chargeur dans un systainer est un innovation technologique sans précédent.

- I don't believe two batteries and a charger in a systainer can be called an unprecedented technological innovation.  [tongue]

Offline xedos

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Re: new Festool for spring 2021 announcement
« Reply #8 on: November 09, 2020, 11:55 AM »
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- I don't believe two batteries and a charger in a systainer can be called an unprecedented technological innovation.  [tongue]

Sure it can.   Marketing guys do it all the time.


But, that doesn't make it so.

Offline Alex

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Re: new Festool for spring 2021 announcement
« Reply #9 on: November 09, 2020, 01:28 PM »
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- I don't believe two batteries and a charger in a systainer can be called an unprecedented technological innovation.  [tongue]

Sure it can.   Marketing guys do it all the time.

I really hope Festool will not sink that low. [huh]

Offline Roachmill

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Re: new Festool for spring 2021 announcement
« Reply #10 on: November 09, 2020, 04:33 PM »
Their blurb (https://www.festool.co.uk/campaigns/microsites/power#Annoyyourself!) made plenty mentions of corded tools and said tools not reaching power supplies so I think they must have something more than some batteries and chargers in a box.



 *touches wood*

Offline DeformedTree

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Re: new Festool for spring 2021 announcement
« Reply #11 on: November 09, 2020, 06:24 PM »
Festool is going to do something about the struggles of VW ownership?

Offline MikeGE

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Re: new Festool for spring 2021 announcement
« Reply #12 on: November 09, 2020, 06:45 PM »
Their blurb (https://www.festool.co.uk/campaigns/microsites/power#Annoyyourself!) made plenty mentions of corded tools and said tools not reaching power supplies so I think they must have something more than some batteries and chargers in a box.
Flux Capacitor?  Small nuclear power plant?  Fuel Cell?

Offline mkasdin

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Re: new Festool for spring 2021 announcement
« Reply #13 on: November 09, 2020, 10:12 PM »
I translated it in google, sounds like you can run corded tools remotely and also have 4 batteries charged and ready to go in a single systainer. So in theory you could open up space in a systainer3 and add extra tools with the freed up space. The inserts are now made of foam so they could be modular enough to mix and match on a larger sys. This is pure conjecture after reading the translation from, Dutch, Flemish, ???

Offline PeterJJames13

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Re: new Festool for spring 2021 announcement
« Reply #14 on: November 10, 2020, 04:33 PM »
Ok, I gotta ask - who's gonna be the first to hook a Kapex up to it when it comes out....  [scared] [blink] [eek]

Offline DashZero

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Re: new Festool for spring 2021 announcement
« Reply #15 on: January 18, 2021, 11:39 PM »
SYS-PST 1500 From page 324 of the 2021 catalog

Offline serge0n

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Re: new Festool for spring 2021 announcement
« Reply #16 on: January 19, 2021, 04:20 AM »
Just a bit over 3,300 Euro, a must have!  [big grin]

The specs are impressive: 1500 wH battery capacity, 3680 Watt output. It can run a 3 HP Sawstop for 45 minutes if my math is not totally off!  [eek]







Offline Bert Vanderveen

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Re: new Festool for spring 2021 announcement
« Reply #17 on: January 19, 2021, 06:04 AM »
SYS-PST 1500 From page 324 of the 2021 catalog


Darn, you must be a fast reader — me, I am only halfway through the new book...
Cheers, Bert Vanderveen

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Offline six-point socket II

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Re: new Festool for spring 2021 announcement
« Reply #18 on: January 19, 2021, 06:46 AM »
If I was a commercial tradesperson, I'd buy one in a heart beat. The specs. are excellent, and being able to power a corded, half-stationary tool, or other high-powered tools + full size L or M rated dust extractor - is incredible. Just thinking of our underground garage, that has only one really crappy and somewhat dangerous outlet, anyone working in/on it "down" to the janitor would be well off having the SYS-PST 1500.

Personally, looking at this option, I think it beats having high power battery tools + a battery powered full size extractor (which are still rather special/ not wide spread and available only from few manufacturers)

With this, you can really spare you the battery powered half-stationary tools + battery powered full size extractor (which combined won't be too far off, price wise) and just use the tools you are used to.

I love it!

Personally, from a private user perspective, I will have a hard time to justify the price, for a "power bank" that will sit idle most of the time and would only be used for minor stuff, that I could find other solutions for. However, if I was back at the beginning of my endeavor into "DIY" - I'd also get one in a heart beat. This would have made a lot of things easier to deal with.

Again, I love it. & Well done, Festool!

Kind regards,
Oliver

Kind regards,
Oliver

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Re: new Festool for spring 2021 announcement
« Reply #19 on: January 19, 2021, 07:04 AM »



This is also an incredible and indispensable new dust extraction accessory: https://www.festool.de/zubehoer/576759---mx---a#Übersicht

Watch Mike from Mike's Toolshop ( https://www.mikestoolshop.at ) demonstrating it at Festool Austria HQ.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?t=370&v=IWzejTlebI4

Look at how much of the dust while filling and starting to mix gets sucked right into the extractor and is not released into the air/room and ultimately your lungs. AWESOME! This I will get ASAP!


Kind regards,
Oliver


Kind regards,
Oliver

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Offline DeformedTree

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Re: new Festool for spring 2021 announcement
« Reply #20 on: January 19, 2021, 11:51 AM »
why is she not wearing a mask?  The plaster industry loves this, now you have to buy 1.5% more plaster :)


Offline six-point socket II

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Re: new Festool for spring 2021 announcement
« Reply #21 on: January 19, 2021, 11:54 AM »
Probably because the picture is supposed to convey how clean/"dust free" the accessory makes this process. It's marketing after all. ;)

Kind regards,
Oliver
Kind regards,
Oliver

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Offline Bert Vanderveen

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Re: new Festool for spring 2021 announcement
« Reply #22 on: January 19, 2021, 12:56 PM »
why is she not wearing a mask?  The plaster industry loves this, now you have to buy 1.5% more plaster :)


You could reclaim that 1.5% from the vac.  [wink]
« Last Edit: January 20, 2021, 05:37 AM by Bert Vanderveen »
Cheers, Bert Vanderveen

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Offline Spandex

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Re: new Festool for spring 2021 announcement
« Reply #23 on: January 20, 2021, 10:20 AM »
You could reclaim that 1.5% from the vac.  [wink]
Exactly. Just slosh some water into the vac at the end of the day and mix up your last batch. It even has wheels to get it to the workplace...

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Re: new Festool for spring 2021 announcement
« Reply #24 on: April 20, 2021, 11:15 AM »
Saw a post on IG today not sure what it is but it was a anthracite systainer with the wording BOTT. Looking at the pic wondering if it is the Van system of systainer storage system.
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Re: new Festool for spring 2021 announcement
« Reply #25 on: April 20, 2021, 11:27 AM »
Saw a post on IG today not sure what it is but it was a anthracite systainer with the wording BOTT. Looking at the pic wondering if it is the Van system of systainer storage system.

Yes.

  Seth