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Offline John Russell

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Alternative to Kapex Hold-Down Clamp?
« on: December 28, 2021, 10:01 AM »
I have a first generation Kapex and I use the older aluminium sawhelper wings for my cutting station. Occasionally I wish I had another hold-down clamp, but in the universe of options for Festools, I have not seen an alternative to the Kapex hold down clamp. Does one exist?

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Offline Frank-Jan

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Re: Alternative to Kapex Hold-Down Clamp?
« Reply #1 on: December 28, 2021, 03:34 PM »
I sometimes use regular festool clamps in the groove on the old model crownstops.
The kapex hold-down clamp is very good, and I've seen people that modified one to work with non-festool mitersaws.  I haven't seen other mitersaw hold-down clamps that are as practical to use as the kapex version.