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Festool challenge #1: making a reproduction of my plunge saw TS55

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Blog entry by Pieter Troch posted 11-15-2011 12:17 PM 5407 reads 0 times favorited 2 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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For a contest of Tooltechnic Systems nv/Festool Belgium I wanted to show how accurate Festool machines are and use all their possibilities.
The ultimate challenge for this was to use these tools to make a copy of itself.
As the TS55 is the tool most used I decided to make myself an extra one…in plywood.

pay extra attention to the soundtrack as it’s made from only sounds produced by my Festool machines.

enjoy the movie!

http://youtu.be/t4jFr8509jc

the link to the contest page (in dutch):
http://www.festool.be/NL/Campaings/Pages/ContestNewsletter.aspx



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#1 posted 11-15-2011 05:13 PM

pretty cool. you got my vote!

was kinda hoping this would be for a functional tool though ;)

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#2 posted 11-16-2011 03:27 AM

Soooooooomebody’s in loooooooooooooove!

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