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Festool ROTEX RO 150

Festool ROTEX RO 150

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    JT
    JTGreater Melbourne (Inner), VIC
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    Aggressive to fine - all in one

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    The tool is perfect for fast removal of the stock's surface and then pivoting to finish sanding. The vibration takes a toll on the grip after several square meters of operation, expected though. I cannot live without this, wish I bought this years ago.

    Purchased in June 2020 at Just Tools for $1,070.00.

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    Festool
    Festool teamFestool

    Thanks for taking the time to write a review, JT!! Really glad that the Rotex 150 has become a dependable workhorse for you. Being 3-in-1, its versatility sure makes life easier. Cheers, Justin

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    Nisitha
    NisithaGreater Melbourne (Outer), VIC
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    Excellent sander with excellent dust extraction

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    Almost pneumatic performance from an electric sander. Difference is quite substantial to other electric sanders I have used. Well balanced tool. A bit noisy but very clean work space and surface quality. I can justify the money spend on the tool.
    Dust extraction port requires an adaptor if your extractor hose is 36mm. This should be included in the box given the price point of product. Sanding discs are dear compared to choices available in bulk in the market but last longer.
    I am massively impressed by this tool. Looking forward to buy a bs-105 belt sander

    Purchased in June 2020 at Sydney Tools for $1,050.00.

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    Festool
    Festool teamFestool

    Thanks heaps for the review, Nisitha!! Really appreciate it and good to get that feedback. Glad the Rotex 150 is giving you great value and the results you want. Cheers, Justin

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    Jondon
    JondonSouth East Queensland, QLD
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    Once you use a Rotex sander it’s hard to go back

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    I work with slab timber mainly and Rotex sander does the kid of a belt and finishing sander only better. Speeds the process considerably. Virtually no dust. Paper lasts exceptionally

    Purchased in January 2020 at Sydney Tools for $1,090.00.

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    Festool
    Festool teamFestool

    So great to hear! Thanks for sharing your experience with the Rotex sander, Jondon!! Appreciate it. Cheers, Justin

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    Best sander I’ve ever used

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    The sander made light work of machining up all the timber for my vanity, Door jams, laundry and window reveals. The dust extraction is second to none and I am more than impressed with the efficiency of the sand paper

    Purchased in March 2020 at Total Tools.

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    Festool
    Festool teamFestool

    You're a legend, thanks for the review Mick! Glad you're loving the Rotex 150. Cheers, Justin

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    Alex
    Alex
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    Does everything I ask it to

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    I’ve sanded stairs, tables, chairs, small decks, more stairs and going strong. Every job I’ve done has been made easier with this sander. I haven’t owned one before this but I know it will outperform most of not all of them, that’s how confident I am in it’s quality. I don’t ever use the bump guard as it can’t get close enough to edges but without it it does get knocked around a bit along the rubber Velcro pad that is still original. You can buy a new replacement but my guess is that it’s not cheap. But it is a workhorse of a tool.

    Purchased in March 2014 at Total Tools for $1,050.00.

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    Best On Site Solid Surface Sander I've Used

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    I've used this sander for years on solid surface finishing and it does a great job , very little dust great biter and polisher , the only thing to be careful for are power chords , very expensive to replace . great work horse no overheating very well sealed for water finish , though you don't have to with this.

    Date PurchasedJan 2014
    Etmar
    EtmarSouth East Queensland, QLD
    • 14 reviews
    • 19 likes

    One sander for every job!!

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    Date PurchasedSept 2015

    Seriously, the best professional tool you can get.

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    I have been using the Festool RO 150 for several years now, and have found it to be completely reliable and flexible. The two settings for a harder cut, or for a normal orbital cut mean that any sanding task is quickly dealt with. Changing between modes is a simple switch, speed variation is with a roller. Changing sand paper is switching over a velcro sheet, can't get easier than that. If you will be using an orbital sander on a regular basis, this is the one to get. Seriously.
    Fantastic workhorse
    A bit expensive for the handy man, but a good investment for the tradesman

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    CategorySanders
    Price (RRP) $1,039.00
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