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Fred Hargis

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#1 posted 09-12-2017 04:27 PM

I’ve used a Bosch 3725 for more years than I can remember (15 +/-, I think), and to be honest with the optional connecting device and having it hooked to a shop vac, I don’t see how a Festool can be better. But I did have to cobble together a vent arrangement with the vac, it actually sucked the sander into the wood and I was worried about wearing out the pad. Eventually I did buy a VS vac to solve the problem. I did buy the cheap Festool sander when it was released ($99) but I haven’t used it yet.

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