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Husky Air Scout – 1.5 gallon Air Compressor

Tool: Husky Air Scout – 1.5 gallon Air Compressor
Date of Service: December 2008

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A 1 HP, 8 Amp compressor with a 1.5 gallon tank delivering maximum 135psi the Husky Air is admittedly not the quality of tool I put to the test at work. I left my Fini compressor on a jobsite and wanted to pin nail a weekend project together. I picked up the sub-$100 Husky Air Scout for my ‘homeowner’ tasks and, for what it’s worth, I like it.

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Festool CT-33 – HEPA Dust Extractor

Tool: Festool CT-33 – HEPA Dust Extractor
Date of Service: December 2008

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Believe it or not, this is not my first vacuum costing over $500 but it is my first Festool. I spent a few months with an entire Festool system, ‘on loan’, for a furniture project that included lots of exposed edge plywood. A key component of that system was the automated dust collection so I’m starting my Festool collection from the ground up.

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