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Festool CXS Compact Cordless Drill Preview

The Best CXS Compact Cordless Drill.
The Best CXS Compact Cordless Drill.

Festool CXS Compact Cordless Drill Preview

The Best CXS Compact Cordless Drill

CXS Compact Cordless Drill

Festool’s upcoming drilling CSX seems to be a very attractive addition to market compact cordless drill. It features a D-handle, which is said to provide better move bulky pistol grip drill other brands, and a chuck system swap for great flexibility.

CSX weighs in at less than 2 lbs a human hair and can be equipped with a chuck Centrotec, a keyless 5/16 “chuck, chuck or convenient angles. The exercise also has two speed settings, 0- 400 and 0-1200 RPM.

$ Festool CXS Compact

Of course CSX also be paired with a 10.8V Li-ion battery powerful, capable of driving more than 200 screws on one charge. These batteries have time to fill up 45 minutes (25 minutes up to 80%), but with 2 batteries supplied in kit, there should not be any downtime.

CSX kit includes tools, 2 batteries, chargers, and 2 chucks for $ 225. A 3-chuck, chuck including right angles, will be available for $ 275. Both kits are expected to be released in early June.

About CXS Compact Cordless Drill Specifications 

Cordless Drill ModelCXS-Series
Non-Set Product #
564 261

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Drill Set Product #
564 274

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Motor TypeDC
Battery Voltage10.8v, 1.3 Ah
RPM – Setting 10 – 400
RPM – Setting 20 – 1,200
Keyless Chuck Capacity1/32″ – 5/16″
Charge Time~20 mins. to 80%
~30 mins. to 100%
Weight1.98 lbs.
Systainer SizeSYS 1 T-Loc
2 Batteries
Keyless Drill Chuck
Centrotec Chuck
Right Angle ChuckIncluded in Set Version Only


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