Festool 563006

Festool 563006 Vecturo OS 400 Oscillating Tool Review

Festool 563006 Vecturo OS 400
Oscillating Tool

Oscillating tool is one of the most versatile DIY tools in power tools sector. Anybody who wants to familiar in DIY works oscillating tool must add to their tool box. It can handle such a wide range of jobs. In Festool series, Festool OS 400 is a new addition. The Festool 563006 Vecturo OS 400 Oscillating Tool comes with quality German engineering. It features a 400w motor.

It is producing up to 18,500 oscillations per minute. 4-degree oscillation amplitude can cut quicker than any other brand. Festool oscillating tool review helps you decide to buy it.


Festool 563006 OS 400 Set Festool Oscillating Tool

Product Information of Festoon
Vecturo OS 400

  • Part Number: 563006
  • Item Weight: 9.81 pounds
  • Product Dimensions: 6.6*12*16 inches
  • Model Number: OS 400 Set
  • Oscillating Angle: 4 degrees
  • Oscillation: 10,000-18,500 OPM
  • Power: 400 watts
  • Voltage: 120 volts
  • Cord Length: 4m
  • Item Package Quantity: 1
  • Warranty: 3-years warranty

Festool Oscillating Multi-Tool Includes

Festool comes with the following attachments.

  • Universal Blade (500129)
  • Systainer 2 
  • Tool-Less Adapter
  • Depth-Stop (500160)
  • Plunge Base (500161)
  • Wood Saw Blade (500128)
  • Round Wood Saw Blade (500139)
  • Systainer 2 Attic

Best Features of Festool 563006 Vecturo OS 400 Oscillating Tool

Festool has all the best features. That an oscillating tool should have. Here the best features are highlighting.

Power:

This is the essential feature of any tool. First, we have to look at the amperes and volts. These numbers tell you how powerful the tool is.

FESTOOL 563006

The higher measurement means, the more powerful the tool. A powerful tool can handle the tough job without bogging down. This Festool oscillator comes with 400 watts powerful motor.

It is enough power to perform massive duty task.

Weight:

For any oscillating tool weight it a factor. Lightly weighted tools are easy to handle. Moreover, they can reach in tight corners or unusual positions.

A lightweight and compact model can perform heavy duty works. Festool OS 400 Festool Oscillating Tool weighs only 9.81 pounds. You can handle it by using one hand.

Variable Speed:

Most oscillating tools offer a variable speed dial option. The OPM refers the speed at which an oscillating tool operates.

FESTOOL 563006 VECTURO OS 400 OSCILLATING TOOL

Festool OS 400 eq has variable speed control. It is from 10,000 – 18,500 OPM. This speed enables the user to match the speed to the applications.

So Festool OS 400 eq can cut, Scrape or score on any material.

Easy Blade Change:

You do not need any tool to change the blades. You have to lift up on the clamping lever. Moreover, push it forward to remove the clamping element. It is a very system to use and gives you much confidence.

The blade is not going to shift or come out on you. So this is a straightforward process.

Versatile Tool:

Festool OS 400 Festool oscillating tool Vecturo is a versatile tool. This tool is suitable for carpenters and woodworkers.

FESTOOL 563006 VECTURO OS 400

From cutting notches out of the drawer to installing a new post into a stair tread. This tool has power, features, and accessories to get the job done.

Brochures and Operating instructions download here.

Video credit Festool USA

Every Tool has some pros and cons. in the review customer mention their problems. The cons are very few. Here I am mentioning few Pros and Cons of this Festool 400.

Pros

  • The Plunge Accessory is good
  • Ergonomic Handling
  • Easy Blade Change System
  • Slim body design
  • Powerful Tool
  • Versatile tool
  • Easy to use and handle
  • Comes with a wide variety of blades
  • Corded like performance
  • More comfortable work with less downtime
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Cons

  • Little bit pricey tool
  • It is difficult to lift the changing lever
  • It is heavier than any other tool

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

1. Q: Does this tool come with any blades?
A:
The Festool OS 400 Vecturo Multi-Tool comes with 3 blades. A Universal Saw Blade, A Wood Saw Blade; and A Round Wood Blade.

2. Q: Does this item come with trademark storage bag?
A:
Yes, It does.

3. Q: Can I use different manufacturer’s blade in this tool?
A:
Yes, if you buy an adapter.

4. Q: What is the weight of this tool?
A:
The Festool Vecturo OS 400 weighs 3.5lbs.

5. Q: Can I operate this tool instead of electrical power cord?
A:
No, This unit is corded electric power only.

Final Verdict

An oscillating tool is a necessary tool in our daily life. They are famous with a DIY person. You should consider the best features before buying a tool. Festool is the best tool. It is very precise like the Fein. One thing it has that the Fein does not have that you can detach the power cord. The accessories are great, and you could use it on the Fein. Both Fein super cut and Festool is tremendous to use. However, the Festool is better.

Festool 563006 Vecturo OS 400 Oscillating Tool is a different type of multi-tool. That what you may use too. With an industry-first, tool-less Plunge base and Depth-Stop, the Vecturo stands apart. It is delivering the level of cutting precision. That customer can only expect from Festool. This tool recommended for anyone. So you can buy this tool. It would be an excellent useful handy tool for you.

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This is Harvey Johnson. I have has more than 8-year of experience as a woodworker & expert in uses of different power tools. People treat as a geek in the woodworking arena. But I love to share and advise people about home & woodworking tools. So I decide to work with the Expert Home Tools Team to share and review of Power & Home tools.

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