The new battery is also compatible with older CSX models so if you have one sitting around the shop you now have a secondary power source for it. The redesign also incorporates a “fuel gauge” that allows the operator to do a quick check of battery levels so they know where they stand. The extreme light weight of the CSX cordless drill is a major plus that helps stave off forearm fatigue and the LED light makes sure you always have a clear view of what you’re working on.
Set includes the CSX compact cordless drill, Fast Fix keyless chuck system, right angle chuck, centrotec chuck, battery charger and 2, 2.6 AH batteries.
Innovative battery forward design makes for effortless projection of force.
Like many companies, Festool is making their battery tech adaptable to a range of products.
Probably not for tough industrial projects where you’re going to work the tool to the bone.
Fairly expensive for a stand-alone compact cordless drill.