Realize a quick return on investment in time and materials savings. The Festool PLANEX Drywall Sander is a virtually dust-free drywall sanding solution when coupled with Festool’s CT 36 AutoClean Dust Extractor. That's every business I've ever experienced. The Wen is not the same quality as planex, but it works ok. Also search in google for Wen drywall sander, there’s quite a few Chinese drywall sanding tools. The content contained on this site is provided for informational purposes only and does not constitute professional advice. But imagine renting the TS55 REQ, using it through a project and then trying to get on without it afterwards. Ok, so you would have a learning curve to keep the equipment operating correctly. Quote from: jbair on January 07, 2014, 05:26 PM, Quote from: RDMuller on January 08, 2014, 11:20 PM, Quote from: AIPDX on February 21, 2014, 08:16 PM. The Festool PLANEX Drywall Sander is a virtually dust-free drywall sanding solution when coupled with Festool's CT 36 AutoClean Dust Extractor. Nope, rent it, use it, keeeeping it! The Festool PLANEX Drywall Sander is a virtually dust-free drywall sanding solution when coupled with Festool’s CT 36 AutoClean Dust Extractor. With todays internet accessibility, it wouldn't even really have to be a local only service. If you look at the successful rental houses, they all have huge service areas to keep everything running. With this kind of math, a Festool tool with a vacuum could easily cost $100 - $200 - $300 per day to rent. This drywall sander includes a 62” handle – long enough to reach 10’ ceilings without a ladder or scaffolding. Try the planex easy it’s cheaper than the more expensive option. Daily Rental Cost: $100. Item Available for Purchase (770) 451 2270 ext 108. It has a 9” round capacity, 1,400-2,000 orbits per minute, and an amp rating of 3.4. Free labor you only pay for the upgrade parts. Seems like it would almost have to be successful. Why would someone ever consider renting a Festool - other than for demo purposes? Most rental firms insist that they fix tools in house. Check out our financing options. A typical rental cost is in the ballpark of 10% of the tool price per day. Any thoughts? Its longer lasting, less expensive sanding abrasives reduce operating costs and total cost of ownership. The more I see some of this stuff and enjoy using the items I've managed to obtain, the more sense it makes to me to have a rental service available. Festool makes no representations about the accuracy, reliability, completeness or timeliness of the material on this website or about the results to be obtained from using the website. National shipping. A typical rental cost is in the ballpark of 10% of the tool price per day. But let's face it, you have to come up with the bucks first, and then give it a try. « Reply #28 on: May 28, 2015, 01:39 PM » Unless the Planex holds its value differently than other Festools, couldn't you re-sell it for at least 80-90% of the purchase price, which would be the equivalent of renting? The PLANEX will revolutionize the way you sand drywall and plaster with its modular design, exceptional dust collection, robust built quality, great ergonomics and quick return on investment. Is anyone familiar with a "tool rental" outfit that rents Festools? Work out the arrangements and charges with someone, ship the tools and supplies to them (with security deposit) they use the product and ship it back. Drywall sanding used to be a messy, labor intensive task but not any longer with the new Festool PLANEX drywall sander. They also have a few Festools for rent. Re: Buy & Return Festool Planex or Rent Porter Cable? At this price, one day of rent is equivalent to a new - if not Dewalt or Bosch - then at least Ryobi at the Home Depot. I found out that there is a company online (. You only pay for parts you need. 6400 Atlantic Blvd, Suite 100Peachtree Corners, GA 30071, Atlanta based Hardwood flooring equipment sales, service and rentals. The PLANEX Drywall Sander has become a must-have for drywallers and contractors. Available at: Clifton park. Designed for use with the Planex Easy Drywall Sander. Just curious. Variable suction allows the PLANEX to virtually support its own weight reducing fatigue.