To minimize health dangers due to airborne dust, use premium quality Festool tools with built-in dust extraction. This 498994 Festool HEPA filter element captures 99.99 percent of all particulate matter down to .3 microns. HEPA filters (High-Efficiency Particulate Air) are the best air filtration filters available, setting a new standard. Wood dust is extremely difficult to remove from the air and it poses serious health risks, which is why a powerful dust extractor with the best filter is extremely important.
- Traps small particles while maintaining air flow; doesn't clog or cake
- The standard for wood dust collection on the job site or in the shop
- Compliant with EPA RRP guidelines
- Replacement filter for original equipment on CT 26/36/48
- Replaces 496171 filter
- Festool 498994