Total Automotive Sanding System
The system can be customized to meet the exact needs of your shop.
Explore the Paint Preparation System

Pneumatic & Electric Paint Prep System

Less dust. Less wasted time.

  • Easy to use and easy to move, the Total Automotive Sanding System helps make paint prep efficient and profitable. Both the pneumatic and electric Paint Prep Systems offer exceptional dust extraction capabilities* that reduce time on cleaning and rework, improving overall cycle time. The system is compact and intuitive – any green part has a function, and assigned storage for every piece means less time spent searching for tools.

    Efficient design means faster, more effective work. Add in 3M abrasive sheets and discs and premium Festool Automotive Systems power tools and dust extraction solutions, and you’ve got the most comprehensive system the industry has ever seen.

    * Note: The Festool Automotive Systems mobile dust extractor is not approved for use with aluminum dust.

The system can be customized to meet the exact needs of your shop.
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Use the suggested system or customize a Total Automotive Sanding System that fits your shop’s needs.


Premium tools and quality abrasives for better results. Designed for health and safety. Explore the Paint Preparation System.

From Festool Automotive Systems premium dust extraction tools to best-in-class 3M™ Cubitron™ II abrasives with Precision-Shaped Grain technology, the Total Automotive Sanding System offers collision repair solutions for every step in the process.

  • Experts in sanding since 1951 and dust extraction since 1976, Festool Automotive Systems makes power tools widely considered the best in the automotive repair world. Learn more about the tools and accessories that are part of the Total Automotive Sanding System, including pneumatic and electric sanders, dust extractors and workstations.

  • The Total Automotive Sanding System offers a range of 3M body repair and paint finishing solutions, including sanding blocks, abrasive sheets and discs, pads and accessories. Learn more about these innovative products – such as 3M™ Cubitron™ II abrasives – and how they can take your shop to the next level.

  • Designed with the technician’s safety and health in mind, the Total Automotive Sanding System helps create a safer shop. Reducing dust makes for clearer air in the workplace, while improved ergonomics and other safety design features promote ease of use. The system also includes a variety of high-quality 3M safety products like goggles, earplugs and respirators.