DOMINO Joining System

Festool DOMINO Joining System

The DOMINO® joining system combines exceptional versatility with simple handling and remarkable precision. You will be amazed to see how the Domino makes true mortise and tenon joinery easy and fast. With its ability to make accurate, durable, and repeatable joints, the Domino goes far beyond the capabilities of a biscuit joiner or any other joining method available.


Benefits of the Domino Joiner.

  • Quick and accurate mortising.
  • Rapid joint alignment with retractable stop flaps.
  • Depth stop for quick, precise adjustment to five different routing depths.
  • Simple mortise width adjustment with a turn of a dial for easier joint alignment.
  • Simple, precise, and intuitive adjustments.
  • Patented oscillating cutter action reduces the chance of kickback.
  • Viewing window allows precise positioning of mortises.
  • Efficiency – make long-lasting mortise and tenon joints in seconds without sacrificing durability.
  • Domino tenon is stronger than biscuits and more flexible than dowels.


Comparison of Festool Domino joiner models.

Below, you will find a comprehensive list of specifications for each of the Domino joiner models in the Festool line.

Domino Domino XL
5mm DOMINO Cutter
12mm DOMINO XL Cutter
Support Bracket
Collet Wrench
Plug-It Power Cord
Systainer SYS 2 SYS 4
Power Consumption 420 watts
Cutter Spindle Speed 24,300 rpm
Routing Depth Stop 12/15/20/25/28 mm
DOMINO Slot Cutter Diameter 5/6/8/10 mm
Routing Height Adjuster With Scale 5-30 mm
Movable Stepped Stop 16/20/22/25/28/36/40 mm
Miter Routing 0-90°; stop positions at
0°, 22.5°, 45°, 67.5°, 90°
0-90°; stop positions at
0°, 22.5°, 45°, 67.5°, 90°
Weight 7 lbs. (3.2 kg)

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