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Blog entry by Roger posted 03-31-2017 11:43 PM 1068 reads 0 times favorited 24 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Just a quick fix for plunge router dust collection hose that needs to be up and out of the way. It don’t get anymore redneck than this ladies and gents. Works grrrrrrrrrr8! The bungie cord keeps it up, and keeps it flexible. Total cost…. Ohh I don’t know, maybe 3.87…. LOL. Just so’s you’s know’s…........

I do have one long hose that I’ll use for “sweeping” up here and there, thus the longness of it,

my “hot-rod” floor sweep

and having it reduced to 2 1/2” I can use a few adapters like affixing it to my plunge router via a reducer, (it really sux that router dust btw), a brush, and

are just a few accessories that are handy dandy. Thnx for checkin in. You might be heading to Harbor Freight or Wally World to get a few bungies,,,,,,, don’t forget a hook to hang from the ceiling.

What’s nice about this bungee from the ceiling, I can hook up the hose at anytime at that area, because when I’m done, I just take the hose down, and hook the bungee to itself and it’s always there and up high enough where I have to reach for it….........so, I don’t hit my head or get my hair caught in the hook….......don’t ask how I know that part of the sitchee-a-tion… hahahaha

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed. Kentuk55@yahoo.com



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Grumpy

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#1 posted 03-31-2017 11:48 PM

Very trendy Roger. Looks like it will work well.

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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Roger

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#2 posted 03-31-2017 11:57 PM

LOL…......thnx Grumpy

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed. Kentuk55@yahoo.com

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#3 posted 04-01-2017 12:06 AM

Bungies are almost as handy as duct tape!

Cool Idea!

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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#4 posted 04-01-2017 12:13 AM

Roger, You’re the Master of Redneck…..

-- My mind is like lighting, one brilliant flash, then its gone.....

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Roger

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#5 posted 04-01-2017 12:28 AM

Thnx Lew & Marty

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed. Kentuk55@yahoo.com

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andy_P

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#6 posted 04-01-2017 12:43 AM

Always good thinking, Roger.

-- Wood is a gift from God/Nature that maintains its beauty forever via the hand of a woodworker.

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recycle1943

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#7 posted 04-01-2017 01:02 AM

If you didn’t get a patent on that floor tool you better hurry, every redneck in six states are copying as we type

-- Dick, Malvern Ohio - my biggest fear is that when I die, my wife sells my toys for what I told her I paid for them

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#8 posted 04-01-2017 01:32 AM

Do you know the pound test on the bungee cords? If you get adventurous, you can bungee in your own shop Roger!

-- On the eighth day God was back in His woodworking shop! Lenny, East Providence, RI

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#9 posted 04-01-2017 01:54 AM

Nice one roger, hey , love those HR flames, real dandy attachment
cheers
pete

-- Pete G: If you always do what you always did you'll always get what you always got

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#10 posted 04-01-2017 02:24 AM

Nice flexible solution.

-- John, British Columbia, Canada

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#11 posted 04-01-2017 03:17 AM

I like your solution. Gotta love those bungies.

-- Dave, Downers Grove, Il. -------- When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams.

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#12 posted 04-01-2017 03:49 AM

Roger… There you go… :)

Nice going!

-- Have Fun! Joe Lyddon - Alta Loma, CA USA - Home: http://www.WoodworkStuff.net ... My Small Gallery: http://www.ncwoodworker.net/pp/showgallery.php?ppuser=1389&cat=500"

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#13 posted 04-01-2017 09:37 AM

Just awesome Roger…love the flames!

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#14 posted 04-01-2017 09:49 AM

Cool idea !!!!!!!!!!

-- Stelios L.A. Stavrinides: - I am not so rich to buy cheap tools, but... necessity is the mother of inventions

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#15 posted 04-01-2017 11:36 AM

Thnx everyone. We all need to be a bit frugal sometimes…

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed. Kentuk55@yahoo.com

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