I finally completed the dust collector system in my home shop. I recently acquired the infamous 2 HP Central Machinery Dust Collector from Harbour Freight. I finished running 4” PVC to my tools and left some room for expansion.
I must admit that I’m a little disappointed with the effectiveness of the dust collector. I think that perhaps that I had too high of expectations for my new Dust Collector purchase. I opted to purchase a shop vac and thought I’d go straight to a dust collector system for my small home shop.
I’ve posted more photos and details on my blog:
Please check it out and feel free to comment.
-- Ian, www.woodworkingfourdummies.com