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Blog series by childress updated 03-18-2010 06:57 AM 2 parts 3299 reads 6 comments total

Part 1: Outfeed table/router station

03-17-2010 03:27 AM by childress | 4 comments »

I recently moved into my new place about 4 weeks ago, since then, I’ve made some new stuff to create a good work flow. You can see below that I started with a new outfeed table by taking off the router extension on the right of the saw table, and building one unit that wraps around the saw. I needed to remove the router extension because I had to set the saw against the wall (almost) to get clearance on the left side, since this is a downsized shop from before. After building this table...

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Part 2: Cyclone seperator

03-18-2010 06:57 AM by childress | 2 comments »

I have a friend that is an HVAC specialist and we sat down and designed this unit together which he then ordered some custom parts to be made. After $60 in materials, $85 for the dust collector and a cutting board for a trade off, that left me with $145 out of pocket. Not too bad, I don’t think. It works good, but can only do one tool at a time. Oh, and I also spent about $40 on the 4” hose and 6” duct work into the trash can. I wired its outlet to the wsitch there t...

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