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Blog entry by David Murray posted 01-22-2010 11:20 PM 1057 reads 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Well it’s only Friday but I had my 2 boys home for the day so I put them to good use. Although unit only weighs 75 lbs it’s quite bulky so 2 strong young men are better at lifting than 1 middle aged man.

Mounting things to the ceiling in my shop is always a challenge due to the metal sheeting and the trusses are on 48” centers(standard for pole barn construction). So if anyone is wondering why I mounted 2×4 runners on ceiling that’s why. The unit is fairly large hanging down from ceiling 20” so my 10 foot ceiling is a plus.

Unit sitting on table.

Back side of unit.

Unit Hanging in place.

Another view.
And a 3rd view.

Look for a review to follow in the coming weeks. I hope this solves some of the problem with the fine dust floating around.

-- Dave from "The Sawdust Shed"

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#1 posted 01-22-2010 11:24 PM

looks good.

-- ㊍ When in doubt - There is no doubt - Go the safer route.

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#2 posted 01-22-2010 11:37 PM

That beast looks like it would suck small children off the ground. Let me know what you think of that unit, I have been looking at them too.
By the way, where did you get that air hose reel from? Looks handy.


-- So Many tools, So little time

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#3 posted 01-22-2010 11:39 PM

I think I picked it up at Walmart

-- Dave from "The Sawdust Shed"

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#4 posted 01-23-2010 12:01 AM

what is the size of your shop,
We have an insulated pole barn 30/50
with a jd 750 which is not big enough

-- JRod

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#5 posted 01-23-2010 02:26 AM

That’s a huge air cleaner, I have a Jet air cleaner with a 12×24 filter and it is always needing to be cleaned, I guess it is really doing it’s job. I am thinking of adding a second one. So much for a s0ometimes quiet shop.

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