Yet Another Souped Up Harbor Fright Dust Collector with Cyclone

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Blog entry by Garth posted 01-22-2014 02:28 AM 1062 reads 1 time favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

So I know that lots of people have posted their dust collection systems, so I thought I would post mine.

Below is the final picture and a schematic of what I built. In short, it’s a Harbor Freight dust collector, a Wynn Engineering Filter, a salad bowl as an internal baffle, and a Super Dust Deputy cyclone. The dust connections are made with 4” rubber pipe connections to the tools. To top it off, I just made my own remote control switch using some relays and a $10 wireless remote for Christmas tree lights. (Look for that Post Soon)

Click here is more info on my system.

Click here is more info on my system.

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#1 posted 01-22-2014 02:52 AM

Thanks for the great write-up. The link with the extra pictures (my browser is cutting off the right side of the diagram above) and additional detail really help. Please post back when you’ve used it for a while to let us know how it is working for you.

-- Even if you fall on your face, you are still moving forward. - Tim, Southern California

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#2 posted 01-22-2014 03:12 AM

Looks good to me

-- Norman

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#3 posted 01-22-2014 01:50 PM

Sorry, I am new to this so the pictures were too large. Hope they now come through OK.

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