dust collector cyclone homemade

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dust collector cyclone homemade

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#1 posted 830 days ago

That is awesome! Did you angle the adapter inside the cone to create rotation?
Thanks for sharing.
Well done.

-- Central Ohio, Still got 9 and 15/16 fingers!

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#2 posted 830 days ago

Have to say, ingenious use of a street cone. I too look for things that I can use for alternate purposes.

-- -Curt, Milwaukee, WI

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#3 posted 830 days ago


You are officially my new hero! I thought i knew how to “MacGyver” some stuff, but THAT is great!

A traffic cone…who would of thought.

Love it.

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#4 posted 830 days ago

Just looking at the 1st pic, I would not have guessed that was a traffic cone. Thanks for also including the other pics that certainly give way to the suprises of using what you did. Ingenious use of alternative items, however, dont let the traffic people see it is one of theirs, they might be upset. I always wondered just what and how I would make a cone shaped part for my future cyclone.

-- Michael TX, Not even my wife understands my sense of humor.

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#5 posted 830 days ago

Very cool! You’ve inspired me! Does Wally World sell traffic cones? Probably not, it looks like a good, heavy duty one.

-- Ben

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#6 posted 830 days ago

nice one….

“improvise, adapt, overcome” at it’s best

-- Pine is fine, but Oak's no joke!

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#7 posted 830 days ago

Recycled goods you can’t beat it.

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#8 posted 830 days ago

A workman left a cone at my place and I can see it now being put to good use!

-- Max, New Zealand

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#9 posted 830 days ago

Excellent job of seeing what you needed to look at. As the fellow said earlier about McGuyver…You really McGuyvered it!!!

I truly wished that I had thought of it!!!

-- Do what you say...Say what you do.

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#10 posted 829 days ago

the street cone idea is so cool, very clever :)

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

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#11 posted 826 days ago

You obviously have the same proplem as I have. The barrel will shrink because of the vacuum from the vacuum cleaner. What shall we do to prevent this? Any suggestions?

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#12 posted 657 days ago

Very nice
will have to give this a try

-- I have the Saw Dust Fever

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