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Delta bandsaw dust collection fitting

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Project by Chris208 posted 247 days ago 1518 views 4 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

In my continuing quest to get my saw dust under control, I built this little fitting. This is based on a tip sent into Fine Woodworking and published in the annual tools and shops edition. This was the simplest dust collection solution I have seen for a bandsaw, and it works great! I notched the elbow so it fit around the guide blocks, and got the suction closer to directly under the table, where all the saw dust comes pouring out.

Total cost was $1.33 for some plumbing parts and hardware from my local Habitat for Humanity Restore. Love that place.

Next up: dust collection for the table saw and router table!





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rad457

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#1 posted 247 days ago

Hey that looks like my bandsaw, looks like it should work, going to give it a try.

-- Andre of Alberta. Finger Prints show your hands were on the wood.

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clarkey

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#2 posted 247 days ago

SWEEeeeT!

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woodturner39

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#3 posted 246 days ago

Good idea.

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