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simple downdraft sanding box, dimensions 24” x 24”, cause that was the size of the plywood and pegboard I had.
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Mar 11, 2014
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#1 posted 03-11-2014 06:02 AM
Great idea, I might make one of these. Do you hook your shop vac up to it?
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#2 posted 03-11-2014 10:35 AM
This will be one of my summer projects. Good work. I understand the size.
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#3 posted 03-11-2014 11:33 AM
One of these is on my to-do list.I plan on adding some of that rubber shelf material to prevent pieces from slipping while sanding.
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Matt in Franklin
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#4 posted 03-11-2014 12:01 PM
are those 2×4s that you used for the sides?
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#5 posted 03-11-2014 12:53 PM
To answer some of the questions, - yes my shop vac is attached using the fitting on the left side. I used an angle fitting so the hose is easier to manage. The fitting is fitted for the hole, using an old bicycle inner tube as a seal. - the sides are 1” material, ripped to fit the vac fitting. - I should taken photos of the construction but did not. The inside construction slopes the dust to a centre valley so the vac does not have to void the complete box, reduces the interior volume by 50%.- use the rubber shelf material as needed.
Thanks for your interest.
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#6 posted 03-11-2014 04:45 PM
I need to make one of those, great job
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#7 posted 03-11-2014 10:00 PM
Very clean design, how does it work for you?
#8 posted 03-11-2014 10:50 PM
Works very well, in fact I spent most the afternoon today using it.
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#9 posted 03-12-2014 01:15 PM
Great…....another thing for the “list” lol. Im sure once you got it up and running you were like ” how did i do this without one of these ” lol
-- " I dont understand......I cut that board AT LEAST 4 times and its STILL too short!"
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