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Review by Ajs73 posted 56 days ago 1718 views 0 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Bought this filter unit at a garage sale,
brand new in box for $40. I don’t have
anything to compare it with but I’m amazed
at how much dust accumulates on the outer
filter. I’m also running a HF dust collector. The unit has a 5 mic. outer and 1 mic. inner
filters,3 speeds, & remote control. For $40 anything
that keeps dust out of my lungs is worth
buying. It’s a perfect size for my small
basement shop with low ceilings. Menards is selling them for $160
& I believe they have replacement
filters. I know it’s not top of the line but
does what I need and price was right.

-- Andy, Alliance,Ohio




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#1 posted 56 days ago

Great yard sale Score.
I’m not familiar with it’s efficiency, but if there is duct collecting on the filters, then it’s NOT collecting in your lungs.

Have a Happy and Safe 4th of July weekend.
Best Regards. – Grandpa Len.

-- Mother Nature should be proud of what you've done with her tree. - Len ...just north of a stone's throw from the oHIo, river that is, in So. Indiana.

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#2 posted 56 days ago

Same to you friend !

-- Andy, Alliance,Ohio

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#3 posted 56 days ago

Wow, what luck, great find. Wish I were that lucky. It should help keep you lungs clearer.

-- John, Suffolk Virgina

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#4 posted 55 days ago

Congrats, great deal, sounds like it meets your needs just right

-- Norman

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#5 posted 53 days ago

Sounds like you stole this one. Gr8 deal. And, definitely, saving your lungs is a good idea

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net

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#6 posted 52 days ago

Looks like the same unit that Grizzly and Rikon sell. I wonder if the filters are all interchangeable?

-- measure twice, cut once, swear and start over.

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#7 posted 41 days ago

I put one of these in my small shop and changed the filter to an electrostatic one. Cost was a bit high I think like $60 (for the filter) but it really catches the dust and it’s washable. Plus I put it on a timer so when I leave the shop it runs for up to an hour and then shuts off. Great find, your lungs will thank you!!!

-- Just an old banjo player tryin my hand at woodworking.

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