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Blog entry by tbreland posted 1656 days ago 683 reads 0 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

It’s taken just about forever, but I just used my tablesaw indoors, and my 1hp Harbor Freight mini and a Loxes bucket cyclone kept the air FREE of floaties. I’m sure they’re still there somewhere, and I know the thing needs a good bit of snigging up, but I’m just so glad I can now actually work on stuff while not outside. It really did seem like I was cursed for a while. There are more adapter on that thing than I can count. It’s like there was no way to just single hose the thing. I’ll bet a lot of my airflow is seeping away. But Huzzah!

Little DC.  Oh!

most of the shop

-- Come down off the cross, we can use the wood. -Tom Waits



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#1 posted 1656 days ago

Pics help…

-- My workshop blog can be found at http://daves-workshop.blogspot.com

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#2 posted 1656 days ago

Wow…those looked a lot better on my blackberry. New at the pics thing.

-- Come down off the cross, we can use the wood. -Tom Waits

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#3 posted 1656 days ago

It’s okay, I get the idea…

So you got one of the red (the good one) HF 1 HP DCs… And it looks like it’s connected via a separator lid / trash can via adapters to get down from 4” to 2.5” (Shop Vac) size fittings for the table saw? Good work… A suggestion though, try to find a 1 micron filtration bag. You’d be shocked at the stuff you can’t see that is just getting pumped around in the air…

-- My workshop blog can be found at http://daves-workshop.blogspot.com

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#4 posted 1656 days ago

Well, I didn’t get a 1 micron, but I grabbed a 5 from Woodcraft to set it up. I’ll probably get a 1 when I go to HH to try and tear off a piece of Lie-Nielsen’s apron.

-- Come down off the cross, we can use the wood. -Tom Waits

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#5 posted 1656 days ago

I think all the dust landed on your camera lens

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#6 posted 1656 days ago

I probably should have linked to them because they seemed to have warped b/c of resizing.

-- Come down off the cross, we can use the wood. -Tom Waits

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#7 posted 1656 days ago

I probably should have linked to them because they seemed to have warped b/c of resizing.

-- Come down off the cross, we can use the wood. -Tom Waits

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