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Forum topic by maryetta posted 09-08-2009 06:21 AM 891 views 0 times favorited 1 reply Add to Favorites Watch
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maryetta

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09-08-2009 06:21 AM

Topic tags/keywords: question shop safety air cleaning

Could some one tell me how you calculate the # of CFM is needed based on the cubic feet of a wood shop?

-- Maryetta, Alabama, maryettapalmer@yahoo.com


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#1 posted 09-08-2009 08:04 AM

it depends on how fast you want the air to clean figure out how many cubic feet you have in your shop L X w X h this will tell you how many cubic feet you have so lets use a simply number lets say you have 1200 cubic feet if the filter you are looking at runs a 600 cfm you probably want 2 of the units if it runs a 1200 cfm one will do. but keep in mind that these filters well not keep the air clean while your working they should be left running for a few hours after you leave the shop.

just in case i wasn’t clear enough you need just as many CFM as you have cubic feet.

-- I buy tools so i can make more money,so ican buy more tools so I can work more, to make more money, so I can buy more tool, so I can work more

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