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Forum topic by MichiganKeel posted 10-22-2015 03:44 PM 485 views 0 times favorited 1 reply Add to Favorites Watch
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MichiganKeel

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10-22-2015 03:44 PM

I’m considering a new dust collector and just wondering…Has anyone tried hooking up two smaller units to a pre-separator? I wonder if I put a “y” adapter on the pre-separator if I could effectively multiply the CFM or doesn’t it work like that? the benefit is that I can keep my current collector and just buy another smaller unit vs. upgrading to one big unit. This of course assumes that space is not an issue. Any thoughts?

-- I keep cutting and cutting and it's STILL too short


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#1 posted 10-22-2015 06:46 PM

StumpyNubs did someting some experimenting with this idea. You’ll have to do some searching, but he talks about it in this video:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s3tiLtGl0vM

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