Bill Pentz budget cyclone

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Forum topic by Rasta posted 03-24-2010 04:21 PM 1684 views 0 times favorited 1 reply Add to Favorites Watch
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03-24-2010 04:21 PM

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I just finished reading through bill pentz’s information(most of it anyway) and was wondering if anyone has built his budget blower system, if so I would love to see pictures of it.

-- Roscoe in Iowa

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#1 posted 03-24-2010 06:16 PM

Are you talking about building the complete system as described on Bill’s web site? I thought about building one, but realized that materials alone would add up to over half the cost of buying a Clearvue system.

Impeller $100
Motor $200+
Filters $250
Sheet metal for cyclone $50-100

This is just the big ticket items and doesn’t include labor. So I decided to just buy the Clearvue. There are cheaper systems available. Grizzly has some smaller units for under $1000.

-- Steve

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