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William64

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08-11-2016 12:59 PM

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I just purchased a Ridgid R4512 table saw. I am trying to find a reducer to connect a 2.5” hose to the supplied dust chute (4” opening) but so far without any luck. The reducer I found (and ordered) from Rockler does not fit. It’s 4” OD is the same as the OD on the dust chute. I need something a few 16ths of an inch smaller. Does anyone have a similar setup and how did you solve the problem? Thanks in advance.


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#1 posted 08-11-2016 01:17 PM

You need a rubber boot to connect the two 4” sections. You can get a rubber 4” plumbing coupler that works for this. It’s tight but you can soap up the rubber and get slid on. That’s what I had to do on mine anyway.

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#2 posted 08-11-2016 01:59 PM

You need this coupler http://www.rockler.com/dust-coupling

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#3 posted 08-11-2016 02:40 PM

I made one from plywood, shape it like a doughnut with the proper dimensions and hold it in place with a couple of wood screws and / or duct tape.

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#4 posted 08-11-2016 06:45 PM

Here’s the one I picked up at Home Depot. List price is a little more than the one at Rockler but if you have to order it from Rockler you’ll make of the difference in shipping costs.

http://www.homedepot.com/p/4-in-x-4-in-PVC-DWV-Mechanical-Flexible-Coupling-P1056-44/100372298

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