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Forum topic by woodtoolgy posted 659 days ago 549 views 0 times favorited 4 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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In june 2011 I lost my 1200 sq ft shop to a fire. I finally got a 1050 sq ft replacement building built in the back yard. I’ve been replacing tools as time and cash allows.

I have a line on a Delta Air Filter system but the remote doesn’t work. Before starting the negotiations with the guy, I want to see about a replacement solution. A replacement isn’t available from Delta so I’m tossing this out for ideas.

It occurred to me to use a ladder and my fingers, but I sure do prefer th econvenience of a remote.


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#1 posted 659 days ago

I bought one used that had a remote that didn’t work. A different
brand, but I imagine the electronics in these units are the same.

I took the remote apart, and put it back together and it started

There’s also a little rubber reset button inside the battery
compartment on the remote.


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#2 posted 659 days ago

you can use a wireless dust collector remote. instead of plugging in the dust collector, plug in the filter. You can get remote christmas light switched for cheap that work great.

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#3 posted 659 days ago

thanks for the advice. I’m looking for a solution that would let me not only cycle power, but set the timer and speeds too…

I am hoping someone has somehow encountered another remote that works too.

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#4 posted 657 days ago has a variety starting at $20.00 search for kreg switch – all the others come up.

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