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Forum topic by toolie posted 07-05-2014 02:00 AM 1197 views 1 time favorited 3 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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07-05-2014 02:00 AM

i have 2 box fan air filters in my shop, with one of them on a 1 hour countdown timer. i found a better timer that will countdown up to 4 hours. $6 on clearance @ HD. old on top, new on the bottom.

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#1 posted 07-05-2014 03:37 AM

Good idea. Thanks for sharing.

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#2 posted 07-05-2014 01:09 PM

Hmmm, hadn’t thought of that. Putting the fans (filters) on a timer sounds like a good thing. So when you leave the shop for the day, the air still gets filtered some more. I like it!

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#3 posted 07-05-2014 01:11 PM

That’s not a bad idea, I have a JET ceiling mounted unit that has a 2, 4 and 8 hour timer built in.

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