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Forum topic by ynathans posted 07-14-2014 09:48 PM 938 views 0 times favorited 4 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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07-14-2014 09:48 PM

Hey folks,

I just took delivery of this 17” Grizzly drill press: “”]":"] and wondering what you guys do for dust collection on the drill press?

I have a 2 HP DC with 4” runs and am also going to install the woodpecker drill press table: and will also use the woodpecker fence on it on occasion too so I’m wondering if the fence will interfere with any solution that involves clipping a host to the table or the support pole of the press?

I came across this solution,42401&ap=1 anyone familiar with it?



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#1 posted 07-14-2014 09:52 PM

Actually, I realize now that the lee valley link I referenced uses magnets and the woodpecker table is not metal, so that wouldn’t work…

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#2 posted 07-16-2014 07:30 PM

I’m using this on the drill press.

You will also need a coupling and a clamp. I made a bracket out of plywood and bolted it down.

-- stay thirsty my friends...

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#3 posted 07-17-2014 01:03 AM

I use a section of 6” flex duct and clamp it where needed depending on what I am drilling .

-- John, Suffolk Virgina

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#4 posted 07-17-2014 05:20 AM

I use a broom and a dustpan…

-- He who dies with the most tools... dies with the emptiest wallet.

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