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jarodj10

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01-19-2019 01:36 PM

Topic tags/keywords: shop dust collection workshop woodworking vacuum ridgid rockler question

Hey all, I have a quick question about my little dust collection setup I am currently working on. I bought the Dust Right from Rockler and have it hooked up to my shop-vac. Now, I piped out of the bottom of my table saw to a 2 and a 1/2 inch hose, so I can use the hose from my vacuum. Now, in these pictures, how much of an issue if the 90 to a relatively long horizontal section of pipe going to be? Just wondering if it will be an issue now and in the future. TIA


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#1 posted 01-19-2019 02:17 PM

Nice will really help with clean up between jobs.

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#2 posted 01-19-2019 04:51 PM

Generally speaking, the sharp 90’s restrict air flow, but you’ll be moving so little with a shop vac that I doubt it will make a measurable difference. But the real answer is to try it and see if you get what you expect out of the set up.

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#3 posted 01-19-2019 07:41 PM

Won’t be an issue. It looks really efficient and should collect everything that doesn’t sneak out of the top of the saw.

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#4 posted 01-19-2019 08:24 PM

jones424 I can’t agree more. Hey Fred! I should be testing it out in the next few days. And thanks Andybb, as far as the pictures I think I read that if you drop them before hand it fixes it so I’m gonna try that next time. Thanks for the comment

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