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02-19-2020 01:29 AM

Grizzly G0440/441 filter bag alternatives - 5 replies

Hello, I have been using the 441 d/c for several years now and love the machine, all except for the dust bag at the bottom of the filter. It is such a pain to change and replace. I was wondering if anyone has come up with a better alternative to using the collection bag? I’d thought about somehow sealing a bucket to the bottom of...

05-18-2018 01:22 AM

Ideas of how to make a jig for vertical miter-lock cuts - 8 replies

I like to use the miter-lock joint for making drawers and boxes, however, I am hesitant to freehand the stock on the router table. I made a simple sled to route the horizontal part of the joint (see but I’m not sure what to do for the vertical cut. Right now I simply push the board though using ...

11-06-2017 01:22 PM

When 45º isn't... - 14 replies

I’ve been trying to cut some boxes and something is a little off. I cut some 45º miters but they appear to be cutting at less than 45º even though both my square and digital gauge show the blade is at 45º. The drawing shows what I’m ending up with. I ran all the lumber through the jointer (I checked that for square too) so as to ...

03-15-2016 12:44 PM

Putting ductwork and pneumatic gates in the attic - 7 replies

Hello LJ’s! I’m hoping to get a little feedback on the pros and cons of moving my dust collection and operating pneumatic dust gates in an attic. Originally I had hoped to put my DC duct work in the floor, however that didn’t work and I currently I have it mounted to the ceiling. This system works well but because I leav...

10-11-2014 11:36 PM

Full extension slides w/ friction lock - 3 replies

I was at a local glass shop today and they had a project on display that I want to make. I have an unsightly panel box that everyone has to pass as they come in the house and I’m wanting to build a mirror over it but still keep it accessible. My problem is that in the project they used full extension slides to lift a mirror and when ful...

02-11-2014 02:17 AM

Dust collection through the floor - 10 replies

Hi, I’m getting ready to install a dust collection system in my 16’x30’ shop. I’m considering a 3hp cyclone ( and am getting ready to layout my duct work. I’m not a big fan of having all the duct work on the walls and ceiling so I am considering build...

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