General Internationl cyclone dust collector

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Review by Steve posted 07-09-2015 05:08 AM 5488 views 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Used my cyclone dust collector today for the first time and does that sucker ever suck the shavings. I reduced the 6” dust outlet to 4” and had no issues at all except the noise, oh well it does say hearing protection required.

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#1 posted 07-09-2015 12:43 PM

Which model? Looked on their site and didn’t see it.

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#2 posted 07-09-2015 01:56 PM

Looks like the 810CF based on looking at the specs on the site.

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#3 posted 07-09-2015 04:27 PM

Is the motor noisy, or just the extra wind noise after reducing the inlet size?

-- Willie, Washington "If You Choose Not To Decide, You Still Have Made a Choice" - Rush

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#4 posted 07-09-2015 10:23 PM

Steve, it looks like a great machine. You have a few options regarding the noise: 1. make a muffler, build a noise reducing closet around it, move it outside your shop or learn to live with it. I have been living with the noise, but I am getting ready to move mine to a different room. Even with NRR 30 ear muffs, mine is still louder than I would like.

-- Art

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#5 posted 07-10-2015 01:30 AM

Sorry I guess I should have said which model it is. Model 10-810 2 stage dust collector – 3hp. I don’t mind the noise too much, I just use hearing protection, and putting it outside would not be a good thing when in the Winter we get down to -40C. with 6’ of snow or more.

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