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  Question Thread: Has anyone built their own low profile airtight dust bin?
Post: Has anyone built their own low profile airtight du...

Has anyone built their own low-profile airtight dust bin? How difficult was it to achieve air-tightness? Thanks,        Dave
davco Woodworking 0 163 12-07-2022, 08:46 AM
  0 Thread: Confused: Anemometer, FPM, Bill Pentz, drops etc
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blackhat Wrote: (11-30-2022, 01:22 PM) -- You call it passionate. Bat shirt crazy was more like it. -- I like how you had to substitute "shirt" to get past the auto-censors on the site I tried t...
davco Woodworking 31 1,224 11-30-2022, 03:17 PM
  0 Thread: G0862 Dust Collector
Post: G0862 Dust Collector

Does anyone have a G0862 3HP Dust Collector? Trying to figure out which DC to buy for my upgrade.  Read mixed reviews on it on the Grizzly web site. Wondering if anyone has direct experience wit...
davco Woodworking Power Tools 0 168 11-29-2022, 08:33 AM
  0 Thread: Confused: Anemometer, FPM, Bill Pentz, drops etc
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K. L. McReynolds Wrote: (11-28-2022, 02:56 PM) -- Be aware there are two different areas of collection. Dust and chips. The experts seldom work in both areas, since they specialize in one 9of the two...
davco Woodworking 31 1,224 11-28-2022, 03:03 PM
  0 Thread: Does anyone own the South Bend SB1099 - 3 HP Cyclone Dust Collector?
Post: RE: Does anyone own the South Bend SB1099 - 3 HP C...

packerguy® Wrote: (11-23-2022, 05:10 PM) -- https://www.oneida-air.com/dust-collectors/personal-shops/v-system-3000-hepa-cyclone-dust-collector-v2019 (https://www.oneida-air.com/dust-collectors/p...
davco Woodworking 7 731 11-23-2022, 05:44 PM
  0 Thread: Does anyone own the South Bend SB1099 - 3 HP Cyclone Dust Collector?
Post: RE: Does anyone own the South Bend SB1099 - 3 HP C...

MarkWells Wrote: (11-23-2022, 09:57 AM) -- Check out this thread on the Australian forum:  https://www.woodworkforums.com/f200/generic-2hp-dc-171247   That gives instructions to modify a 2HP unit to ...
davco Woodworking 7 731 11-23-2022, 12:40 PM
  0 Thread: Does anyone own the South Bend SB1099 - 3 HP Cyclone Dust Collector?
Post: RE: Does anyone own the South Bend SB1099 - 3 HP C...

MarkWells Wrote: (11-22-2022, 11:04 PM) -- When I was working on my  "cry once" dust collection solution, I eliminated all "short cone" cyclones because I read too many stories about how they don't s...
davco Woodworking 7 731 11-23-2022, 07:48 AM
  Question Thread: Does anyone own the South Bend SB1099 - 3 HP Cyclone Dust Collector?
Post: Does anyone own the South Bend SB1099 - 3 HP Cyclo...

Does anyone own the South Bend SB1099 - 3 HP Cyclone Dust Collector? And if so how do you like it? https://www.grizzly.com/products/south-bend-3-hp-cyclone-dust-collector/sb1099 I have low 86" high...
davco Woodworking 7 731 11-22-2022, 11:42 AM
  0 Thread: Confused: Anemometer, FPM, Bill Pentz, drops etc
Post: RE: Confused: Anemometer, FPM, Bill Pentz, drops e...

jteneyck Wrote: (11-22-2022, 10:19 AM) -- 1/8" in ID at the joints isn't going to make a marginal system magically work, especially if your runs are relatively short.   John -- I'm shopping for ...
davco Woodworking 31 1,224 11-22-2022, 11:41 AM
  0 Thread: Confused: Anemometer, FPM, Bill Pentz, drops etc
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MarkWells Wrote: (11-21-2022, 09:23 PM) -- On measuring flow, check out these instructions: https://www.woodworkforums.com/f200/draft-faq-dust-extraction-practical-aspects-154136#post1932353 Pleas...
davco Woodworking 31 1,224 11-22-2022, 09:10 AM
  0 Thread: Confused: Anemometer, FPM, Bill Pentz, drops etc
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iclark Wrote: (11-20-2022, 10:12 PM) -- As others have said, if you have any 90* elbows in your runs, they are killers for air throughput. If you have any and can do so, replacing them with 2 45* tur...
davco Woodworking 31 1,224 11-21-2022, 07:37 AM
  0 Thread: Confused: Anemometer, FPM, Bill Pentz, drops etc
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fredhargis Wrote: (11-20-2022, 03:19 PM) -- I have no idea if this would work for you, but at one time I considered putting a box in the ceiling between the trusses that would allow the DC motor (I h...
davco Woodworking 31 1,224 11-20-2022, 05:31 PM
  0 Thread: Confused: Anemometer, FPM, Bill Pentz, drops etc
Post: RE: Confused: Anemometer, FPM, Bill Pentz, drops e...

jteneyck Wrote: (11-20-2022, 01:35 PM) -- Outside venting will give you the highest CFM possible.  I don't see the ceiling height being a limitation for outside venting with that DC.  Just make gentl...
davco Woodworking 31 1,224 11-20-2022, 02:28 PM
  0 Thread: Confused: Anemometer, FPM, Bill Pentz, drops etc
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jteneyck Wrote: (11-20-2022, 10:36 AM) -- Well the fan curve is not in the manual, so that was of no help.  But I found a review on FWW where the author measured a max airflow of 925 cfm.  That value...
davco Woodworking 31 1,224 11-20-2022, 11:17 AM
  0 Thread: Confused: Anemometer, FPM, Bill Pentz, drops etc
Post: RE: Confused: Anemometer, FPM, Bill Pentz, drops e...

fredhargis Wrote: (11-20-2022, 06:29 AM) -- My opinion is if you're happy with what you have, stop there. I also think if you spend money on 4" spiral pipe and then change DCs, you will wish you had ...
davco Woodworking 31 1,224 11-20-2022, 09:47 AM
  0 Thread: Confused: Anemometer, FPM, Bill Pentz, drops etc
Post: RE: Confused: Anemometer, FPM, Bill Pentz, drops e...

Thanks for clarifying the formula, Once I know the CFM at the drops, isn't that enough...just still learning. Where to look up fan curves?
davco Woodworking 31 1,224 11-19-2022, 08:02 PM
  Question Thread: Confused: Anemometer, FPM, Bill Pentz, drops etc
Post: Confused: Anemometer, FPM, Bill Pentz, drops etc

I bought an anemometer to measure how well my old DC ( Delta 50-760, 1.5 hp ) attached to a Super Dust Deputy is performing. I measured FPM at each of the 4" drops around the shot ( my straight run...
davco Woodworking 31 1,224 11-19-2022, 06:29 PM
  0 Thread: Best home shop dust collector with outside venting
Post: RE: Best home shop dust collector with outside ven...

rwe2156 Wrote: (10-24-2022, 09:20 AM) -- I'd be looking hard at Clear Vue CV 1800  You can buy them without filters.  Designed by Pentz isn't a bad thing, either. Be aware 5HP requires a 30A dedicate...
davco Woodworking 13 813 11-13-2022, 10:26 AM
  0 Thread: Best home shop dust collector with outside venting
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MarkWells Wrote: (10-22-2022, 07:51 AM) -- I am in the process of assembling a ClearVue Cyclone that vents outside.  I have done a lot of research, but since it's not running yet, my practical experi...
davco Woodworking 13 813 10-22-2022, 07:40 PM
  0 Thread: Best home shop dust collector with outside venting
Post: RE: Best home shop dust collector with outside ven...

Just_Dave Wrote: (10-20-2022, 07:48 PM) -- Depending on where you live I don't know that I would recommend venting outside.  I live in the PNW so we can see 100 degree days in the summer and below ze...
davco Woodworking 13 813 10-20-2022, 08:04 PM

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