As your workshop grows, so do your dust-collection needs. Make today’s system handle tomorrow’s tools.
Dust collection is essential to keeping your shop and lungs clean, but not every shop has the space for a large dust collector.
To make my limited number of ports serve more machines, I bought some recreational vehicle (RV) sewer hose fittings.
Here’s a simple rig that allows you to position a vacuum hose near the bit, yet easily reposition it when necessary.
The "big ol' bag" dust catcher that I built for my mitersaw collects about 90 percent of the debris.
My stationary belt sander was one of the few tools I had without a dust-collection port.