Shop Test: Dust Collectors

July 2017 Issue 247 Page: 36 Number of Pages: 6.00

Hooking up your dust- and chip-making machines to a collector reduces your time spent cleaning, as well as—hopefully—the amount of fine dust that lingers in the air before eventually settling. We tested eight single-stage dust collectors priced from $325 to $850, including one unit with both bag and canister filter options.