Dust Collection

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Drop a dowel to determine dust level
A pre-marked dowel helps know when cyclone dust collector is full.
Lazy Susan eases dust collection with moving tools
The dust-collection hose on my bandsaw mill would tangle and break due to the back-and-forth movement of the saw.
Dirt-cheap dust collection
Here’s an inexpensive way to improve dust-collection effectiveness on your bandsaw.
Conquering the final frontier of dust collection
My stationary belt sander was one of the few tools I had without a dust-collection port.

More Dust Collection

Make contractor-saw dust disappear in a flash(ing)
Capturing dust from my contractor-style tablesaw has always been impossible because of the wide-open bottom.
A gallon of dust collection for an inch of sander
The 1" belt sander was the final frontier of dust collection in my shop.
Play matchmaker with dust-collection hoses

One of the most frustrating parts of setting up good dust collection is the lack of standard fitting sizes.