shop-vac

New view

My Dust Collection System

Over the years, I've made a few tweaks to my Shop-vac to address some problems and annoyances I've encountered. Today I thought I'd share some tips for people who use a Shop-vac for dust collection. Read more »

Tools: shop-vac

Tags: dust collection, remote, speed control

Shop Tip: Use a Pipe Hanger to Hold Shop-vac Hose

When I built my drill press table, I made a split fence so I could eventually attach a dust collection port somewhat like the split fence on my router table. It turns out I never did; not that it wouldn't be nice to keep wood chips out of the way when drilling, it just seemed like a 2-1/2" shop-vac hose behind the fence would get in the way of too many operations. Read more »

Tools: drill press, shop-vac

Tags: tips

Materials: pipe hanger