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Bosch GAS20-17A 17-Gallon 300-CFM HEPA Dust Extractor Table 1 Compliant

Bosch GAS20-17A 17-Gallon 300-CFM HEPA Dust Extractor Table 1 Compliant

Table 1 Compliance The New Bosch 300-CFM Dust Extractor was designed for high-performance dust extraction in heavy-duty concrete construction applications such as concrete cutting and surface grinding.  In our case, we put this dust extractor to the test while grinding away epoxy from a garage floor and prepping for new epoxy.  The Bosch dust extractor has […]

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Bosch Speed Clean Dust Extracting Bits For Anchoring in Concrete

Bosch Speed Clean Dust Extracting Bits For Anchoring in Concrete

Safe & Effective Concrete Drilling Drilling holes in concrete can be very harmful to your respiratory system because inhaling dust containing silica in some instances may cause silicosis, lung cancer, COPD and other debilitating diseases.  Today contractors are looking to protect their employees but also complete work faster.  Protecting individuals health does not have to mean that work […]

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Laguna 3hp C Flux Series Cyclone Dust Collector | Woodworking Dust Collection

Dust collection is a must! Nothing kills productivity more than a messy shop. Not only does poor dust collection create an unnecessary mess, it also puts dangerous fine dust particles into the air that can be harmful to your respiratory system. With these things in mind, proper dust collection is a must for any woodshop. […]

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Makita 18v LXT Cordless Biscuit/Plate Joiner Review

Makita 18v LXT Cordless Biscuit/Plate Joiner Review – XJP03Z

What are biscuits for in woodworking? Biscuits offer excellent alignment and measurable strength in a woodworking joint. A biscuit joiner makes a matching shaped mortise in the two pieces of wood that are meant to be joined together. A biscuit is a small pre-manufactured piece of wood that goes into the mortise aligning the two […]

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Supermax 25×2 Dual Drum Sander Review 913002

Medium-Large Shop Must Have Depending on your situation, a drum sander can either be a luxury or a necessity. A beginner woodworker certainly doesn’t need a drum sander but as they get more and more experienced, the drum sander brings precision and efficiency to the shop that some may require. An experienced woodworker and a […]

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Shop Organization and Dust Control – Rockler Dust Right Products

A clean and organized shop = safe shop Having a shop in a messy and disorganized state is a big moral killer in our woodworking shop. We like to work in a clean space that is organized and provides a efficient working environment. This environment is allows the workers to get their job done in […]

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Kent CNC Standard Dust Shoe on a Shark HD3

Eliminate the Dust with a Shoe! Dust is inevitable with a CNC machine. Speeds and feeds are key in creating chips and not creating dust but regardless these “chips” can sometimes be so small it is like dust. You can stand and babysit your machine with a shop vac and chase your bit around your […]

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Workshop Vacs 4 Gallon Detachable Blower Wet/Dry Vac – WS0400DE

Pulling Double Duty WORKSHOP wet/dry vacs is not new to innovation, in fact, WORKSHOP Brand is owned by Emerson.  The idea of a detachable blower incorporated into a wet/dry vacuum is not new as this company has a few models on the market.  But, the idea of a small, powerful vac with an equally powerful […]

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Woodshop Dust Collection – Nordfab QF Quick Fit System

Serious Dust Collection! Dust creates two major issues in any shop. First is a cleanliness issue what can pose safety risks, but those are the larger particles and chips.  More importantly, dust smaller than 10 microns can be one of the most dangerous and long term items that causes health issues.  These are serious issues that […]

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Bosch Speed Clean Bits Review in SDS-Plus & SDS-Max

For Your Health Drilling holes in concrete is always very interesting, but just like wood, the dust can be very harmful to your respiratory system.  Today contractors are looking to protect their employees but also complete work faster to be able to win bids and put more money in their pocket.  The Bosch Speed Clean […]

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Controling Dust in a Small Workshop

Wood Dust Safety Many woodworkers start out in a small room or basement as they grow tools and skills to continue their hobby.  Beyond hobbyists, finish carpenters also work indoors a can be susceptible to harmful sawdust.  This might sound odd because most people seem to believe that the most dangerous part of woodworking is […]

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