Step 1: Pal Wrecks Tool
If you've got any friends you might find something like this when you get back.
This is good. It gives you a chance to COMPLAIN. That's Number One on your Bill of Rights.
It looks like someone took the wire frame out of the dust collector because they didn't know what it was, then fed the dust collector to the beltsander. It must have been fun riding it around the room like that.
Step 2: The Normal Thing Would Start Like This.
If you don't have such a blanket you better start stealing them. Then you'll feel a lot better the next time an airline rips you off and abuses you. The appendices of "Wretched of the Earth" by Frantz Fanon explain how this works.
Step 3: Here's a Better Way
Step 4: It'll Be in the Stores by Christmas
Now that's a fine dustcatcher. It's got so much surface area it barely puffs up when you sand. It also catches dust really well.