Instructables: exploring - workshop - cyclone - popular http://www.instructables.com Sat, 10 Dec 2016 09:32:11 PST BLOX v1.01 Make a woodshop pre-filter (aka cyclone) for $8 http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Woodshop-Pre-filter-aka-Cyclone-for-8/
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Sun, 18 Sep 2016 09:05:23 PDT
Cyclone Dust Separator http://www.instructables.com/id/Cyclone-Dust-Separator/
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Thu, 23 Oct 2014 12:39:31 PDT
Almost Free Cyclone Separator, From Two Buckets http://www.instructables.com/id/Almost-Free-Cyclone-Separator-From-Two-Buckets/
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Mon, 8 Feb 2016 09:25:59 PST
super easy cyclone! http://www.instructables.com/id/super-easy-cyclone/
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Mon, 29 Jun 2015 07:59:16 PDT
Cheap cyclone-based vacuum cleaner made from scratch http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-cyclone-based-vacuum-cleaner-made-from-scrat/
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Wed, 3 Jun 2015 04:52:10 PDT
Big/Tiny Variable Dust Separator http://www.instructables.com/id/BigTiny-Variable-Dust-Separator/
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Thu, 20 Nov 2014 18:38:59 PST
Cyclone for your dust collector http://www.instructables.com/id/Cyclone-for-your-dust-collector/
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Mon, 31 Mar 2014 21:23:37 PDT
DIY Dust/Wood Chip Collector http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-DustWood-Chip-Collector/
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Thu, 13 Nov 2014 17:47:51 PST
Wooden, Cyclone Seperator Shop Vac http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Cyclone-Seperator-Shop-Vac/
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Thu, 20 Feb 2014 17:37:21 PST
Making a cyclone chip separator for a dust collector http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-cyclone-chip-separator-for-a-dust-collect/
Making a cyclone chip separator for a dust collector - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F72/8CYM/G29ZET37/F728CYMG29ZET37.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F72/8CYM/G29ZET37/F728CYMG29ZET37.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F72/8CYM/G29ZET37/F728CYMG29ZET37.SMALL.jpg tashiandmo A dust collector should be one of the first major purchases for any woodworking shop.  Not only do they help keep things clean and tidy, they also protect your lungs from harmful airborne dust.  A dust collector is only as good as it's filter, and as filters fill up with dust it reduces airflow and ...
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Sat, 21 Nov 2009 00:46:26 PST
Cyclone separator for shop vacuum http://www.instructables.com/id/Cyclone-separator-for-shop-vacuum/
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Sat, 9 Nov 2013 18:07:31 PST
Harbor Freight Cyclone dust collector http://www.instructables.com/id/Harbor-Freight-Cyclone-dust-collector/
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Mon, 30 Sep 2013 07:57:05 PDT
Dust Cyclone made from a Traffic Cone http://www.instructables.com/id/Dust-Cyclone-made-from-a-Traffic-Cone/
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Mon, 20 May 2013 06:57:51 PDT
Mini Cyclone Bucket Dust Collector http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Cyclone-Bucket-Dust-Collector/
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Thu, 20 May 2010 15:56:08 PDT
A Home-Built Biomass Gasifier for Producing Wood Gas http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Home-Built-Biomass-Gasifier-for-Producing-Wood-G/
A Home-Built Biomass Gasifier for Producing Wood Gas - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2E/O7ZI/GXFXP0RW/F2EO7ZIGXFXP0RW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2E/O7ZI/GXFXP0RW/F2EO7ZIGXFXP0RW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2E/O7ZI/GXFXP0RW/F2EO7ZIGXFXP0RW.SMALL.jpg mdavis19 I've built a lot of alternative energy projects over the years. See my web site at http://www.mdpub.com and my other instructables to see my home-built solar panels, wind turbine, improvised generator, and other projects. I've always wanted to build a wood or biomass gasifier too. Why? Well, the int...
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Mon, 30 Jan 2012 05:03:22 PST
Dust Sniper (quiet extractor system) http://www.instructables.com/id/Dust-Sniper-quiet-extractor-system/
Dust Sniper (quiet extractor system) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F81/WR22/GITHD6GM/F81WR22GITHD6GM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F81/WR22/GITHD6GM/F81WR22GITHD6GM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F81/WR22/GITHD6GM/F81WR22GITHD6GM.SMALL.jpg bongodrummer In this project we turn a bunch of old free stuff, including two old household vacuums into what is arguably the most useful and necessary of workshop tools: the dust extractor. But why stop there? Lets make a really fantastically effective dust extractor, one that is whisper quiet, never stops suck...
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Sun, 2 Jan 2011 14:48:23 PST