For this project, i used my dust collector attached to my xcarve dust shoe.For my dust collection system, i use a shop vac connected to a dust separator, which makes sure that all that dust doesnt end up gunking up my shop vac.Its a relatively low.
This hose nozzle fits on a standard 1.25inch shopvac hose and mounts directly to the spindle holder on the xcarve.This way the vacuum follows the cutter around and collects most of the dust from carving as it.
Dustboot dustcollector inventables xcarve.License xcarve dust boot by schmittyd is licensed under the creative commons attribution license.Liked by view all.Its designed for a small shopvac hose.It bolts on the side screw holes on the spindle carriage.More from parts.
Cnc, xcarve and planer.As i stated in the video, the xcarve already had a good dust collection setup with inventables dust shoe.I was using a shop vac and that seemed to work just fine.Adding the cnc to the cyclone meant convenience and also freeing up the floor space my shop vac was claiming.
Posted in cnc hacks, tool hacks tagged 3d printed, cnc router, dewalt 611, dust collection, shop vac, xcarve inventables releases improved xcarve cnc router september 1, 2016 by brian benchoff.
I do have sanding masks, it more about after a short session ending up caked in dust and having to shower and change cloths and then spend 10 minutes with a shop vac to clean the garage.Not impossible, but makes going out for 30 minutes to carve between work and dinner pretty hard to do.
Re indoor power carving dust box idea you can go to a plastic specialty store and buy plexiglass in sheets.You can cut it on a table saw or with a circular saw and then glue the parts together to create the size and shape box you want.You can find exhaust fans cheap at your local habitat for humanity restore or on ebay.
The shop vac hose adapter also works well for other things like building a dust collector for your table saw, etc.Hardware needed 4x m5x20 shcs to attach left and right support arms to upper dust shoe 4x m5x12 shcs to attach vacuum adapter to upper dust shoe 3x m4x12 shcs to attach left arm to spindle mount 12x 10mm x 3mm high strength.
Compatible dust collector.Compatible dust collector.Dust collection tips popular woodworking magazine.Apr 29, 2010 miter saw dust catcher.Before i built this containment box, my compound sliding miter saw spewed dust all over, even when it was connected to my dust collection system.
Using a cnc router is a dusty business if your material of choice is wood.Sure, you can keep things tidy by chasing the cutter around the table with a shop vac, but that sort of takes the fun out.
I have found that the method of mounting the suckit relieves the stress applied to the z axis which everyone knows is the weakest link in the xcarve when it comes to being a rigid machine.Mounting a dust shoe to the spindle applies more leveragestress to the z.
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Power carving dust collectors art, a typhoon coarse.Dvd courses home page if you must have found it pulls in your work area you safe from other nail dust collector oasis dc1700 it to you can buy a portable desktop dust collector im not sure the ostrich eggs takes up to use them properly and my shop vac.
In july 2015, i was able to purchase a shapeoko 3 from carbide3d at a slightly reduced cost and supposedly jumping to the front of the line.Having handled both the shapeoko 2 and xcarve from inventables, i had a good feeling that this machine would surpass the forementioned due to the rigid extrusions and the intention of using a dewalt router over the cheap spindle that was included.
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The heavier fall down into the bucket and the finer particles make their way to the shop vac.If your cuts make a lot of chips and little fine powder, it will likely work well.If you generate tons of fine powder, you will find the filter on your shop vac clogs nearly as frequently as without the collector and you will be emptying two vessels.
Almost free cyclone separator, from two buckets if you have a shop vacuum you know how the suction drops off as the filter gets clogged with dust.You also know that cleaning the filter is a very unpleasant job.This situation has lead many many people to come up with some kind of a preseparat.