Cyclonic Dust Collection System

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Cyclonic Dust Collection System
Name Cyclonic Dust Collection System
Zone Wood Shop

Owner i3Detroit
Make Model TBD
Part Number
Date Acquired July 2011
Storage Location This system is located at the north end of the wood shop.
Authorization Required No
Status Running
Value Now$2,000, New $10,000

Documentation *
Other References Estimated Characteristics 12in input duct, 4,000 cfm, Peak material 500 lbs/hr, density of wood chips 17lbs/cu ft*


For collecting dust from the wood shop.

  • Main Motor Name plate info
  • hp=7.5, Voltage 208-230/460, Amps 21-18.8/9.4, RPM= 3450, 3 phase, 60 HZ, Service F. 1.15
  • Rotary Air Lock is Tice Model VJ10x8, S/N 36299-C1127
  • chain driven by:
  • Motor A.O. Smith Model HF27034N, 115V ac, 1 P, 3/4hp 1700 rpm with gear box


  • Use with wood dust only, please!
  • Turn on when using Table saw, Miter saw, Bandsaw, Sander.
  • The ductwork is permanently connected to the table saw and miter saw.
  • Open slide gates when using the bandsaw or sander and close when done.
  • Connect with hose to planer and jointer when using these tools


  • The power switch is on ductwork down drop between the table saw and the chop saw. It is held in place with a magnet.

Maintenance Info

Check Chip bin after each use, empty when 1/2 to 3/4 full, use 55gal trash bags located near machine


  • When the barrels under the sleeves feel full, empty them into the dumpster.
  • Replace the plastic bag with a new one of the right size.


purchased use New Rotary AirLock*

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