Every carpenter is worried about the dust which takes place once they complete their work. They always find a tedious job to clean their workspace. So, in today’s tutorial, we will learn how to make a plywood dust collector and don’t worry, It will be an easy and cost-efficient process.
In the following section of the article, let us walk through the essential supplies to make a plywood dust collector.
- Wooden Ply
- Vacuum Cleaner
- Vacuum Cleaner Pipe
Steps To Make A Plywood Dust Collector
Step 1: The first step is to take a plastic bucket and remove its handle.
Removing the Handles
Step 2: The second step is to opposite the bucket and draws its circular shape online on a wooden plank.
Drawing the Circular Outline
Step 3: Now cut the traced outline by using a jigsaw.
Cutting the Outline
Step 4: Then 3 to 4 plywood and insert the screw in the middle to make a hole.
Adding Plywood and screw
Step 5: Now, place the wooden ply on the bucket as a cover.
Placing the Wooden Cover as a Bucket Cover
Step 6: Keep the vacuum pipe on the wooden ply and mark its outline.
Placing the Pipe Inside
Step 7: Put the Vacuum Cleaner pipe inside the hole and then cover its outer with the help of tape.
Step 8: Simultaneously, cover the inside section of the pipe with tape.
Covering the Inside Section of the Pipe
Step 9: Now, make a hole on the side of the bucket.
Making Hole at Side
Step 10: Place the other end of the vacuum cleaner’s pipe on the side of the bucket.
Fitting the Pipe
Step 11: Apply the tape and stick it with the help tape.
Applying The Tape
Step 12: Connect the pipe connected to the side of the bucket with the vacuum cleaner and turn it on.
Plywood Dust Collector
- We recommend you use a used plastic bucket to help recycle the materials.
Things To Remember
- Make sure you apply the tape appropriately.
Saquib Siddiqui is a Mechanical Engineer and a content creator. He has special interest in science experiments and teaches the same to school and college students. He is also a technical lead at RUDE LABS PVT. LTD.