I have just never really considered them too practical because they are only effective on small scale parts. The good news is that the shop vac now pulls in most of the dust and keeps the air passages clean. Makes too much sense for me to ignore. I can’t recall the magazine and am currently searching for the issue. I wish this post would have been made about a week ago. Hope that helps. They’re not the cheapest but I found I can reuse them by cutting them open and sealing back off with silicone and duct tape. If not, you can try pantihose over the filter. This will save you a ton of time and steps. The assembly went together very quickly and easily and the fit and finish of the sander appeared to be on par with the price. If you don’t use a bag, your filter will clog up in a hurry. RIDGID R2740 Heavy Duty Variable Speed Belt Sander 3 in. Another option to consider is a ClearVue mini-cyclone (Mini CV06 clearvuecyclones.com) between the shop vac and the sander – this drops most everything into a collector bucket so the HEPA filter lasts much longer. It might work great or it may not, I just can’t speak on that part. Many high-end belt sanders actually have dust ventilation systems included as a standard feature. Home depot said that all these sanders have the same problem but Milwaukee ones are better at dust collection than the cloth bag ones, also the shroud at the bottom of the sandpaper disc has to be vacuumed clean and empty the bag often when it is about 20% full. Fortunately it’s a spare vacuum, because it’s not working as well as I need. Try reposting the pictures but you might try and a new sander or a different brand. This type of belt sander has a twin facility as it has the power of electricity as well as auto-tracking. Furthermore, you could wind up starving your collector of air which puts extra wear and tear on the motor. All in all, though, the arrangement works just fine. So depending on what type of projects you work on, that certainly could be a viable way of utilizing the DC while sanding. $69.99. They have a $99 model that accommodates bags. Many belt sanders have a hoover attachment for dust removal and although it’s not an essential feature it does help keep the work area free from wood dust and anyone who has used a sander will know the dust that comes from sanding becomes airborne and gets absolutely everywhere. Yep, ideal. Collecting dust from sanders should be a priority. The big dust collectors are meant to move large volumes of air. Marc, my only question is about the festool MIDI doesn’t have the automatic speed control. The cyclone itself, not having any internal filtering requiring cleaning / replacing just means the collection bin needs the occasional emptying. It wasn’t until I installed the belt assembly onto the spindle that I … Even with the dust bag it grabs almost all the dust, when connected to the dust extractor nothing gets away from that thing. The Wood Whisperer is proudly sponsored by brands that Marc trusts. Ridgid R2720 Belt Sander Replacement Dust Bag Assembly (2 Pack) # 300027054 by Ridgid. With the MIDI I didn’t bother using my Triton hood and no dust. My ridgid and onieda are an unbeatable team. I would “reserve” the cheaper, much much louder and annoying Craftsman, ShopVac and Ridgid models for rough work. It was already set up so I made a tapered plywood top for the can and drilled a hole in it. Buy a Festool – this will solve all your problems :-) I know that would have been too easy for Marc to say but it is true. and bag filter. Heavy-Duty Variable Speed Belt Sander with AIRGUARD Technology. rigids have inexpensive hepas, and mufflers. I ran 2 inch p.v.c. I plumbed in centra vac 2″ piping and used a 1.5″ abs cap as plug in unused outlets. Is Festool my best bet? the hose from your shop vac to fit your portable tool. I will NEVER go back. I just got done with my sheetrock in my shop. I’m completely stumped. It works great taking the dust out before it is in the shop vac. They are very pricey but well worth it. Unique Feature: Soft Grip Handles. The Wood Whisperer abides by word of mouth marketing standards and holds integrity in the highest regard. The dust bag inflates but nothing goes in there, all the created sawdust blows all over the room with the help of the motor fan that exhausts hot air out of the front. Belt sanders produce a good amount of dust. I use a 15gal stainless steel drum shop vac. While vacuuming dust off of it again this week I thought there must be a better way. The part you are requesting has been discontinued, and … Hi Julie. I’ve been using full speed but my stock is thin enough that some of the sanders holes are always open. The bag on the saw does fill up pretty quickly, after two 8 foot rips on 3/4 ply you will need to empty it, but to me that just proves it works, as does no sawdust flying around when you cut. RIDGID Oscillating Edge/Belt Spindle Sander (841) Model# EB4424 $ 269 00. One of the most important aspects of the system is length of hose vs intake loss..I need length and and a system that isn’t “rigged” because I don’t want to drag a duct taped rig job all over scaffolds, stairs, etc..What sort of lengths can I expect to work properly et al? Anybody have experience with this approach? I use a commercial grade 7 inch edger sander for subfloors before laying flooring and it picks up 95% of dust and never breaks open. I’ve been sanding spalted quarter sawn white oak and the spalting is driving my allergies crazy and the dust kept clogging my Triton filter helmet (space helmet). Ridgid R2720 Belt Sander Replacement Dust Bag Assembly (2 Pack) # 300027054 $32.42. no dust control R2740 belt sander 06-13-2018, 06:37 PM This belt sander never collected anything in the dust bag. Dust removal. I concur on the filter bag/Hepa filter arrangement. You guys have a much wider range of experiences in this area than I do so I really appreciate your thoughts and ideas. However you said you want ideal setup. My shop is virtually empty and homemade can is full best invention I ever made , There is one additional thing you can do to make your shop vac more effective at collecting dust and that’s to use a cyclone separator. I have a Rigid “shop vac” and they don’t seem to offer a bag for it. Don’t forget to look for a HEPA filter for your shop vac. Any little bit in noise reduction helps so go for it just dont expect a miricle. I was amazed at the results when I bagged my shop vacuum for my table saw. One end of a standard small (1.25″) shop vac hose fits snugly inside the the connector on the drop (which is a 4″ hose that only reduces to 2.5″ to connect to the blade guard). In fact, I think if you already have a sander you are happy with, and you aren’t ready to upgrade, that’s a good way to go. The porter cable is quiet enough but more pricey than those you see in the big box stores. Most shop vacs have filter bags that you can install in addition to the primary pleated filter. I have a dust deputy in the corner mounted to the wall with a shop vac. It works ok – better than my Ridgid vac but not as well as I would like. Unfortunately, the dust collection system has failed. When the running shop vac was connected to the sander the vacuum sped up as if it was plugged up. Marc the biggest problem is relying on those filters. Not only will it kill the air flow but you’ll shorten the life of your shop vac due to excess dust finding its way into the motor. I have hooked up a Ivac switch so when ever the tool of choice turns on the system starts. If this isn’t accounted for, it leaves users with a lot to clean up once the job is over. But that’s a whole other ball of wax! and if the primary house vacuum (which will never touch the shop) wasn’t my great aunt’s Kirby, I’d be trying this argument as well. For the first 2 hours of use it was amazing. Other brands of good quality and quiet vacuums or dust extractors include Fein and Festool. so I adjust it manually. I called the "support" line and they don't have any answers, no one there knows how this product is supposed to collect dust. Make sure this fits by entering your model number. This is a very lightly used Ridgid Oscillating Edge Belt/Spindle Sander that is sitting in my shop collecting dust. I don’t hate you for using a Porter Cable sander with your Festool vac. Your email address will not be published. I work with a large variety of woods, you name it I’ve used it but I’ve never had this problem with my shop vac or dust collector up until recently. After four hours of use the sander started to make sparks so it was taken apart again, the sealed outer motor bearing decided to seize and that melted the plastic dust cover. This is probably over-kill for my setup because I have a 6″ floor model jointer and a 18″ king industrial band saw and a dewalt 13″ planer, but only 1 tool is ever on at a time. Any product claim, statistic, quote or other representation about a product or service should be verified with the manufacturer, provider or party in question. Automatic belt tracking (can be overridden) Dust bag; Hook up for vacuum hose; Long power cord! $84.01. A Twin Fan is installed in the machine that collects dust from the area in an efficient manner. I see that rigid sells a muffler for its otherwise loud machines. So as long as you can match up the hose to the port, you should be good to go with any standard sander. I’m sure that’s not a word even though I’m a Canuckistanian. I removed the black side covers and the bag fan is connected to the timer belt and spins when the sander is on. I picked up a new Ridgid belt sander recently. I made a cyclone for my shop vac out of an old burned out shop vac with wheels And the dust collection is still nearly 100%. The views and opinions expressed on this blog are purely our own. In my case, my outfeed table is my assembly table is my sanding table, … So the DC drop which draws dust from the table saw blade guard is very handy. Thought I’d drop my 2c in as well – I concur with Bill particularly – irrespective of what dust collection you are using (household vac, HEPA vac, Festool etc), I still feed my suction through a (homemade) cyclone before it gets to the vacuum itself. But the o’lady was not happy. I was told that the reverse doesn’t work, 2.5 shop vac to 4″ port on large bandsaw, etc. In my opinion, these bags are a REQUIREMENT for woodworkers. It is a smaller unit but when dedicated to a random orbit sander it does the job nicely. Of course, he did not like me using it for that purpose. I didn’t know that about the Rigid. Should I ever be compensated to write, I will make full disclosure. If you are going to be doing any work with your belt sander, especially if it is going to be a large project, it is crucial to have proper ventilation with a dust collection attachment.It is not only important for cleanliness, but for your safety and health as well. The more I use it the more I like the sander. you might be able to use shopvac (at lowes) or ridgid (homedepot) filter bags and retro-fit that into your existing shopvac – worth trying out. As for the 2.5 micron bag Jim mentions, I’d want closer to .5 micron filtration if I had to exhaust back into the shop. The Ridgid belt sander is a nice, petite and very lightweight belt sander. I can now use a hood over the table saw though, and that helps with dust ginormissly. All times are GMT-5. I sand on out on my driveway, on a windy day. :-). My Sears shop vac has a bag in it, but the bag does not get loaded up with the dust because the Dust Deputy takes it out before the dust gets into the bag. Like Marc mentioned, a bag is very very important. Dear Mark, RIDGID 3 Amp Corded 5 in. When put to wood, the RIDGID R2720 felt good in my hands, had excellent balance and was very easy to control. No dust, no noise……..well worth the price. I have yet to find a way to hook these smaller tools up to the big delta. Just upgraded to the Festool MIDI this week and wow. Ridgid R2611 R.O. The other end fits nicely in both the RO sanders I have (a Dewalt and a Bosch). I assume I’ll need to dial it down when I’m sanding a wide board covering all of the sanders holes, but what is the correct setting. Hi..hunting for a system to keep the dust at bay while sanding the yellow pine walls in my parents 3 story house…50 year old wood that has gotten very dirty..only solution..get prepared with a good system and sand the damn walls down..looking for suggestions. wall– that cut sound of vac and puts all that fine dust outside. Marc will hat me but but I’m using my old Porter Cable 333 random orbit and the Festool hose fits perfectly. My dewalt dustless 5 hole random orbit sander gave this problem even when I used it for the first time! Heavy Duty Variable Speed 3" X 18" Belt Sander | RIDGID Tools H as electronic feedback that maintains the motor speed even under load. "It's a table saw, do you know where your fingers are?" lol Richard. I have wanted one of these for a long time. One of these days I’ll upgrade to a Festool system. I did not use a hepa filter. Shop this Collection (708) Model# R27401 $ 119 00. I’m certainly not going to argue with someone who says that their Festool serves them well, but I would suggest there are ways other to stay healthy in a less than perfect world. I am looking for an orbital sander (or any power sander) that works with a HEPA vac, preferably the Love-Less Ash #16004. Felt like an idiot but they really are that quiet. $104.00. One thing you might try is to cover the filete with a nylon stocking. My shop air and lungs have never been cleaner. The grip is comfortable and the sander is very easy to control. x 18 in. CHECK CURRENT PRICE #12 Best Milwaukee belt sander. And… a trigger lock (thank you RIDGID!) I have an air filter machine, and a few years ago put an exhaust fan in the garage. Doug, Editor’s Rating: Durable This belt sander comes with a robust motor which means that it’s powerful enough to handle even the toughest jobs. I generally don’t wear a respirator when I use this arrangement, and I don’t suffer for it. One of the fans will cool the motor while the other fan starts collecting the dust to make your work area clean and free of debris. Any thoughts? I always give honest opinions, findings, and experiences on products. Safety Signal Words DANGER: means if the safety infor-mation is not followed someone will be seriously injured or killed. Read this manual to understand this sander. I threw away the motor and kept the same base for a garbage can when the idea hit me Any suggestions? Any other companies that are selling a complete idea of woodworking / sanding coupled with effective dust removal? If you aren’t collecting that dust at the tool, you’re risking your health. Except for Festool, I haven't seen or used a sander with decent dust collection. I might pony up for a Festool vac someday, but I don’t want to replace all my power hand tools at the same time. The sander is a pure pleasure to use with minimal vibration at this point. This setup is much cheaper overall. Collecting dust from sanders should be a priority. RIDGID BELT SANDER R2740 Timing Belt … I love the belt sander it’s a 3x18 belt, really to take advantage of it I recommend the 5.0 battery if you guys have them Sent from my iPad using Tapatalk It helps a little but not going to make it quiet by anymeans. Not sure about really high end tools but all three of my Dewalt sanders need to be hooked up to a vacuum or I end up looking like a powdered doughnut. Sanders do their job incredibly well which means they generate large clouds of dangerous fine dust particles in a hurry. It has great reviews and did not disappoint. The box was vented at the bottom for air flow out as well. I have a Delta 2hp dust collector with the HEPA bag and it works great, but (you knew there was a but), sanding is an issue. Now if you are a guy using a belt sander all day long, I am not sure how this will work out for you. This sander is about three years old and has less than forty hours of use on it, parts have been ordered from ereplacementparts. I want a quiet, hepa filter rig. I now use a 4″ for some machines, and a shop vac through a cyclone for others, depending on the specific requirements of the task). Thanks in advance! Fast & Free shipping on many items! There is a huge difference in suckabillity, but if you are single tool at a time user, I don’t think you need to go as large as I did. Now there is no hose or attachment configuration from whatever vendor that I cannot integrate. The R2720 doesn’t come with a vacuum hose adapter, nor is one available. "?ǝɹɐ sɹǝƃuıɟ ɹnoʎ ǝɹǝɥʍ ʍouʞ noʎ op `ʍɐs ǝlqɐʇ ɐ s,ʇı", https://www.youtube.com/user/PowerToolInstitute, https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC1p...qcZKHyrqKhikFA, If this is your first visit, be sure to Replace cover, dust collecting bag and sanding belt.A faulty spring in the tension lever can cause a lack of tension. Its sort just stacks up in the vents and fan blades. All I need to do is measure design (using Sketchup) and print a coupler to fit… no need to ‘find correct fittings to adapt’. Free shipping. More surface area and less problems with air flow. I read someplace that if you can smell it, it’s getting into your lungs. this will do 2 things – 1. will keep your HEPA filter clean and unclogged (I was pretty surprised after emptying the vac that the HEPA filter was practically clean with only very very fine dust on it) and 2. it’ll make it so much easier to empty your shop vac, and keep the dust from filling the air. The best thing about this PORTER-CABLE 382 5-Inch Random Orbit Sander is its ergonometric body with small head and large body. I love it. RIDGID R2740 Heavy Duty Variable Speed Belt Sander, GR. So there is quite a range of equipment size from 4″ ports to your typical RO sander 1.5″ (I think) port. I use a grizzly table saw witha good fence, and do hobby cabinets, and replace wood sofits etc on my house. I have been using a Oneida’s Dust Deputy along with my Sears shop vac along with my Delta Random Orbit sander for over a year now. http://www.homedepot.com/p/RID.....5yc1vZc36d. Exclusive. Dust bags seem to be sort of waste of energy. I was looking to buy one for my uncle a few months back, and saw this difference. You’ll get better performance from your tools and your lungs will thank you! How do I tell what is the best setting. Kobalt KBS 124B-03 24V MAX 24-Volt Brushless Cordless Belt Sander. Douglas wrote in with a good question about collecting dust from his sander. Can you give me any leads on where to find something like this? Get great deals on RIDGID Belt Sanders and upgrade your power tools for your home workshop. I’ve used a Ridgid Oscillating Belt & Spindle Sander (4424) for years. I purchased this ridgid sander 2 days ago after reading a lot of great reviews. I agree about the fear that the vac isn’t working because I can’t hear it over the sander noise. Unfortunately, that’s not the case. pipe over head in the shop and made drops of 1 1/2 pipe at work locations with ball valves to isolate unused drops. Required fields are marked *. OOPPS!!! I know they are expensive, but they live up to all their hype. Safety Instructions For Oscillating Edge Belt/ Spindle Sander Safety is a combination of common sense, staying alert and knowing how your oscillating edge belt/spindle sander works. I know you have heard this before, but get a Festool Vac and your worries are over! I do use a Festool Midi Vac with my Dewalt sander, works good, the fitting isn’t the greatest but the dust level is lower and much quieter than my Sears Shop Vac. Bill V. I have been using a ridged 2.5 inlet in my shop for a couple years , coupled to my ridged 10 inch table saw. A 14″ Rikon bandsaw, 10″ sliding miter saw, router table, 12″ disc sander, and tabletop drill press and 10″ bandsaw. To answer your question Stuart, the speed control on the CT’s are something i really only concern myself with when I am finish sanding, or doing the final sanding before a finish. Exclusive. Very useful to hook up to belt sander, biscuit joiner and other small tools with dust ports. I bought an extra HEPA filter for it but it gets so full of dust I have doubts about it’s effectiveness. If they work well on tablesaws, jointers, and planers, they should probably work just as well on sanders. You can’t put a price on that. Stay upwind of the work and you’ll be fine…. Douglas wrote in with a good question about collecting dust from his sander. I know lots of folks who use non-festool tools with their CT extractor. Does anyone know why this sander doesn't collect dust in the dust bag or how it is supposed to do so? Although the suction seems pretty strong in 4″ piece of flex hose, performance take a huge dump when the pipe is reduced to the size of a typical sander’s dust port. You can hook up one of those hard collar flex hoses to sit back there, or use a 4x4 dust hood that you can affix to the little end stop that comes with the sander. They clog up quickly and then leave dust all over. The belt tends to slide easily. H as an efficient dust collection system with a cooling fan. I have a small shop in my basement with both an air filtration system and an older delta 2hp 2 bag dust collector in my garage that the ducts run into my basement. $89.99. But, I hooked it up to my 16 gallon Shop Vac with a dust bag and it worked great…no dust in the air. I sand a lot of purpleheart. I got it cheap and wouldn’t take it off. They are powerful and have a lot of capacity. It works for a while, but not as effective shaking out the filter frequently. Bob D. 2006. The 12 foot rubber cord with cord wrap is convenient and durable. Some of the connectors haven’t arrived yet but I don’t see why the d.c shouldn’t work well with the sanders…. One of the notable features of this sander is its dust collection method. I’m guessing 2.5 micron gets most of the sanding dust. btw – as a few have commented, reducing a 4″ system down to 1″ doesn’t result in a massive increase in suction. 12 watching. 3 "×18" belt sander: Picks up dust effectively with its twin fan high efficiency dust collection which has one fan for cooling the motor and the other for collecting dust. If it is too high and/or loads up the d.c. too much, I was going to use a blast gate to let it suck some air through another hose not connected to maybe my table saw. As you have worked out of a small shop before I have quick question. That shit is nasty. I use rockers expandable 4 inch clear dust collection hose and I have a God awful smell in my garage and shop coming from dust collector hose! with regards to consumables, I just buy the fine-dust replacement bags by Shopvac from Lowes whenever I run out. Excellent price for a quality product. Price: $32.42 ($16.21 / Item) & FREE Shipping: This fits your . Don't know about Makita or Mafell or other high end brands, never used them, but I know my Festool sanders are top notch at dust collection. (Been there, tried that, should have known better but didn’t, discovered it through experimentation! I mounted it for the pictures qand it runs smoothly. Mine was cheaper than $99. It’s only logical that someone would want to use a big dust collector to pull dust from smaller tools, right? The Festool Ros/DC setup is really a winner at keeping visible dust under control, but (yes, Douglas, there is indeed a ‘but’) I would use a dust collector if you have it as well. A portable dust extractor, or a shop vac, moves small volumes of air but does so in a way that is still quite effective when using small hoses. Same goes for my Festool circular saw. Marc your right on the money. is that the trend of things now? I hope. Rigid does make bags for their shop vacs. You need to buy the heavy duty yellow shop vac bags. He reduced the noise by something like 25 decibels. If you restrict the 4″ hose of a dust collector down to the size of a sander dust port, you’ll very likely restrict the airflow so much that dust collection is ineffective. I am considering a festool, but am a little put off by the price, not just of the machine itself but of the accessories –. When I first got my CT22 I hooked it up to my 5″ Festool ROS and turned the sander on. Look for a belt sander that has an efficient dust collection system. Milwaukee 5936 4×24, 10 amp, Belt … Shopping for a contractor size table saw and RO sander. Has soft-grip handles that ensure maximum comfort. What about using a down draft table hooked to the collection system? Creating a separate dust collection system from my big dust collection system . “The key to getting the shop vac to work better for you is to find some filter bags for it”. I also use a Dust Deputy to front end my dust collectors (in fact I have 3 and one front ends – sits on top of my Festool CT33). I’m retired and new to wood working and have spouse approval to do this right. Is this a "new" tool or is it a "used" tool???? I thought I was the only one that would use the dyson in the shop. Any sander with a dust port can technically work with any vac, including those with HEPA filters. Good info, everyone. Designed and developed by Underscorefunk Design. The belt sander does not come with any belts upon purchase Product Summary Product: Ridgid ZRR2740 Belt Sander. Instead it’s for sucking up large items and even water. The 15 gallon container is cleaned every few months and over 1 year so far no dust issues with the bag. Its spring-loaded dust bag is an excellent feature of this sander; it has a vacuum system for collecting dust for a long time. https://www.ridgid.com/ca/en/oscillating-edge-belt-spindle-sander Thank you for making this possible. I bought the vacuum hose kit so the sander could be attached to a shop vac as Mightyservant suggested. I don’t think this is a CT issue but more of a router design (or should I say lack of design) issue. I was ready to pull the trigger on a Jet 708642BK DC650BK ($310) thinking I could neck the 4″ down to whatever size I needed but it sounds like that’s not going to work for anything but the RO sander (See Cal Deobald’s comments). My solution to expensive dust extractor bags is to dedicate the dust extractor to the random orbit sander and use a Rigid shop vac without a bag for general clean up and stuff that generate larger dust and chips like router tables, track saw, etc. Cash only. I have several extra 1 1/2" sanding sleeves that are included. Can a Festool vac work well with non-Festool tools? Exclusive. Add one of the Tool & Vac switches from Rockler that turns the vac on when you turn the ROS on and allows the vac to run 7 seconds after you cut the ROS off. I generally hook up my shop vac to the portable sanders. As Marc said a small nozzle on a large dust collection pipe is nothing but a flow staller, but if you have a way of moving a large volume of air to pick up what the high speed air of the vac has left behind you are better by far. Replace the timing belt by first attaching at the large pulley, then replace belt at the small pulleys by rotating the belt and forcing over the small pulleys. I have a 4” line from my Oneida dust collection system attached to it. Only 5 left in stock - order soon. RIDGID 6.5 Amp Corded 3 in. I could operate this in my wedding suit and walk away clean. Whale instant cyclone . it has served me very well over the past 5 years. anyone know how well they work on rigids, or on others? I went through two shop vacs before I came to this realization. I have to agree with this totally. I was sanding last night with my 5″ Festool and my CT22 and while I was sanding I was having a conversation with my wife!!!! I used a 4″ to 2.5″ reducer on the TS and fit was fine. 3816 Hawthorn Court, Waukegan, IL 60087, United States 847-780-6120 I use the ROS a lot and it takes a month of more to fill up the bag. Cheapest Place to Buy: Amazon.com. The variable speed dial, 6.5 amp motor and automatic belt tracking to adjust belt to the center of platen are some of its handy features. Fortunately I have a situation similar to Marcs, only neighbours within a half mile go “moo”. seems like a good idea. It results in a remarkably pathetic dust collection system! Works damn fine– no dust. As RO sanders generally exert positive pressure through their exhaust dust port, it doesn’t take a great deal of negative pressure from the dust collector to clear everything away. 9 offers from $99.16. You have the one time cost of the Dust Deputy, about $180. That’s a heck of a reduction which means air velocity should be realllly high. I can’t remember when I last had to empty/replace any shop vac bin/bag let alone clean a filter, however, the Dust Deputies…often.. I took my friends DYSON (you know the ones that NEVER lose suction), and i was amazed that it NEVER stopped. The belt sander has never been used. I would have given it a 5 star rating if it has better dust collection capability when the belt sander is used. Options. It helps tremendously, but doesn’t get all the dust. 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