Dust Collector Full Detector

If you have a dust collector you know what a pain it is if the shavings backup into the filter. Some of the commercial units available are expensive and they rely on an optical sensor. Who would put anything optical inside a drum full of statically charged dust and shavings and expect it to work(…)


Cyclonic Separator Shop-Vac With Secondary Water Filtration (Wet Scrubber) Made From Junk.. This Is Version Mark 2 of the Cyclonic Dust Collector Shop-Vac.

This is a homemade cyclonic shop vac I built that has a second stage water filtration feature also known as a wet scrubber. The nice thing about this shop vac is it can extract large and fine particles down to several microns with very cheap methods without losing suction and all the while keeping …By:(…)


Compact Dust Collector

One of my least favorite tasks in the shop is cleaning up. Sweeping, dusting, and organizing are all nice once finished, but are painful in the moment. Of these chores, the one I detest the most is emptying the shop vac. Dust goes everywhere, the filter is clogged and you need to clean it out,(…)


Shower Wall Water Collector

With this easy to build and inexpensive addition to your shower, you can save water without having to do any work! It saves four ounces of water for an eight minute shower and even more if you use a squeegee. Buy Equipment You Will Need:Duct Tape – 1 roll½” Plastic “J” Bead – (as needed(…)


Thien Baffle for Dust Collector

This is a Thien Baffle quickly created with a 5 gallon bucket. Dust Collector The dust collector before attaching the baffle. Bucket Cut a section out of a 5 gallon bucket. Circles Use the bucket section to draw circles on a piece of wood. You will need three sections. One circle will fi…By: djpolymath Continue(…)


High Five Collector

In this basic wearables project, you will build a circuit to collect high fives. The final circuit is a simple one you can learn to build in my free Instructables Wearable Electronics Class (Digital Input and Digital Output lessons). You will need: LilyPad Arduino (or similar) microcontroller USB c…By: push_reset Continue Reading » Instructables: exploring(…)