Dust Masks

Can I vent my dust collector outside?

What is venting a dust collector? Venting your dust collector helps create negative pressure inside of it, which pulls the dust and debris out of the machine. Negative pressure in a dust collector causes suction at the machine’s outlet. This can cause difficulties by pulling more dust than intended out of your work area. Venting…

Woodworking Dust Mask | 10 Options to Protect You as You Work

If you are a woodworker or have experience with woodworking, you know about the dangers of breathing sawdust, sand, and wood chips. The best way to protect yourself from inhaling these fine particles is to wear a dust mask. Yet, not all dust masks are created equal. Thus, I decided to test a few and…