Tools you’ll need:
A 2 3/8″ hole saw or Forstner bit
MDF or plywood
Gorilla Glue (maybe)
Yes, this humble toilet tank appliance just happens to be a perfect fit for a 2 1/2″ hose or shop vac fitting.
You get a nice, tight fitting adaptable to your particular dust collection system.
This is an angled approach suitable for a router fence. You can build the port housing to suit the dimensions and angle of your particular application. The port below sits at roughly 45 degrees and measures 6″w x 5″ x 3.5″ high and was glued in place with a synthetic glue that expands to form an air-tight seal.
Dan Phalen is a registered member of the WWGOA.
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