Press Release Summary:
Model 2.3x3S/D multi-function smoke and dust collector collects smoke from welding operation, converts to downdraft bench for finishing operations, and can be fitted with duct wye and blast gate to collect dust from metalworking operations. Its 3 hp blower moves 1,500 CFM of air. Collector also offers high-efficiency permanent fabric filter and removable dust pan. Options include activated carbon or HEPA filters.
Original Press Release:
New Dustvent Multi-Function Collector for Small Shop Welding!
The New Dustvent model 2.3x3S/D Multi-function smoke/dust collector is designed for welding applications in small shops. The 2.3x3S/D collects smoke from your welding operation. Then, flip the lever and it conerts to a downdraft bench for your finishing operations. The versatility does not end there. By adding a duct wye and a blast gate, dust can be collected from a third metalworking operation. Three (3) collectors for the price of (1)!!!
This new unit is only 34" high, with a direct drive 3 horsepower blower that moves 1500 CFM of air - yet produces only 71 db(A) of noise. The work surface of almost 7 square feet consists of a 2.3' x 3' steel grid with a capacity of 1770 lbs. It occupies less than 10 square feet of shop space and is shipped assembled, ready for electricity. An optional hood is available.
A high-efficiency permanent fabric filter inside the collector filters out the dust. The total filter area is 150 sq. ft. and overall efficiency exceeds 99.9% allowing the cleaned air to be recirculated indoors-saving the cost of heated or conditioned plant air. Optional activated carbon or HEPA filters are available and can be easily retrofitted at a later date. Manual or optional electric shakers cleans the filter. The removable dust pan is accessible without opening the front door.