Ducting requirements ?

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Ducting requirements ?

Postby J45on » Sun Apr 10, 2011 9:19 pm

What are the ducting requirements for a 2.x laser fume extraction ?
Will abs plastic do or will it need to be metal ducting ?
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Re: Ducting requirements ?

Postby bdring » Sun Apr 10, 2011 9:57 pm

I don't see why ABS would not work. Sometimes the exhaust gases can be corrosive. ABS might work well for that.
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Re: Ducting requirements ?

Postby macona » Tue Apr 12, 2011 7:30 am

We used generic dust extraction hose on ours. Also the chinese machine came with something that looked like big dryer hose.

If you value your machine I would avoid cutting anything corrosive (Mainly PVC)
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