Dust Collection for the Small Shop
An effective and budget-conscious trio of solutions
Though it might be hard to get excited about dust collection when your shop and budget are small, it should be a priority. Anatole Burkin suggests using a three-pronged approach to attack dust before it has a chance to endanger your health and dirty your workshop. Use a dust collector for bigger, stationary machines, a shop vacuum for handheld tools, and round things out with an overhead air filtration system combined with a dust mask.