Jet - Vortex Cone Dust Collector, 1.5HP 1PH 115/230V, 2-Micron Canister Kit, Model DC-1100VX-CK
Performance: Only fine particles move to the filter chamber making manual cleaning easier and decreasing health concernsPrevention: Prevents the central airflow from floating chips into the filter...
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Prevention: Prevents the central airflow from floating chips into the filter chamber decreasing rapid performance drop due to premature clogging
Efficiency: Chips are better contained for increased packing density requiring fewer collection bag changes
• Vortex Cone improves chip separation and collector bag packing efficiency
• Eliminates premature filter clogging for sustained performance
• Single-stage design for economical and quiet operation
• Industrial controls designed for years of trouble-free use
• Quick-connect collection bags with elastic band for fast, easy installation and removal
• High air velocity (CFM) design stands up to any competitive specifications
• Permanently lubricated, totally enclosed, fan-cooled motors are rated for continuous-duty
• Includes four casters for maneuverability and total portability
• Length : 37 inch
Model Number: DC-1100VX-CK
Overall Dimensions: 37" x 22.5" x 18"
Net Weight: 159 lbs
Gross Weight: 172 lbs
Sound Rating: 70-80 dB
1-Hose Connection Diameter: 6"
2-Hoses Connection Diameter: 4"
Bag Diameter: 20"
Filter Bag/Canister Length: 25"
Collection Bag Capacity: 5.3 cubic foot
Collection Bag Length: 29"
Air Flow @ 4": 1,100 cu.ft/min
Static Pressure: 10-1/2 inch of water
Particle Size (Micron): 98% of 2 micron particles
Velocity @ 4": 12,571 foot per minute
Air Inlet: (1) at 6" or (2) at 4"
Impeller Diameter: 11"
Impeller Material: Steel
Separator Tank Diameter: 20"
Separator Tank Height: 10"
Motor Power: 1-1/2 HP
Motor Phase: 1 Ph
Motor Voltage: 115/230V
Prewired Voltage: 115V
Motor Current: 11/5.5A
Shipping / Billing Information
All shipments must be inspected and any damage reported within 3 days of receipt: This product ships direct from the manufacturer:
- Your order will ship in 2-5 business days.
- This product is considered special order. Your account will be charged when you place your order.
- Express or overnight shipping is not available for this product.
- Ships by Ground to the 48 contiguous states. Cannot ship to Alaska, Hawaii, PO Boxes, APOs, US Territories, Canada or other foreign countries.
Instructions / MSDS
Excellent for my small home shop
This replaced an ancient dust collector that had a pair of cloth bags (30 micron filter style). Having the 2 micron canister filter is wonderful, as it now doesn't just pick up large wood chips and sawdust, but it actually cleans the air. I've wiped down all the walls with Swiffer cloths and found an amazing quantity of fine dust that the old machine did not capture. The new Jet catches it and keeps the place much cleaner. The Jet has far more power than the old 1HP machine did, as well, and it takes less current than the old motor so I can still run it on a 115V 20 amp breaker along with the saw (or one other machine). Using blast gates, I can draw from a saw or bench sander or a router table that's 20 feet away. Moderately loud but not high-pitched so it is not irritating, but I'd still recommend wearing hearing protection especially since it will be running along with some other noise-maker. Easy to assemble. Once it's delivered on a pallet, you can open the box and remove one part at a time, so the weight you have to carry into the shop is not excessive. Glad I got it.
Awesome, true Jet quality!
Love this dust collection system. Replaced an older system I had with the better 5 micron filter and the difference is amazing! Jet doesn't let you know, EVER! Going to get a Jet air purifier to pair with this. Great purchase and would recommend this to anyone who is looking for a quality dust collector!
This went together easily. I hooked it up to my 3HP SawStop and a Dewalt Planer with gates. It really does the job. I plan to expand it to my router and band saw which are on the other side of the shop. I expect that to work as well using gates to make sure the suction is only on one tool at a time.
Good value in a dust collector
I bought this item 4-5 years ago and it worked well. I have a small woodworking shop and used it as a portable unit for about 2 years. It has two 4" ports and good suction. Took a while to learn how best to clean the catch bag and replace it. There are some steps which make it easier and after some experience it became fairly easy. It was a little hard to move it around due to the small wheels and flimsy stand, but it worked for my needs. I then added a dust separator using the vacumm lid they sell for a garbage cans (Item #143290). This made it a stationary machine but really increased its utility and power by making it a two stage system. This became an awesome shop vac system. If you buy this I highly recommend adding a trash can lid separator with a garbage can right away. It makes this machine twice as good and you will not have to empty the bag very often as over 90% of your sawdust will be captured in the garbage can which is very easy to empty. The bag and three legged stand are flimsy but if you don't empty it often that is not much of an issue. I clean it out about once a year versus every 2-3 months. All in all I would buy it again, but buy a lid separator immediatly. My needs are growing and I will move up to a larger two stage unit in the next year or so, but this unit has served a fairly active shop well for about 5 years. It is a good value and still has all the power when I bought it 5 years ago.
Arrived promptly, in good condition and as advertised. The three legs supporting the bag and filter are too lightweight, would be better if designed with a fourth leg. With limited initial use, it appears to operate well and provide adequate suction and chip removal for table saw and band saw, using one tool at a time.
Jet Vortex DC 1100VX-CK
This is the first Dust contoller I have owned and I did a lot of research. I think it is great value for the money and does an excellent job. I wish Jet had done a better job of identifying the screws, nuts and washers into seperate marked bags. Several times I used the wrong ones in the wrong hole and it took me double the time to errect it because of my errors. I would also be usuful if they you that to try it out you need to buy some 4" and 2" duct work and some clamps to connect it to a machine to at least test it. I have a local store within 2 miles of my house so it was easy for me to get it. That said I am very pleased with it and it is well worth the extra to get a Vortex machine over a traditional vacuum system or shop vacs.
I have never owned a dust collector and purchased this one after much research a couple months ago. I have been very impressed with this dust collector. It works flawlessly, is quiet, has great suction (can easily handle two tools) and keeps the shop amazingly clean. I spent an entire day working in the shop planing, jointing, and cutting rough cut wood and the collector collected over 30 gallons of dust. I later swept the floor and had 2 cups of dust left over that I am sure escaped the top of my table saw. Never during the day did I even observe any dust floating in the air! The filter also remained completely clean. Great product!