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Review9.2(out of 10)
Bosch VAC090A Dust Extractor

Bosch VAC090A Dust Extractor Review

We recently tasked ourselves with figuring out which portable dust extractor has the best combination of performance, feature set, and value. With the recent updates to the OSHA regulations for acceptable levels of airborne silica dust, the ability to capture debris was our highest priority. Basically, we wanted to know which dust extractors sucked the most…but, y’know, […]

Review8.7(out of 10)
Best OSHA-Compliant Dust Extractor Shootout

Milwaukee Dust Extractor Review

Those of you in the masonry and construction professions have probably felt the burn from OSHA lately. As they’ve come up with new regulations regarding the acceptable limits of breathable silica dust, companies have rushed to come up with tools that comply with the new regulations. Efforts to make the jobsite safer are probably never […]

Review8.8(out of 10)
Best OSHA-Compliant Dust Extractor Shootout

Makita VC4710 Dust Extractor Review

If you’ve been picking up what OSHA has been laying down lately, then you’re probably already aware that the watchdog agency has implemented new guidelines regarding acceptable exposure limits to silica dust. While these new requirements can affect the designs of a good many tools used in masonry applications, dust extraction seems like a particularly affected […]