Pentz EF5

Clearvue Cyclones Pentz EF5

Our Pentz EF5 system is taking dust collection to the next level. Manufactured from 16 gauge rolled steel, this cyclone offers fully welded seams and powder-coating for a long lasting, durable finish. It is a great choice for commercial operations and home hobbyists alike. The Pentz EF5 will stand up to the most abrasive of applications, including sandblasting media, rock grinding and more.

Features Included:

  • A new quick clamp assembly makes installation a breeze and allows for easy cleaning of the cyclones
  • 600 square feet of filter media with an efficiency rating of up to 99.999% at 0.5 microns – the highest square footage of filter media available on the market.
  • Inlet sized at 8″ – great for both home hobbyists and larger shops running up to two tools at the same time.
  • Manufactured for Nordfab Quick Fit Ducting and compatible with a variety of other ducting types with custom adapter.
  • Choice between wall mount or adjustable stand.
  • 12 different intake/exhaust configurations make this system fully adaptable to the specifics of your shop.
  • Can be configured to vent indoor, outdoor or both.
  • 30-gallon steel drum included, with available upgrade to a 40-gallon steel drum.
  • Based on the revolutionary Bill Pentz design, these cyclones separate greater than 99% of the sawdust and chips made by woodworking tools before they reach the filters – five times more efficient than traditional cyclone systems.

Based on the revolutionary Bill Pentz design, these ClearVue cyclones separate greater than 99% of the sawdust and chips made by woodworking tools before they reach the filters— five times more efficient than traditional cyclone systems.

System Includes:

  •     Baldor 5HP Motor: Single Phase, 5HP, 21.8 FLA at 230v – requires 30A breaker.
  •     Electrical Box with one Remote Control.
  •     16″ Blower Assembly with backward-inclined, 6 Blade Welded Steel Impeller – 1 1/8″ Tapered Bushing
  •     16 gauge metal upper cylinder and cone with Quick-Fit clamp for easy assembly.
  •     8″ Nordfab QF Intake standard. Adapters for alternate ducting types available for purchase through Customer Service.
  •     Steel Drum with lever-lock clamp ring, pre-cut lid with mounting collar, flex hose and clamps for easy connection to the cyclone – please see Options below for available sizes.
  •     Clean Out Box with 4″ access port for easy cleaning.


  • With Filters
    • (2) 9B300NANO Wynn Filters – Flangeless – MERV Rating: 15 – Efficiency: 99.999% at .5 micron – 12.75″ OD x 34″ x 8.4″ ID (300 sq. ft.)
    • Filter Clamp
    • 5′ of 8″ flex hose and 2 8″ flex hose clamps for easy filter connection.
  • Wall Mounting Bracket with backer board or adjustable metal stand.
  • 30-gallon or 40-gallon steel drum available with system. EF5 is also compatible with 20 gallon and 55 gallon drums (not included or available for purchase)

30 gallon Steel Drum – Installation Height Requirement = 112″, Finished Height = 106″
40 gallon Steel Drum  – Installation Height Requirement = 108.5″, Finished Height = 102.5″.  

Assembly is required- please see our Assembly Instructions for more information.

All prices subject to change without notice.

 8” Intake
System Performance 1,935 CFM at baseline static pressure of 2.25”
Footprint with Filters* 52” x 21-½”
Footprint without Filters* 45” x 21-½”
Minimum Height** 107”
Weight with Filters Single Phase – 234 lbs
Three Phase – 284 lbs
Weight without Filters Single Phase – 190 lbs
Three Phase – 240 lbs
Cyclone Construction 16 ga rolled black metal steel, powder coated
Blower Assembly 16” steel, backward-inclined impeller
Cyclone Diameter 18”
Intake Size 8” ID w/QF rolled edge (sized for Nordfab ducting)  – adapters available
Intake Angle Upward, 9°
Country of Origin USA
Assembly Time 4-8 hours, with 2 people
Manufacturer Baldor Motor Company
HP Rating 5 HP, non-TEFC
Speed 3,450 rpm
Current Single Phase – 21.8 FLA at 230V
Three Phase – 11.6 FLA at 230V, 5.8 FLA at 460V
Manual Overload Protection Yes
Minimum Circuit Size Single Phase – 30 amps
Three Phase – 15 amps at 230V, 10 amps at 460V
Min. Recommended Wire Size 10 gauge
Remote RF
Remote Range 60’
Manufacturer Wynn Environmental
Model # 9B300NANO
Material 100% Nanofiber laminate
Area 300 sq ft each
Separation Efficiency 99.999% at 0.5 micron
MERV Rating 15
Dimensions 12.75” OD x 34” H x 8.4” ID