<div class="sw-email-modal sw--display-block"> <div id="emailModalContentContainer"> <span class="noty_close sw--position-absolute sw--position-right sw--padding-top-3 sw--padding-right-3 icon-cancel sw--opacity-8"></span> <div class="sw-row"> <div class="sw-email-modal__copy sw--position-relative sw--display-block sw--padding-vert-4"> <p class="last sw--font-size-16">Sign up to get email alerts on discount promotions. There might be one very soon...</p> <form action="/register/email-signup" class="sw-email-modal__signup sw--position-relative" data-confirmation="emailConfirmationModal" data-sw-email-modal-form> <input type="text" class="sw-email-modal__signup-input sw--input-height__medium" placeholder="Email address" name="email" /> <input type="hidden" class="sw-email-modal__signup-input" name="location" value="/product/XAWCLFYWW/adapter-w-clip-for-dyson-v8-to-pre-v8" /> <input type="hidden" class="sw-email-modal__signup-input" name="confirmation" value="emailConfirmationModal" /> <input type="submit" class="btn-primary" value="Sign Up" /> <div id="emailModalFormError" class="text-error" style="display:none"></div> </form> </div> </div> </div>

Click and drag to rotate
Adapter w Clip for Dyson V8 to Pre-V8 3d printed Clip sits in the recessed ring

DIGITAL PREVIEW
Not a Photo

Clip sits in the recessed ring
Adapter w Clip for Dyson V8 to Pre-V8 3d printed Clip sits in the recessed ring
Adapter w Clip for Dyson V8 to Pre-V8 3d printed Clip sits in the recessed ring

DIGITAL PREVIEW
Not a Photo

Adapter w Clip for Dyson V8 to Pre-V8 3d printed
Adapter w Clip for Dyson V8 to Pre-V8 3d printed

DIGITAL PREVIEW
Not a Photo

Adapter w Clip for Dyson V8 to Pre-V8 3d printed
Adapter w Clip for Dyson V8 to Pre-V8 3d printed

DIGITAL PREVIEW
Not a Photo

Adapter w Clip for Dyson V8 to Pre-V8

Made By
OVERVIEW
  • 3D printed in Green Strong & Flexible Polished: Deep green, richly colored nylon plastic with a smooth finish.
  • Be the first to try. Learn more
  • This product is intended for mature audiences.
$38.99
3
2
Share Link
Embed This Product

Product Description

This is a variant of Adapter Mk II for Dyson V8 to pre-V8 tools, with a retention clip.
Note: The clip only needs to be lifted a few mm to remove the tool, don't yank on it, see the video.
This adapter takes non-powered¹ pre V8 tools and clicks into the V8 vacuum.
Both the older circa-DC35 tubular tools and newer DC59/V6 ones (with the two tabs on the side) fit.
A friend of mine said when cleaning his car, the only thing he uses the adapter for, he stretches out the flexi-tube and it pops-out of the adapter. Personally I think he is abusing the flexi-tube extending it to that degree.
So I designed this variant, where the tool is held by a clip. You need to lift the clip to remove the tool. That is the down side, you need two hands to remove a tool; with the original you can just pull the tool out. He was too cheap to buy this version at cost & still uses the original, so it can't be that bad...
See the video to compare them.
So, if you are into hyperactive cleaning you should consider this. For general use I suggest the original.
This product sux pretty well, but there is a small gap letting a little air through the adapter. It has provision for an o-ring to be inserted to fully seal the gap. You will need a 34mm ID 2mm CS² o-ring. It does work well without the seal.

Check my shop for wall mount holders for V8 & pre-V8 tools, and other mounts.
5% of profits is donated to charity

¹ Powered tools fit, but obviously won't get power...
² O-rings are commonly specified by Internal Diameter (ID) & Cross Section (CS). Some online sources specify Outside Diameter & Width or Thickness. This would be 38mm OD x 2mm Thick. Bigger is bad, a smaller 37 OD/33 ID x 2mm ring will also fit. Push the o-ring into the recess & under the raised ridges, press it in by inserting an accessory/tool.
I found one for $0.25 at a local shop selling bearings gaskets & hydraulic parts etc, it's not a typical plumbing size, but ask at your hardware store. You can get 10 delivered for a few dollars online, message me if you can't find one.


Version V6-03
 
What's in the Box
INCM
For Dyson V8 - Adapter Pre-V8 Clip v6-03
Green Strong & Flexible Polished
Width
4.7 cm
Height
8.4 cm
Depth
4.4 cm

Sign In or Join to comment.
 
 
Logo

Hello.

We're sorry to inform you that we no longer support this browser and can't confirm that everything will work as expected. For the best Shapeways experience, please use one of the following browsers:

Click anywhere outside this window to continue.