For the most part, adapters are versatile, allowing very dissimilar fixed ports to play well together. Unfortunately, sometimes adapters are inconvenient. They can be heavy, clumsy, or insecure. In this case, all 3 maladies elicited a custom dust shroud for the Kreg Pocket Hole Master System ensuing in a lightweight and secure direct connection to my Festool CT dust extractor (or any 35mm hose). Want one? If you too could use this adapter (as it should fit any 35mm hose). Visit the blog and find out how you can get one for yourself.