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The RIDGID 16 Gal. NXT Wet/Dry Vacuum features a 5.0-peak HP motor that provides powerful suction for heavy-duty cleanups. The blowing port quickly transforms your vac into a blower ideal for blowing leaves from walkways and decks. The included diffuser accessory connects to the blower port and eliminates debris and dust that may exit the vacs blowing port. The 16 Gal. The drum offers maximum capacity while resisting dents, rust, and corrosion. Includes 2-1/2 in. locking accessories that lock onto a wand or hose which means no downtime from attachments coming apart. The 2-1/2 in. Dia accessory size resists clogs and makes cleaning large messes quick and easy. The included dust collection bags keep dirt and debris contained for no mess disposals. For added convenience, this vacuum has an ergonomic front-to-back top carry handle offering a more natural carry while doubling as a cord wrap, a large power switch that’s easy to flip with work gloves, 4 swivel casters for 360° movement during cleaning, and hose storage hooks keeping the hose neatly on board.


  • Powerful 5.0-peak HP motor
  • Blowing port is ideal for blowing leaves or grass clippings away from walkways and decks
  • Included diffuser eliminates debris and dust that may exit the blowing port
  • Integrated handles in the drum make moving or carrying the vacuum a breeze
  • Includes 2 high-efficiency dust bags s to contain dirt and debris for a no mess disposal
  • 2-1/2 in. locking accessories secures your hose to your wands and the wands to your tools so nothing falls off in use
  • 15 ft. power cord provides extended reach and stores easily using cord wrap
  • Features hose storage hooks that keep the hose neat and secure when storing or transporting
  • Includes 4 caster feet with accessory storage, 2 locking wands, locking utility nozzle, 7 ft. x 2-1/2 in. locking hose, diffuser accessory, 2-pleated paper filters for everyday debris VF4000, and 2 dust collection bags (VF3502)
  • Accepts replacement filters VF4000, VF5000, VF6000, and VF7000
  • Patented qwik lock filter snaps on or off the vacuum for easy cleaning without any tools
  • Peak horsepower represents a level at or below the maximum horsepower output of an electric motor tested in a laboratory using a dynamometer
  • Gallons indicated reflect drum volume, not necessarily collection capacity, actual capacity dependent upon type of debris collected, condition of filter, and other factors


  • Brand: Ridgid
  • Product Dimensions(DxWxH): 20.45 x 22.64 x27.66 inches
  • Hose Length: 7 ft
  • Hose Diameter (in): 2.5 in
  • Vacuum Maximum Capacity (Gallons): 16 gal