Model # VF3500

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Store SKU #503642

RIDGID 3-Layer Fine Dust Pleated Paper Filter for 3.0 gal. to 4.5 gal. RIDGID Wet Dry Vacs
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RIDGID

3-Layer Fine Dust Pleated Paper Filter for 3.0 gal. to 4.5 gal. RIDGID Wet Dry Vacs

  • Fits RIDGID vacuums 3 to 4.5 gallons
  • Captures fine particles such as drywall dust and fine powders
  • Patented QwikLock Filter Fastening System for easy filter changes
$15.97 /each

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The RIDGID 3-layer pleated paper filter is designed to capture fine dust and features a double-pleated design that captures fine particles such as dust, drywall sanding and fireplace ash. The filter fits all RIDGID wet dry vacs 3 to 4.5 gallons. With its patented QwikLock feature, the filter simply snaps on or off the vacuum for easy cleaning.

  • Washable and reusable
  • Captures 99% of all particles 1/2 micron and larger
  • Traps everyday dirt plus fine particles such as drywall and cement dust
  • Simple installation
  • Includes 1 filter


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Customer Questions & Answers

How do I remove the old filter? There is a plug or cap on top and I don't see how to remove it.

I need to change the filter. I have the new filter. There are no instructions on the box or inside regarding removing the old filter and attaching the new. It is really not self explanatory to me, perhaps because of the amount of dirt covering the old filter. However, I need help.
Asked by: MomofOne53
Yes I just bought this last week. It is a easy job. The thing is on a hub and doesn't turn or move. It only can work by pulling off the old filter and putting on the new one. At least that is the way for the VF3500 for the 4 Gallon Rigid Vacuum.
Answered by: LilTom
Date published: 2016-09-17

can I use this filter for water?

Asked by: Joe52571
No, and it is not recommended. I believe you would need to use the VF3700 for wet applications. The VF3500 can be washed, but must be dried thoroughly before being used again. That is why I have at least two on hand.
Answered by: Scats
Date published: 2017-03-19

Will the VF3500 filter fit my WD06250 shop vac? If not, which filter will.

Can vacuum hose head tools be purchased individually?
Asked by: Anonymous
my experience is they are all the same diameter.
Answered by: AlUnver
Date published: 2015-09-20

Can I use the VF3500 to vacuum snow/slush brought into my garage by car during winter?

I bought the 4 gallon vacuum as that is all the room I have for storage. Since it was a "WET/dry" vac, I assumed it would work for water issues. I don't see a foam "water" filter available for my vacuum. Is it OK to use the VF3500 for the snow/slush purpose and/or do you make just a wet version for the 4 gallon vac? If not, would you consider it?
Asked by: Bluejay
No, for dry use only. They also sell filters meant for wet applications.
Answered by: Scats
Date published: 2016-10-27
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Customer Reviews

3-Layer Fine Dust Pleated Paper Filter for 3.0 gal. to 4.5 gal. RIDGID Wet Dry Vacs is rated 4.6 out of 5 by 161.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from These filters work great and I used the same one... These filters work great and I used the same one for several years just brushing and knocking out the dust every 6 months or so I finally went ahead and bought a new one
Date published: 2017-01-18
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Replacement Filter Great product! It is better than the original one that I was using.
Date published: 2017-01-19
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Ridgid filter Great filter to collect fine compound or any fine dust.
Date published: 2017-01-22
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Just pull the old one out and snap the new... Just pull the old one out and snap the new one in.
Date published: 2017-01-24
Rated 5 out of 5 by from easy to install and works really good. easy to install and works really good.
Date published: 2017-01-17
Rated 4 out of 5 by from easy to put on replacement easy to put on replacement
Date published: 2017-01-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from I love this shop vac... I love this shop vac
Date published: 2017-01-19
Rated 5 out of 5 by from It's perfect. -mp It's perfect. -mp
Date published: 2017-02-01
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