Internet #100638347

Model # WD1956

0648846003320

16 Gal. 6.5-Peak HP Stainless Steel Wet/Dry Shop Vacuum with Filter, Hose and Accessories

  • Durable stainless steel construction, built for the Pro
  • Cart handle and large rear wheels allow for easy maneuvering
  • On-board storage for all included locking accessories
$ 179 00

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Product Overview

RIDGID Power & Durability

RIDGID Power. RIDGID Durability.

RIDGID Wet/Dry Vacs are expertly engineered to provide the power and durability to help you clean up any mess.

MAX PERFORMANCE JOBSITE WET/DRY VAC

MAX PERFORMANCE JOBSITE

With it's MAX performance motor and durable design, this vac was built for the jobsite.

Lifetime Warranty

LIFETIME WARRANTY

Backed by RIDGID’s industry leading lifetime warranty, buy with confidence knowing our vacs are built to last.

Includes 2-1/2 in. x 7 ft. Hose, 2 Extension Wands, Utility Nozzle, Car Nozzle, Wet Nozzle, Crevice Tool, Standard Filter, Dust Bag

INCLUDED ACCESSORIES

Includes 2-1/2 in. x 7 ft. Hose, 2 Extension Wands, Utility Nozzle, Car Nozzle, Wet Nozzle, Crevice Tool, Standard Filter, Dust Bag

Wet/Dry Vac Accessory Storage

ACCESSORY STORAGE

Built-in tool storage securely stores your accessories. Store up to seven accessories.

Wet/Dry Vac Cord Storage

CORD STORAGE

20 ft. power cord stores easily using cord wrap.

DURABLE STAINLESS STEEL

DURABLE STAINLESS STEEL

Durable stainless steel construction ensures your vac lasts as long as you need it to.

16 Gallon Wet/Dry Vac

Capacity

16 gallon capacity is our largest drum size.

2-1/2 inch Accessories for Wet/Dry Vacs

Accessory Size

This vac is compatible with 2-1/2 in. accessories and is our largest size for maximum airflow.

MAX Performance Wet/Dry Vac

PICK-UP POWER (CFM)

CFM - The airflow rating of the vac. This is a MAX performance Wet/Dry Vac.

1-layer filtration captures general debris. Included dust bag provides an extra level of filtration and a convenient way of debris disposal.

INCLUDED FILTER

1-layer filtration captures general debris. Included dust bag provides an extra level of filtration and a convenient way of debris disposal.

20 ft. power cord provides MAX reach.

Cord Length

20 ft. power cord provides MAX reach.

7 ft. hose locks onto the vac and is ultra-flexible.

Hose Length

7 ft. hose locks onto the vac and has extra flexibility at each end.

  • Durable stainless steel construction, built for the Pro
  • Cart handle and large rear wheels allow for easy maneuvering
  • On-board storage for all included locking accessories
This RIDGID 16 Gal. stainless steel wet dry vac is designed to deliver the powerful suction, large capacity, rugged construction, unique features and excellent mobility that pros demand for jobsite or shop. The powerful 6.5 peak HP motor easily handles the toughest jobsite clean-up tasks. This stainless steel vac includes the first ever 2-1/2 locking accessories. All locking accessories (hoses, wands, and accessories) lock together, so nothing falls off in use. The 1-layer standard filter traps shop, garage, and jobsite debris. Moving up and down steps or across rough terrain is a snap with the large fixed rear wheels and cart handle. The top handle doubles as a cord wrap, and an accessory storage bag keeps vac attachments close at hand. The cart handle includes a quick release design which allows easy emptying. This stainless steel construction wet/dry vacuum also features RIDGID's patented Scroll Noise Reduction for quiet operation.
  • 6.5 peak HP motor provides powerful suction for heavy-duty cleanups
  • Included locking accessories secure all attachments from hose to tool
  • 2-1/2 in. diameter accessory size is optimal size to resist clogging and make cleaning large messes quick and easy
  • Blowing port provides for blowing leaves from walkways and decks
  • 20-ft. cord provides extensive reach
  • Built-in drain for easy emptying of liquids
  • Accessory storage space gives you quick access to attachments
  • Includes 2 extension wands, utility nozzle, car nozzle, wet nozzle, crevice tool, a 1-layer standard filter and dust collection bag
  • Stainless-steel construction for durability
  • 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
  • Full lifetime warranty against material defects and workmanship
  • Note: Product May Vary by Store
  • Click here for more information on Electronic Recycling Programs

Product Overview

  • Durable stainless steel construction, built for the Pro
  • Cart handle and large rear wheels allow for easy maneuvering
  • On-board storage for all included locking accessories
Model #: WD1956
Internet #: 100638347

This RIDGID 16 Gal. stainless steel wet dry vac is designed to deliver the powerful suction, large capacity, rugged construction, unique features and excellent mobility that pros demand for jobsite or shop. The powerful 6.5 peak HP motor easily handles the toughest jobsite clean-up tasks. This stainless steel vac includes the first ever 2-1/2 locking accessories. All locking accessories (hoses, wands, and accessories) lock together, so nothing falls off in use. The 1-layer standard filter traps shop, garage, and jobsite debris. Moving up and down steps or across rough terrain is a snap with the large fixed rear wheels and cart handle. The top handle doubles as a cord wrap, and an accessory storage bag keeps vac attachments close at hand. The cart handle includes a quick release design which allows easy emptying. This stainless steel construction wet/dry vacuum also features RIDGID's patented Scroll Noise Reduction for quiet operation.

  • 6.5 peak HP motor provides powerful suction for heavy-duty cleanups
  • Included locking accessories secure all attachments from hose to tool
  • 2-1/2 in. diameter accessory size is optimal size to resist clogging and make cleaning large messes quick and easy
  • Blowing port provides for blowing leaves from walkways and decks
  • 20-ft. cord provides extensive reach
  • Built-in drain for easy emptying of liquids
  • Accessory storage space gives you quick access to attachments
  • Includes 2 extension wands, utility nozzle, car nozzle, wet nozzle, crevice tool, a 1-layer standard filter and dust collection bag
  • Stainless-steel construction for durability
  • 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
  • Full lifetime warranty against material defects and workmanship
  • Note: Product May Vary by Store
  • Click here for more information on Electronic Recycling Programs

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Ratings (1580) (546) (6) (158)
Vacuum Capacity (Gallons) 2 16 16 11
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Specifications

Dimensions

Hose Length (ft.)
7
Interior Hose Diameter (In.)
2.5
Product Depth (in.)
25.9 in
Product Height (in.)
36.6 in
Product Width (in.)
22.6 in

Details

Accessories/Parts Included
Includes a 2-1/2" x 7' Dual-Flex Locking Hose, 2 Extension Wands, Utility Nozzle, Car Nozzle, Wet Nozzle, Crevice Tool, Cartridge Filter and Dust Bag
Air Volume (CFM)
203
Amperage (amps)
12
Color Family
Oranges/Peaches
Cord Length (ft.)
20
Filter Type
Cartridge
Floor Care Features
Blower Port,Built-In Accessory Storage,Built-In Drain,Casters,Commercial use,For Automobile interiors,Removable Nozzle,Wet/Dry
Included Accessories
No additional accessories included
Peak Horsepower
6.5
Product Weight (lb.)
40 lb
Recommended Surfaces
Auto Interior,Bare Floor,Carpet,Concrete,Laminate,Leather,Stairs,Tile,Upholstery,Vinyl,Wood
Returnable
180-Day
Vacuum Capacity (Gallons)
16
Voltage (volts)
120

Warranty / Certifications

Manufacturer Warranty
Limited Lifetime Warranty

Specifications

Dimensions

Hose Length (ft.)
7
Interior Hose Diameter (In.)
2.5
Product Depth (in.)
25.9 in
Product Height (in.)
36.6 in
Product Width (in.)
22.6 in

Details

Accessories/Parts Included
Includes a 2-1/2" x 7' Dual-Flex Locking Hose, 2 Extension Wands, Utility Nozzle, Car Nozzle, Wet Nozzle, Crevice Tool, Cartridge Filter and Dust Bag
Air Volume (CFM)
203
Amperage (amps)
12
Color Family
Oranges/Peaches
Cord Length (ft.)
20
Filter Type
Cartridge
Floor Care Features
Blower Port,Built-In Accessory Storage,Built-In Drain,Casters,Commercial use,For Automobile interiors,Removable Nozzle,Wet/Dry
Included Accessories
No additional accessories included
Peak Horsepower
6.5
Product Weight (lb.)
40 lb
Recommended Surfaces
Auto Interior,Bare Floor,Carpet,Concrete,Laminate,Leather,Stairs,Tile,Upholstery,Vinyl,Wood
Returnable
180-Day
Vacuum Capacity (Gallons)
16
Voltage (volts)
120

Warranty / Certifications

Manufacturer Warranty
Limited Lifetime Warranty

Questions & Answers

Why is the Ridgid Dry/wet vacuum model #WD1956 $179.00 at the U.S. stores and $239.00 at the Canadian stores.

I was considering purchasing this vacuum, but now that I know that there is a unrealistic markup for Canadians, I am contemplating going to another store.
Asked by: Bob
Actually it is cheaper in Canada. If you consider the Money exchange rate
Answered by: Roly
Date published: 2020-03-02

how many volts is this vac?

how many volts is this vac?
Asked by: tina
Hello Tina, This vac is rated at 120 volts. Thanks, RIDGID
Answered by: RIDGIDVacs_CustomerCare
Date published: 2018-10-01

Does this unit vacuum water from a carpet? I have a flooded basement

Asked by: Jose
Yes this vacuum will vacuum water just fine. You may want to get the correct filter for vacuum up water though. Our shop has 4 of these!
Answered by: shilo520
Date published: 2019-03-20

Is the filter a HEPA filter?

Asked by: Josh
This unit comes with one step down from the HEPA filter but the HEPA is always available for separate purchase at Home Depot.
Answered by: Roanoke
Date published: 2019-08-19
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