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6 Gallon Wet/Dry Vac

6000RV

6 Gallon Wet/Dry Vac

6000RV

The RIDGID® Model RV6000 vac is the top performer in it's class. Its portable design makes transporting and stowing hassle-free, while the powerful motor gives you enough suction for most common messes. Ideal portability, power, and durability in a compact wet dry vac design.

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Features

  • Incredible 4.25 Peak Horsepower - High performance wet dry vacuum.
  • Longer Motor Life - Durable, long-lasting motor backed by industry's best warranty.
  • Polypropylene Drum Construction - Rugged construction to meet the high demands of worksites.
  • 360º Caster Wheels - Provides increased maneuverability.
  • Large Handle - For ease of portability.
  • Accessory Storage - Keeps accessories organized and close by for easy access.
  • Power Cord - 10' Power Cord for Extended Reach.
  • Blowing Capacity - Blow leaves from walkways or decks and debris from job sites, tools, etc.
  • Professional Locking Hose. - The ultra-flexible hose won’t pull loose during use, and is four times more durable than our standard hose. This 1-7/8” x 8’ hose has a smooth interior surface to reduce clogging
  • Qwik Lock® Filter Fastening System - Install or remove your filter quickly, easily and secure without tools or fasteners.
  • Includes - Vacuum, owner's manual, 2 extension wands, 1 7/8” x 8’ premium locking pro hose, utility nozzle and standard filter.

Specifications

Drum Size (Gallons) 6
Cord Length 10 ft.
Accessory Size 1 7/8 in
Shipping Weight 13 lb
Built-In Accessory Storage Yes
Built-In Drain No
Casters Yes
Reconditioned No
Returnable 90-Day
Filter Type Cartridge

Motor

Peak HP 4.25
Air Volume (CFM)  63.75
Amperage (amps)  8.3
Voltage 120

Ordering Information

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Catalog Number Model No. Description Cord Length (ft.) Air Volume (CFM) Weight (lb.)
50308 6000RV  6 Gallon Wet/Dry Vac (6000RV)  20  69  13 
1 7/8" Accessories
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Catalog Number Model No. Description Weight
lb. kg
29848 VT1781  1 7/8" Car Nozzle (VT1481) 
31718 VT1701  1 7/8" Dusting Brush (VT1701) 
31723 VT1702  1 7/8" Crevice Tool (VT1702) 
31728 VT1708  1 7/8" Extension Wand (VT1708) 
31733 VT1709  1 7/8" Utility Nozzle (VT1709) 
31738 VT1710  1 7/8" Wet Nozzle (VT1710) 
40163 VT 1712  1 7/8" Crevice Tool/Dusting Brush (VT1712) 
40168 VT 1714  1 7/8" Floor Brush (VT1714) 
Kits/Hoses/Etc.
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Catalog Number Model No. Description Weight
lb. kg
24608 VT 2570  4X Pro Hose Replacement (VT2570) 
31713 VT 1720  1 7/8" x 7' Wet/Dry Vac Hose Kit (VT1720) 
31743 VT 1755  3 Piece Adapter Kit (VT1755) 
41603 VT 2571  Turbo "Beater Bar" Kit (VT2571) 
Filters and Dustbags
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Catalog Number Description Weight
lb. kg
VF3503 RIDGID 5-9 GALLON DUST BAG 
VF4000 Qwik-Lock™ Pleated Paper Filter 
VF5000 Qwik-Lock™ Fine Dust Filter 
VF6000 Filter Assembly 8.23 Hepa Green 
VF7000 Filter Assembly 8.23" - RIDGID 
6 Gallon Wet/Dry Vac is rated 4.2 out of 5 by 309.
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Rated 5 out of 5 by from It is solid and strong. I am not sure durability yet This is my first dry/wet vac/blower. The performance is amazing. Based on RIDGID reputation, durability should be excellent. I enjoy my purchase
Date published: 2018-12-08
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Easy set up; easy to use Minor assembly required. Worked great out of the box picking up water in the basement. 6 gallons was just enough so that it was easy to carry when filled with water. Easy on/off dust filter. comes with one attachment. Crevice tool would have been a nice addition as well as some kind of squeegee.
Date published: 2018-12-03
Rated 5 out of 5 by from so far it great. very pleased with the warranty. very heavy duty and comes with an excellent warranty for registering.
Date published: 2018-12-02
Rated 5 out of 5 by from If there is such a thing as the perfect product, this is it. Inexpensive. Highly Functional. Light. Easy to use.
Date published: 2018-11-14
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great product Just the right size. I have had smaller ones that just did not do the job. I have a larger one for the shop but I use this one inside the house for pet hair (think German Sheppard). We have tile floors so it rolls quite easily. I also like the larger on/off switch.
Date published: 2018-11-07
Rated 2 out of 5 by from Disappointing The hose comes off constantly because the piece that is supposed attach it to the body of the vac comes off as well.
Date published: 2018-10-31
Rated 4 out of 5 by from So far so good just used once. seems good. was a bit difficult adding the bag.
Date published: 2018-09-08
Rated 3 out of 5 by from very good product at a reasonable price While it is too soon to know how "durable" this product is {I've only had it for about a week} I can attest to the fact it is very easy to assemble and to use.
Date published: 2018-09-05
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I can't seem to get the extension wand to connect to the hose. Is there a trick to this? It just doesn't seem to fit right.

Asked by: PaulW
Dear PaulW, The hose and the wands should connect together without any special tricks needed. We would like to know more about your concerns. Please call our customer support number at 1-800-4-RIDGID (1-800-474-3443) or send an email to [email protected],com so we can address your concerns further. Regards, RIDGID® Customer Support
Answered by: RIDGIDvacs
Date published: 2017-09-06

What is the filter mesh size?

What is the smallest particles that it will filter out? Dust, pollen, mold?
Asked by: Scotster
Vacuum comes with a single pleat paper filter VF4000 for large dirt/sawdust size. You can purchase a 3 layer filter VF5000 for dust/drywall dust or a 5 layer HEPA filter VF6000 for pet dander/mold/pollen. The VF7000 is a foam filter for use during wet vacuuming.
Answered by: cablecarcityguy
Date published: 2017-09-06
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