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14 Gallon Wet/Dry Vac

WD1450

14 Gallon Wet/Dry Vac

WD1450

This RIDGID® 14 gallon High Performance Wet/Dry Vac is designed to deliver the powerful suction, large capacity, and rugged construction in a more compact design than is offered in our largest cart type vacs. The vacuum’s 14 gallon drum size helps us achieve a more compact overall design but it still provides a big capacity capable of handling large job-site chores. The 6.0 peak HP motor delivers the high performance necessary to handle these chores. Other key features include; a 3-layer fine dust filter captures dry wall dust, accessories are stored on-board, casters provide 360° mobility. Add a top handle with a cord wrap, heavy duty 2-piece drum construction, a large drain and you’ve got a wet/dry vac that achieves the demands of Pro’s on the job site or in the shop.

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Features

  • 6.0 Peak HP Motor provides powerful suction to handle tough jobsite clean-up
  • Scroll Noise Reduction® is a patented feature that provides quiet operation by precisely controlling the flow of air through the vac
  • 4 Swivel Casters provide easy 360° mobility
  • Quick Release on-board accessory holder offers storage space for 5 accessories plus the hose
  • 2-Piece Drum provides improved, more rugged construction to meet the higher demands found on the job site
  • 3-layer Fine Dust Filter captures fine dust particles such as dry wall dust
  • 7' Dual-Flex® Locking Hose resists collapsing and adds 180˚ flexibility at both hose ends. Hose locks onto vac for uninterrupted cleaning
  • Large Carry Handle allows easy lifting of vac into service vehicle
  • Long 20’ Cord wraps neatly around carry handle
  • Powerful exhaust airstream can be directed through the vac hose to blow debris from garages, decks, and sidewalks

Specifications

Drum Size 14 Gallons (US)
MOTOR
Peak HP 6.0
Air Watts 256
Voltage 120
CFM 179
Amps 11.0
Cord Length 20’
U.L. Listed Yes
Replacement Filters VF3502, VF5000, VF6000, VF7000
Accessory Size 2-1/2"
Shipping Weight 26 lbs.
Net Weight 22 lbs.

Support Documents

Ordering Information

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Catalog Number Description Weight
lb. kg
18718 14 Gallon Wet/Dry Vac (WD1450)  26  11.80 
  • 72952 - Fine Dust 3-Layer Pleated Paper Filter
  • 72937 - 2 1/2" Blower/Car Nozzle (VT2503)
  • 72902 - 2 1/2" Extension Wand - VT2508
  • 72907 - 2 1/2" Utility Nozzle - VT2509
  • 72912 - 2 1/2" Wet Nozzle - VT2510
  • 72897 - 2 1/2" x 7' Universal Vac Hose (VT2520)
WD1450EX VAC, 14 GAL WET/DRY 230 VOLT  26  11.80 
14 Gallon Wet/Dry Vac is rated 4.7 out of 5 by 895.
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Rated 5 out of 5 by from Does what it is supposed to unlike some other models. Great product and well worth the value. A warranty you can't beat.
Date published: 2018-05-18
Rated 5 out of 5 by from easer it alot option in way and all eaiser to cleaner up and less flow dust out. and itself help to solve the problems and other to use equment tools before mess. free injury and safley is best one.
Date published: 2018-05-16
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Pretty easy to use and maneuver. Best shop vac on the market! Very durable and easy to use.
Date published: 2018-05-15
Rated 5 out of 5 by from As Expected So far this unit has performed as advertised in every way. I would purchase again.
Date published: 2018-05-14
Rated 5 out of 5 by from This product is very light wieght an easy to use. Your warrenty is fantastic an and how you quick we recieved our new wet/dry vac. I will allways purches your products. Southern Cross Plumbing
Date published: 2018-05-14
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Missing pieces Got it from the Pro Store in Colma, CA. I took the box from the shelf and it looks properly packaged. When I opened it, the accessories pack had been torn opened, and the hose is missing.
Date published: 2018-05-14
Rated 5 out of 5 by from This product has amazing power and is very quite I think it can improve on its attachments and how they fit with eachother, because some intent to fall off or dnt fit. It can also have some bigger wheels with locks would be a good thing I brought it on the roof and cleaned the gutters but it was a little difficult because it kept sliding down so i had to hold it. But besides that it's a GREAT machine!!
Date published: 2018-05-12
Rated 4 out of 5 by from So far so good My craftsmen finally failed after 19 years of abuse. I will follow up on this post if possible. All looks good but it’s all about longevity for me. Hoping I don’t have to use the limited lifetime Warranty as the nearest service center is over 700 miles away... We’ll see...
Date published: 2018-05-11
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What is the package model number for this vac?

Non of the numbers on the "outer box" are valid when input.
Asked by: Peter
WD14500
Answered by: jackoftrade
Date published: 2017-09-06

can i wet vac with paper filter

Asked by: jerryrusty
It is not recommended. Depending on your use you can remove the pleated paper filter or purchase a sponge type filter that will replace the pleated paper filter.
Answered by: ccll
Date published: 2017-09-06

What are the decibel levels for the WD1450 and the WD1851

Asked by: mkaibel
65
Answered by: Gerob
Date published: 2017-09-06

hoses

Will the WD1450 accept standard non locking hoses as well?
Asked by: dresnik
I had an extra hose from my last vac and it fit, but I believe I had to use the 3 piece adapter kit.
Answered by: 3alarm
Date published: 2017-09-06

Is the airflow (CFM) of the vacuums measured at the end of the hose or at the opening on the canister?

Asked by: ShopDoc
My guess would be at the hose but either way these are great vacuums!
Answered by: MrRunyon
Date published: 2018-02-25
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