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16 Gallon Wet/Dry Vac with Detachable Blower

1620RV

16 Gallon Wet/Dry Vac with Detachable Blower

1620RV

This RIDGID® 16 gallon wet/dry vacuum with detachable blower delivers the powerful suction and powerful blower in one tool. The large capacity, rugged construction, and excellent mobility are ideal for pro, contractor and industrial use.

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Features

  • Detachable Blower - The high performance vacuum has an integrated detachable blower for maximum versatility.
  • Top of the line 6.5 Peak Horsepower - High performance wet/dry vacuum provides optimum power.
  • Longer Motor Life - Durable, long-lasting motor backed by industry's best warranty.
  • 360º Caster Wheels - Provides increased maneuverability.
  • Accessory Storage Caddy - Keeps accessories organized and close at hand for easy access.
  • Quick Release Cord-Wrap - The cord-wrap not only stores the 20’ power cord, but the tab rotates to quickly release the cord
  • 2-Piece Polypropylene Drum Construction - Rugged construction to meet the higher demands found at work sites.
  • 16 Gallon Drum - Cleans up large spills & messes at work-sites and busy shops.
  • Sound Reduction Technology - Scroll Noise Reduction® is a patented feature that provides quiet operation by precisely controlling the flow of air through the vac.
  • 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.
  • Large Drain - Located to lowest point of drum for emptying of water.
  • Qwik Lock® Filter Fastening System - Makes installing or removing 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, locking blowing wand, utility nozzle, wet nozzle, car nozzle, and standard filter.

Specifications

Accessory Diameter 1-7/8”
Amperage 12A
Built-In Accessory Storage  Yes
Built-In Drain  Yes
Casters  Yes
Filter Type  Cartridge
Peak Power  6.5HP

Ordering Information

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Catalog Number Model No. Description Cord Length (ft.) Air Volume (CFM) Weight (lb.)
50343 1620RV  16 Gallon Wet/Dry Vac with Detachable Blower (1620RV)  20  172  24 7/10  Buy Now
16 Gallon Wet/Dry Vac with Detachable Blower is rated 4.7 out of 5 by 61.
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Rated 3 out of 5 by from This product needs some improvements. My older vac had much more suction comparing to this one. Front caster feet should have extra storage space for extra accessories (I like having many different types of accessories). Lifting the vac with latches is not convenient. Few times it opened accidentally on me. I prefer to have the handles on the side (like the older unit). Emptying the vac from dry contents would be better if the drum was straight not beveled. This leaves some particles in the drum.
Date published: 2017-04-22
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Time Saver I purchased this vacuum for brand-name, capacity and horse power. It provided all of those items and is very quiet also. Then there was a bonus surprise. The motor unit detaches and quickly becomes a very powerful leaf blower!
Date published: 2017-04-20
Rated 5 out of 5 by from this product is very very good. i have from you the dry/wet vac cleaner. i decid to buy spare part for this. can uou send me spare part list and price for me?best regard.tnx
Date published: 2017-03-23
Rated 5 out of 5 by from PULL DOUBLE DUTY At first thought why would I need a vacuumed with a detachable blower? Best investment this year. Pull double duty with this VAC/blower. Made cleaning the gutters a breeze.
Date published: 2017-03-12
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great vac, haven't used the blower Overall best shopvac I have used. Had to buy a crevice nozzle attachment separately.
Date published: 2017-02-24
Rated 4 out of 5 by from This product is powerful The only downside is that the leaf blower has to have a special locking attachment instead of just a standard 2.5 inch tool. It would have been nice to have a different locking mechanism (or none) to take a standard 2.5 inch tool.
Date published: 2017-02-24
Rated 5 out of 5 by from shop vac grate tool easy to use. very durable. rouged and tuff
Date published: 2017-02-18
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great Vacuum Great suction, low noise compared to others. the blower feather is great for blowing out the filter and sometimes is handier to use compared to using my gas blower. Great product with a great warranty.
Date published: 2017-02-15
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Where can I find the Power Switch?

My unit got warm and the switch got HOT and part melted. I need to replace the power switch. Where can I find one?
Asked by: Carroll
Sounds like a quality workmanship issue and as long as you registered the item you shouldnt have any issue getting it repaired or replaced by Ridgid.
Answered by: Jacobius
Date published: 2015-09-19
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