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3 Gallon Portable Pro Wet/Dry Vac

WD3050

3 Gallon Portable Pro Wet/Dry Vac

WD3050

The new RIDGID® 3 gallon is a compact wet/dry vac that is designed to deliver performance of a vac 3x its size. It's lightweight, small size and large carry handle provide comfortable portability. The built-in suction-powered dustpan makes cleaning quick and easy. The vacuum’s 3.5 peak horsepower motor, 10-foot power cord, locking expandable hose, and 1-layer standard pleated paper filter will please Pros and DIY’ers alike.

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Features

  • Portable & Compact for easy transportation and storage
  • Built-in Suction-Powered Dust Pan Feature makes cleaning even easier
  • Patented Qwik Lock™ Filter Fastening System makes installing or removing your filter quick, easy and secure
  • Expandable 2’ - 7’ Tug-A-Long® Positive Locking Hose won’t pull loose during use
  • On-Board Cord Wrap for storage of the 10’ power cord

Specifications

Drum Size (Gallons) 3
Cord Length 10 ft
Accessory Size 1 7/8"
Net Weight 10.5 lb.
Built-In Accessory Storage No
Built-In Drain No
Casters No
Includes Vac, Car Nozzle, Expandable Locking Hose, Filter
Reconditioned No
Returnable 90-Day
Filter Type Cartridge
Included Filters VF3400
U.L. Listed Yes

Motor

Peak HP 3.5
Air Volume (CFM) 66
Amperage (amps) 7
Voltage 120

Ordering Information

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Catalog Number Model No. Description Weight Cord Length Air Watts  (G/h)
lb. kg ft. m
40063 WD3050M  3 Gallon Portable Wet/Dry Vac  11.60  5.30  135  Buy Now
  • 20163 - VF3500 Fine Dust Filter - Half Height
  • 29848 - 1 7/8" Car Nozzle (VT1781)
1 7/8" Accessories
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Catalog Number Model No. Description Weight
lb. kg
29848 VT1781  1 7/8" Car Nozzle (VT1781)  Buy Now
31718 VT1701  1 7/8" Dusting Brush (VT1701)  Buy Now
31723 VT1702  1 7/8" Crevice Tool (VT1702)  Buy Now
31728 VT1708  1 7/8" Extension Wand (VT1708)  Buy Now
31733 VT1709  1 7/8" Utility Nozzle (VT1709)  Buy Now
31738 VT1710  1 7/8" Wet Nozzle (VT1710)  Buy Now
40163 VT 1712  1 7/8" Crevice Tool/Dusting Brush (VT1712)  Buy Now
40168 VT 1714  1 7/8" Floor Brush (VT1714)  Buy Now
Kits/Hoses/Etc.
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Catalog Number Model No. Description Weight
lb. kg
24608 VT 2570  4X Pro Hose Replacement (VT2570)  Buy Now
31713 VT 1720  1 7/8" x 7' Wet/Dry Vac Hose Kit (VT1720)  Buy Now
31743 VT 1755  3 Piece Adapter Kit   Buy Now
41603 VT 2571  Turbo "Beater Bar" Kit (VT2571)  Buy Now
Filters and Dustbags
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Catalog Number Description Weight
lb. kg
VF3400 STANDARD HALF HEIGHT PLEATED PAPER FILTER  Buy Now
VF3500 Qwik Lock™ Fine Dust Filter  Buy Now
VF3501 Dust Collection Bags (2)  Buy Now
VF3600 FILTER ASM 4.75 HEPA GREEN  Buy Now
VF3700 FILTER ASM WET 4.75  Buy Now
3 Gallon Portable Pro Wet/Dry Vac is rated 4.6 out of 5 by 323.
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Rated 5 out of 5 by from Ridgid 3 Gallon Portable Pro Wet/Dry Vac very powerful vacuum, easy to use and light to carry, 18-Volt Lithium-Ion 4.0Ah Battery last enough to do the job done.
Date published: 2019-03-10
Rated 5 out of 5 by from AS DESCRIBED BUT SHORT CORD STURDY, RELIABLE PRODUCT. WISH THE CORD WAS LONGER (ONLY 4 FEET).
Date published: 2019-03-10
Rated 5 out of 5 by from The vacuum is very easy to use and is a great product I have another bigger Rigid vacuum. This one allows me to use it for smaller projects. It is a great vacuum and I would highly recommend it to anyone.
Date published: 2019-03-02
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Convenient Great little vac only complaint is the cord shouldn't be on the same side as the hose. Seems like a engineering blunder
Date published: 2019-03-02
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love the dustpan feature! Not only was the power great and the lightness of the product, but the dustpan that is built in on the side is awesome!
Date published: 2019-02-21
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Glad I purchased it Easy to use for most home-projects when you don't need a larger vacuum taking up limited floor space. Great feature of sweeping towards the vacuum to clean up garage. Always good to have a wet vac around.
Date published: 2019-02-19
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Very pleased with the power of this product! I like the portability of the unit, the cord is just the right length, and the power is great. It is not as noisy as my other shop vac, and the dust pan feature is a nice addition. Overall, works great! Just wished it came with a couple more nozzle attachments.
Date published: 2019-02-19
Rated 5 out of 5 by from What a perfect find! I work in the HVAC trade as a service technician. The only power tools I have ever used in this trade are Ridgid and they have always held up and performed phenomenally. Needed a good shop vac, mostly for the purpose of clearing condensate lines and did I ever find the perfect tool for the job, again. Will be using Ridgid drills and vacuums for my entire career at this rate.
Date published: 2019-02-18
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Vacuum Bag

I own the Rigid WD1450 vac and love it. Was looking for a portable unit as well. Does this smaller vac have an option to use vacuum bags in addition to the filter. I prefer to use the bags in addition to the filter when picking up drywall dust. Thank you.
Asked by: BrianH
No, the internals of this vac are small, maybe the addition of a foam filter may help. I saw no options for a bag.
Answered by: Fergie12
Date published: 2017-09-06

Power head latches

Please take a look at the two pictures I'm sending along with this message. #1 the power head is sitting tight on drum... #2 when I lift the vac for transportation, the power head isn't sitting tight anymore. Normal?
Asked by: morindi
Hello morindi, Thanks for asking! Yes the gap between the power head and the drum is normal. The seal will be created when you turn on the vac and it will function as intended. If you have further questions, you may call us at 1-800-474-3443 from Monday through Friday between 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM Central Time or send us an email at [email protected] Thank you, RIDGID Customer Support
Answered by: RIDGIDvacs
Date published: 2019-02-26
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