Ridgid 16-Gallon Wet/Dry Vac WD1851 Review


The Ridgid 16-gallon wet/dry vacuum model WD1851 was introduced in August 2011. The new Ridgid 16-gallon shop vac features a larger capacity than its predecessor, but it still maintains the same overall size and shape.

The new Ridgid 16-gallon shop vac is available with either a single or dual nozzle system.

The new Ridgid 16-gallon wet/dry vacuum model WD1851 is designed to provide superior performance and durability over previous models while maintaining the same compact design.

Ridgid 16-Gallon Wet/Dry Vac Reviews

Ridgid 16-gallon shop vacs are designed with professional contractors in mind, and they are also excellent for use in a variety of residential settings as well.

The new Ridgid 16-gallon shop vac provides significant improvements over its predecessor without becoming any louder, heavier, or bigger. This is accomplished by using the same size blower yet increasing the size of the container.

The new Ridgid 16-gallon wet dry vacuum features a powerful 5 peak horsepower motor that provides the kind of power that is needed to handle large jobs. It can be used to pick up fine dust, dirt, and debris as well as cleaning up major messes.

It can also be used to suck up liquids such as water or oil.

The Ridgid 16-gallon shop vac has a long 4 foot hose and a long 34 inch hose extension. This provides the reach needed to get into hard to access areas.

Included with this model are a variety of different accessory nozzles and brushes. These allow you to clean a wide range of different items including cars, furniture, and appliances.

The Ridgid 16-gallon wet/dry vac is a powerful unit designed for major messes.

There are versions of this model available with either one or two hoses. The one hose units feature a straight suction nozzle while the two hose units feature the straight suction nozzle as well as an “elbow” which allows the user to change the angle at which the hose reaches the surface being cleaned.

Ridgid 16-Gallon Shop Vac Accessories

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The new Ridgid 16-gallon wet/dry vac features a 25 foot power cord that can be unwound as you move from place to place. A 6 foot long hose extension is also included which allows you to reach even further.

A wide range of other accessories are available such as window kits, blower adapters, and a spray gun.

A lot of Ridgid 16-gallon shop vacs come with a variety of different nozzles and brushes. These items can be stored on the outside of the unit for easy access.

Other Ridgid 16-gallon shop vacs feature storage space inside the container itself.

The new Ridgid 16-gallon wet dry vacs are built with the highest quality materials and include a 5 year limited warranty. These new wet/dry vacs from ridgid are designed to provide years of reliable service.

They can be used in a variety of different settings. From residential use to commercial operations, the new ridgid 16-gallon shop vac is up to any task.

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