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Part of the most powerful line of wet/dry vacs RIDGID has ever made, the RIDGID 16 Gal. NXT vac with detachable blower is sleeker than ever and unmatched in value – with all the specs of the 16 Gal. NXT vac and the bonus of 2 tools in 1. Detach the powerhead, attach the blower wand and you have a powerful leaf blower that outperforms the most dedicated in the market at 190 MPH. The 6.5 peak horsepower motor is RIDGID’s highest-rated motor engineered for the pro who needs the most power and highest performance. The 16 Gal. NXT wet/dry vacuum includes the first-ever 2-1/2 in. locking accessories that lock onto a wand or hose which means no downtime from attachments coming apart. The lid houses consolidated hose storage and accessory storage keeps your tools securely on hand. Replacement filter VF4000 and Size A VF3502 Dust Collection Bags are sold separately.


  • Maximum power 6.5 peak horsepower NXT vac for heavy-duty cleanup
  • Offers 2 tools in 1 with a powerful detachable emission-free blower for the convenient blowing of debris
  • 2-piece heavy-duty drum construction offers lasting durability
  • 2-1/2 in. diameter locking accessories secure your hose to your wands to your floor tools, so nothing falls off in use
  • 20 ft. power cord provides the most reach and stores easily using cord wrap
  • Storage features include: hose storage that keeps the hose neat and secure when stowing or transporting, a tool storage caddy that securely stores the attached accessories even when lifting and emptying the drum
  • Convenience features include: comfort grip drum carry handles for easy lifting, large ergonomic top carry handle, large power switch, and swivel casters with accessory storage
  • 4-swivel casters provide 360° movement
  • Caster feet fit and store both 1-7/8 in. and 2-1/2 in. diameter accessories
  • Includes 2-1/2 in. x 7 ft. Tug-A-Long Dual-Flex locking hose, 2 extension wands, a utility nozzle, a car nozzle, a wet nozzle, a locking blowing wand, and a standard filter VF4000
  • The patented Qwik Lock filter snaps on or off the vacuum for easy cleaning without any tools
  • Accepts RIDGID filter VF4200 and Size A VF3502 dust collection bags
  • Peak horsepower represents a level at or below the maximum horsepower output of an electric motor tested in a laboratory using a dynamometer
  • Gallons indicated reflect drum volume, not necessarily collection capacity; actual capacity is dependent upon the type of debris collected, condition of filter, and other factors


  • Brand: Ridgid
  • Dimensions: 25.5 x 22.9 x 20.7 Inches
  • Weight: 27.5 Pounds
  • Cordless/Corded: Corded
  • Voltage: 120 V
  • Air Volume: 161 CFM
  • Amperage: 12 Amps
  • Hose Diameter: 2.5 in
  • Peak Horsepower: 6.5 PHP
  • Hose Length: 7 ft
  • Maximum Capacity: 16 gal