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Part Number: 31698 UPC: 095691316981 Weight: 32.8



• (1) Vacuum

• (1) Hose

• (2) Extension Wands

• (1) Utility Nozzle

• (1) Car Nozzle

• (1) Wet Nozzle

• (1) Crevice Tool

• Muffler/Diffuser

• Owner's Manual


• 6.5 Peak HP Motor – Powerful suction picks up about 1 gallon of water per second.

• Scroll Noise Reduction is a patented feature that provides quiet operation by precisely controlling the flow of air through the vac.

• Sturdy Cart, Push Handle, & Large Rear Wheels act together allowing the vac to travel easily up & down steps and across rough terrain.

• Quick Release Accessory Storage Bag keeps accessories close at hand but is quickly removable to make emptying debris from drum quick and easy.

• 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.

• Tug-A-Long Locking Hose won‘t pull loose during use.

• 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.


• Drum Size: 16 Gallons

• Peak HP: 6.5

• Voltage: 230 V

• 199 CFM

• Cord Length: 20'

This RIDGID 16 gallon High Performance wet/dry vac is designed to deliver the powerful suction, large capacity, rugged construction, unique features and excellent mobility that Pro’s demand for job site or shop. The powerful 6.5 Peak HP motor easily handles the toughest job site clean-up tasks. A 3-layer fine dust filter captures dry wall dust. Moving up & down steps or across rough terrain is a snap with the large diameter, fixed rear wheels. Add a top handle with a cord wrap, heavy duty 2-piece drum construction, an accessory storage bag attached to a quick release handle plus patented Scroll Noise Reduction® for quiet operation and you’ve got a wet/dry vacuum that meets the demands of a Pro.

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