September 26, 2021

Professional Tool Reviews for Pros

wet dry vacuum

Ridgid 18V Cordless Wet Dry Shop Vacuum

Ridgid 18V Cordless Wet Dry Shop Vacuum Video Review

While there are options in the cordless vacuum sector, most brands shy away go going full-size. The Ridgid 18V cordless wet dry shop vacuum bucks the trend with a 9-gallon design that’s surprisingly powerful. Pros Uses Ridgid 18V power tool batteries, including Octane Powerful enough suction to pick up nails and screws Sucks 5 gallons […]

Milwaukee M12 Wet/Dry Vac

Milwaukee M12 Fuel 1.6-gallon Wet-Dry Vac

Milwaukee Touts Highest Performance from 12V Wet-Dry Vac To-date, the only M12 vacuum (model 0850) looked like a Dustbuster. Now, Milwaukee has expanded the 12V lineup with an M12 Fuel 1.6-gallon Wet-Dry Vac (0960-21). The company claims it provides 18V performance on a 12V battery platform. Milwaukee also touts this as the most compact wet-dry […]

OSHA Compliant Ridgid Shop Vac? It's Here!

OSHA Compliant Ridgid Shop Vac? It’s Here!

There’s a new OSHA compliant Ridgid shop vac available at your favorite Home Depot. Well, it’s not actually new from top to bottom. Ridgid is has a new filter/bag setup that’s going to make some existing models HEPA and OSHA compliant. What’s really compelling here is the price. The least expensive model in our OSHA-compliant […]

Review7.4(out of 10)
Shop-Vac Hawkeye 5-Gallon Wet/Dry Vac Review

Shop-Vac Hawkeye 5-Gallon Wet/Dry Vac Review

Inevitably, you will find yourself with just enough of a mess to warrant pulling out the shop vacuum, but not so much of a mess that you want to bother with breaking out some hulking goliath of a cleaning solution. When you find yourself in that sort of situation, you’ll be happy you have the […]

Review8.8(out of 10)
best heavy duty shop vac Vacmaster VK811PH

Vacmaster 8-Gallon HEPA Wet/Dry Vac Review

After checking out our best shop vac reviews, we wanted to cover this HEPA filtering model for good measure. The Vacmaster 8-Gallon HEPA Wet/Dry Vac moves toward the more industrial side of things with its HEPA filtering and metal parts. This industrial Vacmaster model flirts with becoming an all-out dust extractor, but it does it […]

Review8.2(out of 10)
DeWalt 9-Gallon Wet/Dry Vac

DeWalt 9-Gallon Wet/Dry Vac Review

In our Best Wet/Dry Shop Vacuum Buying Guide, we break down a host of models. There’s everything from value pricing to premium and small capacity to large. DeWalt is a surprisingly new player to the scene. The $90.72 DeWalt 9-Gallon Wet/Dry Vac and its brethren are part of a new lineup from Alton Industries, who […]

Review8.3(out of 10)
Ridgid 16-Gallon Wet Dry Vac WD185101

Ridgid 16-Gallon Wet/Dry Vac WD1851 Review

If you haven’t had the chance yet, go ahead and check out our Wet/Dry Vac Buying Guide, where we look at a bunch of the available professional level shop vacuums on the market today. There’s a little something for everyone in that article, but if value and suction are first and foremost on your list […]

Porter-Cable 20V Max Wet/Dry Vacuum

Porter-Cable 20V Max Wet/Dry Vacuum

Porter-Cable recently announced its new 2-gallon Porter-Cable 20V Max Wet/Dry Vacuum. Sold as a bare tool, it features a 7.8-foot hose, nozzle and crevice tools with onboard storage, and delivers up to 34 CFM for vacuuming woodchips, sawdust, debris, and wet messes. The vacuum is compatible with all Porter-Cable 20V Max batteries. Our Take We […]