Will a Craftsman filter fit a Ridgid shop vac?

Will a Craftsman filter fit a Ridgid shop vac?

FITS CRAFTSMAN & RIDGID VACUUMS: This pleated air filter will fit most Craftsman brand vacuums (1988 to present, 5 gallon and bigger). This filter will also fit most Ridgid brand vacuums. If you want to replace your VF4000 filter, then this filter is just what you need – Kopach Cap Required for Ridgid Users.

How long do Ridgid shop vac filters last?

The vacs are designed to have a minimum run life of 500-700 hours which equates to many years of normal usage in a household environment.

Where is model number on Ridgid shop vac?

RIDGID is printed on the front of the vacuum. The model number can be found on a silver product identification label on the back of the vacuum’s powerhead assembly.

Are Ridgid shop vac filters interchangeable?

The Ridgid cartridge filter fits by friction fit and does not require a nut to secure it. The Shop-Vac Ridgid Cartridge Filter fits both old and new style Ridgid full size vacuums, Craftsman wet/dry vacuums, and wet/dry vacuums with a six gallon tank or larger.

How do I read my ridgid serial number?

Serial numbers are generally located on the data plate of serialized components (tools, batteries, and chargers). This number is usually highlighted in a white box and begins with 1-2 letters.

How do I know what model shop vac I have?

Model Number Location The model number as well as the serial number to your WORKSHOP Wet/Dry Vac​ can be found on the serial label. This label is placed in a different location depending on the model, however most will be found on the power head.

Why is my shop vac blowing everything out?

Why does my Shop-Vac® wet dry vac blow dust back into my room? The dust isn’t being stopped by the filter and is being exhausted out of the blower port and back into the air. This can be caused by a hole in the filter, the filter not being properly installed, or the dust being too fine for the filter.