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Shop vac

Discussion in 'The Tool Shed' started by blazinzuk, Aug 20, 2016.

  1. blazinzuk

    blazinzuk Buzzbox voodoo Premium Member GMOTM Winner

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    What's good?

    Whatcha like?

    Etc etc etc.

    Mine gave up the ghost today. Been a dang good shop vac lasted 10 years
     
  2. jekquistk5

    jekquistk5 Weld nekid Premium Member GMOTM Winner

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    Rigid is the only shop vac I'll buy. They are flat out awesome!
     
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  3. Smokinthehippies

    Smokinthehippies 3/4 ton status Premium Member GMOTM Winner

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    Yup. I got a big ol smelly rigid. Beast mode.
     
  4. handloader90

    handloader90 Deez Nuts Premium Member

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    I've got a Rigid also, about 80% full of tranny fluid, antifreeze, metal dust, dirt... paper towels, pieces of metal.

    Still works great. I plan on cleaning all of the stuff out, getting a new filter and some of thoae plastic liners that hold the mess.

    Home Depot sells just about anything that you would want to add to the Rigid too.
     
  5. dhcomp

    dhcomp 3/4 ton status Premium Member

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    My rigid is approaching 12 yrs. even stopped the motor sucking the bottom crap out of a hot tub. Damn thing keeps ticking. Someone needs to make a better filter for these.
     
  6. kgblazerfive

    kgblazerfive keymaster Premium Member GMOTM Winner

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    I have a craftsman that I have had for years 20 or more. Still works just cant turn it off unless you unplug it.
     
  7. Blazooki

    Blazooki five-0 Premium Member

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    Lowes special...Just like Frieburger on RoadKill..I know because he instagramed a photo of car parts in his garage and I saw my shop vac
     
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