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SP6735-3 RIDGID ES 6/13/12 2:35 PM Page 2 Table of Contents Section Page Section Page Important Safety Instructions..2 Emptying the Drum ... . . 11 Introduction .
- do not expose to • To reduce the risk of personal injury or rain - store indoors. damage to Vac, use only Ridgid recommended accessories. • When using as a blower: SAVE THIS MANUAL...
SP6735-3 RIDGID ES 6/13/12 2:35 PM Page 10 Operation WARNING: To reduce the risk of fire, explosion, or damage to Vac: • Do not leave Vac running while unattended - you may fail to notice important signs indicating abnormal operation such as loss of suction, debris/liquid exiting the exhaust, or abnormal motor noises.
SP6735-3 RIDGID ES 6/13/12 2:35 PM Page 11 Operation (continued) Emptying the Drum NOTE: A dry filter is necessary to pick up dry material. If you use your Vac to pick 1. The Vac comes equipped with a drain up dust when the filter is wet, the filter will for easy emptying of liquids.
SP6735-3 RIDGID ES 6/13/12 2:35 PM Page 12 Operation (continued) Blowing Feature 1. Locate blowing port of your Vac. 2. Insert the locking end of the Dual- Your Vac features a blowing port. It can Flex™ Locking Hose into the blowing blow sawdust and other debris.