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16 Gallon 6.5 Peak HP Stainless Steel Wet/Dry Cart Vac


Look sharp and tackle the toughest jobs with our high performance 16 gallon stainless steel shop vacuum. This vac handles the roughest terrain with surprisingly agile maneuverability.

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The WS1600SS is a stainless steel wet/dry shop vacuum with features you expect from a WORKSHOP Wet/Dry Vacuum:

Stainless Steel Drum Construction Cleans Up Easily For A Professional Appearance.

• Ergonomic Handle And Large Rear Wheels –
Allows for easy transport over rough terrain and stairs.

• 2-1/2" Dual-Flex® Locking Hose –
Offers 180° flexibility at both hose ends for better maneuverability. Locking Tab Keeps Hose Connected To Vac During Use, But Detaches Easily.

• Roll Tight™ Locking Sleeve –
Keeps accessories securely connected.

• Hose Storage –
Hose conveniently stores on-board when not in use.

• Large Drain
For easier liquid disposal.

• Qwik Lock® Filter Fastening System
For easy filter changes.

• Easy To Reach Storage Bag–
Keeps accessories close at hand.

• Carry Handle
For Transport.

• Integrated Blowing Port –
For added versatility.

• Includes: Shop Vacuum, Hose, Utility Nozzle, Crevice Tool, Car Nozzle, Wet Nozzle, 2 Extension Wands, Locking Sleeve, Fine Dust Filter, Dust Bag, Owner’s Manual


Because standards matter!
At WORKSHOP, we design our UL-Listed wet/dry vacuums to measure up to American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM) testing methods, unlike some competitors who use lab methods.

Specifications for the WORKSHOP Wet/Dry Vacuum WS1600SS:

Drum Size 16 Gallon*
Peak Horsepower* 6.5
Voltage 120
Amps 12.0
CFM (Airflow)* 167
Inches (Lift)* 45
Max Air Watts* 266
U.L. Listed Yes
Blowing Yes-Port
Cord Length 20'
Hose Length 7'
Drain Port Yes
Construction Stainless Steel
Accessory Size 2-1/2"
Accessory Storage Yes-Bag
Replacement Filters WS21200F, WS22200F, WS23200F
Replacement Dust Bag


Optional Filter


* Explanation of Terms. All specification data subject to change without notice.​​


Documents related to the WORKSHOP Wet/Dry Vacuum WS1600SS:

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Owner's Manual (PDF)

WORKSHOP Wet/Dry Vac Brochure  (PDF)

Media Specification Sheet  (PDF)


Learn more about the WORKSHOP Wet/Dry Vac warranty:
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Warranty Document - (PDF)