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There are no known vacum bags for a model wd06350 vac

I have 6gallon ridgid vac how do i insert a vacum bag in it to use into pick up drywall dust with it?

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Find a vacuum bag that figs over the cartridge filter, hold in place with a rubber band. There will still be some drywall dust escaping and the paper filter will need to be cleaned (brushed off) often. You can try adding some water to the canister to reduce the dust but it will make mud in the canister.

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This type of vacuum does not use a bag. If you are worried about clogging the filter cartridge try using a paper filter for a shop-vac. They are relatively cheap and are available at most hardware and department stores. These are made to simply wrap around the big cartridge. A rubber band will hold it in place.

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