Minuteman 290 Wet/Dry Vacuum Series

Available with 6,15 & 20 gallon tanks made of highly durable polyethylene.

General Overview

  • Available in 6,15 & 20 gallon tank sizes
  • Tanks constructed of durable polyethylene, virtually indestructible with a seven year warranty not to break, chip or crack
  • Comes complete with Wet/Dry Tool Kit – 1 ½” (4cm)
  • 15 gallon models are available in single or twin motors that operate separately or simultaneously
  • 20 gallon model is a twin motor Tip N Pour

Key Features:

  • Patented self-sealing intake ensures positive vacuum seal while still allowing hose to swivel
  • Acoustically designed lid assembly minimizes noise
  • Rugged Ametek Lamb® motors

Ease of Use

  • Multiple tools and attachments available to meet all your cleaning needs.
  • Available in single or dual vacuum motors.
  • All 290 series vacuums come standard with swivel cuff hose connectors eliminating hose binding.
  • 15 & 20 gallon units have optional Big GulpTM wide area squeegee for picking up large amounts of liquid.
  • Paper collection bags for dry only pick-up.
  • Optional 27” or 33” front mount squeegee.

Additional information


OEM Model Number

C29485-02 Dry Only (115V), C29486-05 Dry Only (240VCE), C29486-00 Dry Only (240VCE), C29485-05 Wet/Dry (115V), C29685-06 Wet/Dry (115V), C29486-05 Wet/Dry (240VCE), C29686-06 Wet/Dry (240VCE), C29686-06UK Wet/Dry (240V)

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