The 5 Best Small Shop Vacuums As Of February, 2017 (And 4 Other Models)


Alphachooser's list of the newest small shop vacuums includes only shop vacuums that obey to these criteria:

  • They must be part of the 1-gallon shop vacuum class and no bigger than 2 gallons
  • Or they must feature a peak horsepower of less than 3HP


The List:


Best Model 2017
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#1
Average
Score:
88%
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How do we know? Here is how we rank items...

DeWALT DC515B 18-Volt

DeWALT DC515B 18-Volt

Average rating: (500 reviews)
Considering its aggregate ranking of 88%, we determined that the DeWALT DC515B 18-Volt is currently the best small shop vacuum 2017. Furthermore, we think that our 500 reviews sampled from multiple sources give us a high confidence level that pushes us to label it a "no-brainer best choice."
Second Best
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#2
Average
Score:
88%
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ArmorAll AA255

ArmorAll AA255

Average rating: (2022 reviews)
With its star rating of 4.5 computed from 2022 reviews, here is what we consider the second best small shop vacuum. * By the way, our list is based on an in-depth analysis of hundreds of small shop vacuum reviews from around the web.

Small 2.5-gallon wet/dry utility vacuum that trumpets its auto-shutoff feature and its 2-HP motor coupled with an air and noise diffuser.

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Also Good
Alpha
Rank:
#3
Average
Score:
88%
Confidence
Level:
High
Shop Vac AllAround 589-51-00

Shop Vac AllAround 589-51-00

Average rating: (345 reviews)
Lightweight wall-mountable wet/dry shop vacuum equipped with a 2-HP motor and an 18-foot power cord that lets you attach the hose to the exhaust to make it a blower.
Also Good
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Rank:
#4
Average
Score:
82%
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Vacmaster VP205

Vacmaster VP205

Average rating: (522 reviews)
A very small 1.75-HP dry/wet vac with a foldable top handle.
Also Good
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Rank:
#5
Average
Score:
78%
Confidence
Level:
High
Stanley SL18125P-1

Stanley SL18125P-1

Average rating: (270 reviews)
1-gallon portable wet/dry vacuum with a 6-foot power cord that's obviously built for usability and convenience because of its lightweight and compact design.
Craftsman Portable Wall Mount Wet or Dry Vacuum

Craftsman Portable Wall Mount Wet or Dry Vacuum

Average rating: (1 review )
This 2-HP portable wet/dry vacuum is obviously built for versatility due to its blower feature and its lightweight and compact design.
Wagan 750

Wagan 750

Average rating: (158 reviews)
Car-centric wet and dry vacuum that runs on 12v and includes an air inflator feature to boot.
Shop-Vac 5890200

Shop-Vac 5890200

Average rating: (43 reviews)
Portable wall-mountable wet/dry shop vacuum equipped with a 2.5-HP motor and a 6-foot power cord.

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