EDIT - Added Inventory Checker but I have to say your results may vary as both stores metro Detroit Home Depot stores (Madison Heights and Troy, MI) that I was at today had at least the display model. You may even be able to negotiage a lower price on a display model if a part(s), manual and etc. is missing. Then call the manufacturer to indicate you purchased a display model that had missing part(s) and ask that they send you replacement part(s).
EDIT 12/26 - Picked up one at Conference,MI (last one)for $250+tax (missing nozzle kit and wand extender to which they offered 50% of assessories) that still was marker $750. Sales clerk just about fell over.
EDIT 12/26 - Called Ridgid while I was in store to ask if they replaced missing accessories and they said they did not on display models. So you will need to work with the store manager on additional discounts.
Model # RD80706
Internet # 202675067
Store SKU # 704925
Home Depot Product Link
The Ridgid 3300 psi 3 GPM Gas Pressure Washer is a professional-grade tool that delivers reliable performance for continuous use, powered by a 210 cc 4-cycle Subaru engine. Featuring Idle-Down, the engine automatically idles down when you release the trigger handle to conserve gas, increasing run-time, and reducing noise and emissions. A roll cage frame offers added durability to the design, and a foldable handle allow the washer to be easily stored.
Subaru 210 cc 4-cycle OHC engine delivers powerful performance
3,300 psi water pressure provides the cleaning power needed for tough jobs
3 GPM flow rate ensures efficient cleaning
Triplex CAT pump with ceramic plungers for an extended life
Professional grade quick-connect 0-degree, 15-degree, 25-degree, 40-degree and short- and long-range soap nozzles with carrier
Trigger handle with soft-touch overmold grip and 360-degree assist handle for user comfort
Manual start-up for reliable ignition
Idle-down feature adjusts the power output automatically, saving fuel and wear and tear on the engine and pump
Convenient on-board nozzle, gun, wand and hose storage help keep accessories organized
12 in. x 4 in. never-flat wheels with steel rims keep you mobile
Protective roll cage frame with quick release fold-down handle for easy storage
Delivered to your door mostly assembled, simply install wheels, feet, wand, wand holder, hose and hose hanger using basic instructions
Note: Product may vary by store.
MFG Brand Name : RIDGID
MFG Model # : RD80706
MFG Part # : RD80706
You may find strays not listed in HD’s inventory that are boxed and shrink wrapped stored high up on shelves around the Home and Garden area and the Paint Department area (many HD’s used to sell pressure washers in the paint department). These may very well scan at the discounted $299 price.
You may find some of these as a display items or formerly display items. They can be a great deal. Of course these may be without some accessories and/or manuals, but you can always call Ridgid’s Customer Service and tell them that the items were missing in the box and that HD has no more stock and has discontinued the pressure washer.
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