The DeWalt DWPW2400 is an electric pressure washer offering a maximum water pressure of 2400 PSI and flow of 1.1 GPM. (Read full specs)
Features and Specifications
|Motor||13 amp, induction|
|Nozzles||15°, 25°, 40°, Soap, Turbo|
|Quick connect nozzles||Yes|
|Hose||25 ft, ⌀1/4|
(D x W x H)
|Approx. 21.3 x 19.7 x 40 in|
|Wheels||2 wheels, ⌀10", pneumatic|
|Included accessories||Wand, spray gun, high pressure hose, 35 ft GFCI power cord, 5 nozzles|
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Zoom on the DeWalt DWPW2400
In summary, the DeWalt DWPW2400 is a medium duty pressure washer, that offers an all-around versatile cleaning experience, and also:
- thorough cleaning of hard, paint-free surfaces
- cleaning of painted and frail surfaces
- applying detergent and cleaning solutions
- intense cleaning of hard surfaces
The DeWalt DWPW2400's axial cam pump, powered by a 13 amp induction motor, can provide a pressure of up to 2400 PSI (approximately 40 times more than a standard garden hose) and a flow of up to 1.1 GPM (CETA-certified values). The DeWalt DWPW2400 thus has a cleaning power of 2640 Cleaning Units.
The DWPW2400 is an electric pressure washer and thus, can be easily started by an ON/OFF switch. The unit is ready-to-use with peace of mind, thanks to the included 35 ft GFCI cord.
Design & Handling
The DeWalt DWPW2400 offers superb mobility, with a hand truck design and approximate dimensions of D21.3 x W19.7 x H40 in. The robust steel tubing frame guarantees longevity of the assembly. The rubber-padded fixed handle adds to the DWPW2400 convenience of transport, while offering a comfortable grip.
With a weight of only 45.2 lbs, the unit is definitely easy to carry around. As if this lightweight wasn't enough, the device also features two 10" pneumatic wheels to further improve its ease of use and of transport.
The DeWalt DWPW2400's package includes a spray gun, a wand, a pressure hose, 5 nozzles and a detergent injection feature, with a more detailed description below.
- Soap injection: Detergent is stored in a dedicated tank. The detergent will be added automatically to the water when a soap nozzle is attached.
- Pressure hose: The included 25 ft ⌀1/4" high-pressure hose can be neatly stored on the unit when idle thanks to a set of convenient hooks.
- Spray gun and wand: A side hook allows for an easy storage of the included classic ergonomic spray gun and its wand.
- Nozzles: The 5 included nozzles, and the respective surfaces they’re appropriate for, are listed in the table below.
|Concrete, brick, masonry||Suitable||Suitable||Suitable||Suitable||Use with caution|
|Siding, gutters, house||Use with caution||Use with caution||Suitable||Suitable||Not recommended|
|Fencing, deck, patio||Use with caution||Use with caution||Suitable||Suitable||Not recommended|
|Lawn equipment, boat, RV||Use with caution||Use with caution||Use with caution||Suitable||Not recommended|
Note: The shape of the nozzles above is for illustration purposes only and may differ.
Red cross: Not recommended. Green check: Suitable. Orange check: Use with caution.
- Onboard storage: The DeWalt DWPW2400 allows you to be always fully prepared, as it features a handy storage area, where nozzles and accessories can be stored.
- Safety: Safety of operation is enhanced by a trigger lock mechanism (which prevents accidental operation).
- Accessories: Included with the DeWalt DWPW2400 are also the owner's manual and some basic documentation to get you promptly started, along with several accessories, such as pressure hose, power cord, wand and spray gun.
The DeWalt DWPW2400's performance versus other pressure washers
The following charts are provided to give you an idea of how the key specs of the DeWalt DWPW2400 compare to similarly priced pressure washers.
- With a maximum pressure output of 2400 PSI, the DeWalt DWPW2400 finds itself in the expected pressure range among electric units that cost between $255 and $300. As for the device with the most powerful water stream, in this price range, one of the top products is the Realm BY02-BIMH-3000 with 3000 PSI.
- In the aforementioned price range, this washer, with 1.1 GPM (gallons per minute), is placed on the lower end of the GPM scale. If being able to rinse away debris as efficiently as possible is your priority, one of the products with the highest GPM in this price range is the Greenworks GPW2700, with 2.3 GPM.
- Amongst similarly priced electric devices, the 2640 Cleaning Units (PSI x GPM) of the DWPW2400 rank as low. In case you are looking for the highest overall cleaning power, in this price range, one of the current champions is the Greenworks GPW2700 and its 6210 Cleaning Units.
As you can see from this interactive chart, when compared to other electric washers between 2500 and 3000 Cleaning Units, the DeWalt DWPW2400 is on the average side of the price range.
Therefore, this pressure washer nicely fits in the expected budget for this kind of cleaning power.
With the invention of the first radial arm saw in 1922 by Raymond DeWalt, the company has since grown into one of the top names in power tools in the industry. Acquired by Black & Decker in 1960, the DeWALT brand has become a favorite of contractors, particularly in North America. It boasts seven manufacturing facilities in the U.S. Though known mainly for professional-grade corded-electric and battery-powered hand tools, the company has also begun to offer some outdoor power equipment as well, such as leaf blowers and string trimmers. DeWalt gas-powered washers are manufactured by FNA, and electric washers are manufactured by Stanley Black & Decker.
The DeWalt DWPW2400 is covered under a warranty for up to 3 years. This warranty may be limited and may not cover all parts of the unit.
For more information about the warranty of DeWalt pressure washers, please consult DeWalt's warranty policies (opens in a new tab). Alternatively, you can also contact their Customer Support: 1-800-4-DEWALT (800-433-9258).