Eyeing Up The New and Improved Gen-Eye POD

For the past eight years, the Gen-Eye POD® has been General’s largest selling line of pipe inspection camera systems. The reasons for this include price, portability, durability and utility. People like the POD’s one-piece construction and the fact that it’s viewing monitor is attached to the reel on a flexible gooseneck that allows for both…

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How to Protect Your Inspection Camera Equipment from Costly Mistakes

So, picture this: you’re kneeling in wet grass next to a clean out and shoving your Gen-Eye pipe inspection system slowly down into the drain. The push rod is stiff, but slippery, and it is just flexible enough to permit you to negotiate the 90-degree turn at the bottom of the clean out and coax…

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How to Connect Mobile Devices to Gen-Eye Inspection Systems

We like to address some of the common questions the Drain Brains at General get asked. Today, we answer the question: How can I connect my mobile devices to Gen-Eye Inspection Systems? The answer: Connect with the Drain Brains Facebook – Twitter – LinkedIn – YouTube – Google Plu

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Gen-Eye Saves Landlord Big Bucks

It all started with a clogged sewer line at a Tulsa, Okla., residential property. The frantic renter immediately called a local plumber, who demanded $1,500 to dig-up and repair the problem. But the landlord had other ideas and, instead contacted Chris Wade, owner of Precision Plumbing. For 20 years, Precision has  guarded an outstanding reputation…

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Two Most Common Causes of Inspection Camera Problems

Picture this: You’re kneeling in wet grass next to a clean out, shoving your Gen-Eye pipe inspection system slowly down into the drain. The push rod is stiff but slippery; just flexible enough to permit you to negotiate the 90-degree turn at the bottom of the clean out and then coax it in the direction…

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3 Questions to Ask Before Buying a Sewer Inspection Camera

  1. Why should I buy a sewer inspection camera? For the answer to this question, just ask George Bauer of Bauer Plumbing. “You won’t believe how many jobs I’ve sold with my camera,” George boasted. “People think you’re trying to pull a fast one when you tell them that their waste lines have collapsed…

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10 steps to easier camera locating

Camera and pipe locating can be very intimidating. However, with the right equipment and a bit of practice, you will find that it can become much easier. Here are step-by-step basics to help you develop your locating technique. 1. Turn on the transmitter. OK, this seems pretty obvious but you’d be amazed at how many…

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John Comerford Jr Cleveland, OH

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Chris Fantauzzo Trenton, NJ

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