Plumbing Rental Supplies | Drain Cleaning Tools, Drain Cleaning Machines

Plumbing and Drain Cleaning Tools for the Rental Industry

In survey after survey, rental dealers have consistently rated General Pipe Cleaners as their most preferred brand of drain cleaning equipment by a wide margin. Durability and dependability, combined with ease-of-use, lead to many happy return plumbing rental customers. Packed with safety features, our rugged, reliable drain-cable machines have a solid reputation for reliability. And General’s Flexicore® cables are the industry standard for dependability, quality and toughness. This page features our job-tested tough drain cleaning equipment and tools like our numerous models of drain cleaning machines that can be purchased for long life in the plumbing rentals industry.

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Sink Drain Machines 1-1/4" to 3"


The Small Drain Specialist

The Super-Vee offers you a complete system for your rental customers to clear clogged sink, tub and laundry cleaning drain lines through 3” in diameter. With a variety of cables, cutters and accessories available, you have the right combination for any clogged drain problem.

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Automatic Feed – Faster and Easier

Clearing clogged sink, tub and laundry drains is easier for your rental customers with the Power-Vee drain cleaning machine with automatic feed. We’ve miniaturized our big machine power cable feed and put it on the Super-Vee to give you feeding speed and convenience you haven’t seen before in a hand-held power drain cleaner.

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For Sinks, Showers and Laundry Drains

The Drain-Rooter drain cleaning machine is a real labor-saver on long jobs or working in a cramped area where the weight of the machine could get burdensome. It makes clearing clogged sinks, tubs and laundry drains easier on your back – and your arms.

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Drain-Rooter PH

The Clean Machine

Help your rental customers clear clogged sinks, tubs and laundry drains with less effort. Equipped with a variable speed power cable feed and variable speed motor, the Drain-Rooter PH makes drain cleaning jobs cleaner and easier.

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Model DRZ

With Powerful Motor and Patented Quick-Grip™ Chuck

The Model DRZ is a real labor-saver for your rental customers where the weight of the machine could get burdensome. It’s ideal for clearing clogged sinks, tubs, and laundry drains in 1-1/4″ to 3″ drain lines up to 50 ft. long.

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Model DRZ-PH

Quick, Clean, Quiet

Your rental customers are looking for a cleaner way to clear clogged drains. The Model DRZ-PH drain cleaning machine with automatic feed is the answer. Light and powerful for a machine of its size, the tool is ideal for clearing clogged sinks, tubs, and laundry drains in 1-1/4″ to 3″ drain lines up to 50 ft. long.

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Kinetic Water Ram®

Clear Clogged Drains Quickly and Easily

Over 50 years of technical advancements make the rugged, all-metal Kinetic Water Ram™ the choice for quickly clearing clogged drains. Just pump it up, insert in drain – and snap the trigger. It’s that easy. It’s like no other drain cleaning tool. The futuristic Kinetic Water Ram generates a shock wave that instantly pulverizes stoppages in 1-1/4” to 4” lines – yet won’t harm pipes. Quickly clear clogged sinks, toilets and tubs of grease, hair, sediment and debris.

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Medium Drain Lines 2" to 4"


Clears Lines from Rooftop to Basement

The Mini-Rooter clears lines from rooftop to basement, including kitchen, bath and laundry. With 50 ft. of 1/2″ cable, it weighs just 60 lbs. This inexpensive, easy-to-use drain machine has lots of time saving features.

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Mini-Rooter XP®

Extra Portability and Performance

The Mini-Rooter XP gives you extra portability because 8″ semi-pneumatic wheels let you keep the weight on the ground. The handle folds down to save space and locks to use as an additional lifting handle. A roll bar protects the 1/3 hp motor when going up or down stairs. And the power cord and foot pedal can be stowed away on convenient cord wraps.

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Easy Rooter Junior®

A Rugged Machine

The Easy Rooter Junior drives up to 100 feet of 1/2″ Flexicore® cable to clear 2″, 3″ and most 4″ drain lines. A Quick-Grip™ chuck secures the cable during operation. With just a quarter turn, the chuck tightens firmly on the cable to secure it while the Easy Rooter Junior drives the cable into the line. Then, can be released just as quickly to pull more cable from the drum. It’s faster and easier to use than a thumb screw.

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The Metro®

Tough Machine in a Compact Lightweight Package

The variable speed power cable feed makes The Metro easier for your customers to use. The automatic feed drives cable into the line at up to 20 feet per minute. Put the feed in reverse and it retracts the cable easily too. The Power cable feed and guide tube combination allows the cable to feed smoothly into the line while keeping your customers hands clean and away from the spinning cable.

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Success Stories

“That machine is my friend.  And I go nowhere without my friend!” That’s Jeff Wall on the Mini-Rooter XP®, his favorite drain cleaning machine. “I’ve had it everywhere, on rooftops, in basements, in crawl spaces, in yards,” he laughs. “I’ve taken it…
Jeff Wall Harwich, Massachusetts
“When you’re renting drain cleaning equipment nearly every day, you need tough, reliable machines.” So says Von Hunn, owner of Garden True Value Hardware, Garden City, KS. In business for nearly two decades, Hunn’s facility serves residential and commercial rental…
Von Hunn Garden City, KS
Plumbing pro Jake Albright likes reliability, ruggedness, and convenience in his drain cleaning tools. That’s why the ultra-compact, handheld Gen-Eye Micro-Scope® video inspection system remains a key part of his equipment arsenal. “It’s great for inspecting all sorts of small drains –…
Jake Albright Florida