Rental Drain Cleaning Tools
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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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.
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.
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.
For sinks, showers and laundry tubs.
The Drain-Rooter drain cleabing 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 for your rental customers, especially when working in a cramped area where the weight of the machine could get burdensome.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Large Drain Lines & Long Runs 3" to 10"
Easy-to-use machine, tough on obstructions.
The Easy Rooter is a tough, easy-to-use sewer machine. It has a rugged powder coated steel frame with special “roll bars” to protect the motor and heavy-duty roller bearings in the cage for longer life and greater motor efficiency on long runs. The large cage holds 100 feet of 3/4″ or 5/8″ Flexicore® cable to clear tree roots and other difficult obstructions in 3” to 10” drain lines.
Drain Cleaning Made Easy
The Speedrooter 92R with power cable feed makes the job of drain cleaning easier, faster and cleaner for your customers. Instead of wrestling with a manual snake in and out of the line, the power cable feed drives the cable into the line at up to 20 feet per minute. Put the feed in reverse and it retracts the cable easily too. Some cables weigh up to 100 lbs. so this is a real labor savor.
Sectional Drain Machines
Hand Tools for Drain Cleaning
Closet Augers Pro
Works where plungers fail.
Closet toilet augers are ideal manual drain cleaning hand tools for clearing clogged toilets. And General’s toilet augers are the most durable in the industry. Patented double layer Flexicore® cables resist kinking and breaking yet offer the right flexibility. Read on to learn more about our three-foot toilet auger or telescoping six-foot toilet auger.
Spin-Drive® Model 500
Strength and Flexibility
The Spin-Drive Model 500 is a lightweight easy-to-operate manual drain machine for 2” through 4” drain lines. A comfortable metal handle on the crank turns the cage smoothly on self-aligning oilite bearings mounted on the front and rear of frame.
Cables, Cutters & Accessories
The Flexicore® Advantage
At the heart of our drain cleaning machines is our patented Flexicore® cable. These remarkably effective and durable drain cleaning cables save you money because they last longer.
Drain Cleaning Cables, Cutters and Accessories
Full range of options for drain cleaning machines.
General offers a full range of cables, cutters and accessories for our drain cleaning machines, as well as for other brands. Our patented Flexicore® wire rope center cables are the toughest in the industry. Learn more about Snake-Oil™, Quick-Fix connectors™, and other accessories to extend the life of your drain cleaning tools.