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Old 06-08-2012, 02:20 PM   #1
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what heads available for roto rooter cable?

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I have a qualified plumber who has tried 3 major cable heads with no drain clearing results. Is there a special tool that corkscrews and automatically expands to the inner diameter of the drain line - probably a 3 inch line.
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What's casing the blockage? I usually use knives unless it's grease. Then you need to jet it.

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i have a qualified plumber who has tried 3 major cable heads with no drain clearing results. Is there a special tool that corkscrews and automatically expands to the inner diameter of the drain line - probably a 3 inch line.
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Perhaps a longer cable?

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A camera will show you what the problem is. If the pipe is collapsed you can count on digging it up and replacing it.
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A camera will show you what the problem is. If the pipe is collapsed you can count on digging it up and replacing it.
Thats the way Im leaning here. When in doubt film it out.

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there also a locator that can be sent down the pipe with a beeper that will actually tell you 'WHERE" the pipe is relation to ground and depth.
Comes in handy when we hoe out trenches

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