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Old 01-20-2011, 06:57 PM   #1
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What special tool, homemade or store bought, do you use to clean out jammed downspouts/elbows?

I've tried some like a twisted clothes hanger, Romex, etc.

I think the 1 gal shop vacs have flexible enough and small diameter enough hoses to jam in there and suck the leaves/crap out.


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Old 01-20-2011, 07:03 PM   #2
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I use my leaf blower


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Old 01-20-2011, 07:49 PM   #3
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If a clog is more than a foot or two down into a downspout, or around the corner of an elbow, I insert a running garden hose from the gutter end.
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