Power Drain Cleaner includes stair climbers to ease transport.
January 11, 2013 -
Combining fold-down handle, stair climbers, truck loading wheel, and frame on 10 in. wheels for portability, Metro™ Power Drain Cleaner handles roots and other difficult stoppages in 3–6 in. drain lines using 75 ft of 5/8 in. Flexicore® cable, which consists of heavy-duty wire tightly coiled around 49 strand aircraft-type wire rope. For smaller jobs, users can switch to 100 ft of 9/16 in. Flexicore® cable. Machine's narrow profile facilitates handling in tight places and loading into truck.
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General Pipe Cleaners
1101 Thompson Ave.
McKees Rocks, PA, 15136
General's Upgraded Metro(TM) Power Drain Cleaner Now with Stair Climbers
General Pipe Cleaners has upgraded the economical Metro™ power drain cleaner. Know as the Mini-Rooter™ of root cutting machines, the Metro now features stair climbers to more easily transport it up and down stairs.
This tough little machine handles roots and other difficult stoppages in 3" through 6" drain lines with a capacity of 75 ft. of 5/8" Flexicore® cable. For smaller jobs, switch to 100 ft. of specially designed 9/16" Flexicore® cable. It has just the right combination of flexibility and toughness for smaller drain lines.
Lighter and more compact than other root machines, its narrow profile facilitates handling in tight places, on stairs, or loading into the truck. The maneuverable Metro features a fold-down handle, stair climbers, truck loading wheel, and tough frame on 10" heavy duty wheels for easy transport.
Heavy-duty wire tightly coiled around 49 strand aircraft-type wire rope, Flexicore® cable offers unequalled strength - and the right amount of flexibility. It's so tough it carries a one-year warranty against defect or breakage.
For details contact the Drain Brains® at General Pipe Cleaners, a division of General Wire Spring Co., 1101 Thompson Avenue, McKees Rocks, PA 15136, USA. Ph: 800-245-6200 or 412-771-6300. Web: www.drainbrain.com.
General Pipe Cleaners, a division of General Wire Spring Co., is a leading manufacturer of high quality drain cleaning equipment since 1930. General serves drain cleaning professionals and plumbing contractors - as well as facilities managers, the rental industry and the hardware/home center market. The Toughest Tools Down The Line.