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Measuring 17.5 x 6.6 in., RIDGIDÂ® SeeSnakeÂ® microDrain(TM) D65S with RIDGIDÂ® ScoutÂ® locator performs inspections in lines up to 3 in. Ability to navigate 1Â½ in. pressurized lines and take 90Â° turns makes system suitable for pool industry. Locatable sonde allows users to pinpoint exact location of problem, minimizing area that would potentially need to be excavated. With 65 ft flexible cable and 22 mm dia camera head, system is also suitable for HVAC ducts, boiler systems, and chimneys.
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New RIDGID SeeSnake microDrain D65S Inspection Camera System with the RIDGID® Scout® Locator Navigates Lines and Locates Problems Precisely
RIDGID microDrain D65S Inspection System Ideal for Underground Pool Pipe Inspections ELYRIA, OHIO - The new RIDGID® SeeSnake® microDrain(TM) D65S inspection camera system with the RIDGID® Scout® locator allows for accessible, efficient and precise inspections in lines up to 3 inches. Its capability for navigating 1 1/2- inch pressurized lines and taking 90-degree turns that are typical in pool piping, make it ideal for the pool industry. The SeeSnake microDrain D65S inspection system features a 65-foot flexible cable and a small, 22-millimeter diameter camera head that allows for more accessibility and efficiency in inspection jobs. The flexibility of the cable and tight turn radius of the camera head allows it to navigate through lines, easily taking tight turns to show the leak or blockage in plumbing systems, HVAC ducts, boiler systems and chimneys. A locatable sonde allows users to pinpoint the exact location of a problem with the RIDGID Scout locator, minimizing the area that would potentially need to be excavated. The durable and rugged microDrain D65S inspection system is lightweight and easy to carry, making it easy to fit on every truck and more accessible for everyday use. The unit stands 17.5-inches high, 6.6-inches wide and weighs 9.8 pounds. "The RIDGID SeeSnake microDrain D65S inspection system is the first product on the market that can navigate the sharp turns in underground pool piping," said Sarah Golish, director of inspection systems and networks, RIDGID. "When combined with the RIDGID Scout locating system, it eliminates the guesswork from service and repair of underground pool pipe inspection jobs, allowing contractors to use precise inspection, diagnosis and locating to find the problem and fix it with as little damage as possible to customer's property." Multiple monitor compatibility allows users to use the microDrain D65S reel with any SeeSnake monitor or the microEXPLORER® digital inspection camera to capture still and video images. The SeeSnake microDrain inspection system is backed by the RIDGID lifetime warranty. About RIDGID®
RIDGID®, a leading manufacturer of innovative tools and equipment for the professional trades, markets its products in more than 140 countries. The company's broad offering of more than 300 types of tools, most recently RIDGIDConnect(TM), an online business tool, serves the rental, plumbing, HVAC/R, utility, industrial, electrical, petroleum, institutional, commercial and hardware markets. RIDGID is part of Emerson Professional Tools(TM), a business of Emerson, which brings technology and engineering together to design and produce some of the highest-quality tools and equipment in the world. From wet/dry vacs to the industry's best-selling pipe diagnostic system, key brands include RIDGID®, KNAACK®, PROTEAM® and WEATHER GUARD®. About Emerson
Emerson (NYSE:EMR), based in St. Louis, Missouri (USA), is a global leader in bringing technology and engineering together to provide innovative solutions for customers in industrial, commercial, and consumer markets through its network power, process management, industrial automation, climate technologies, and appliance and tools businesses. Sales in fiscal 2009 were $20.9 billion. For more information, visit www.Emerson.com.