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General Pipe Cleaners - General Pipe Cleaners Celebrates 85 years

Since 1930, plumbing and drain cleaning contractors have trusted General Pipe Cleaners for their “Toughest Tools Down The Line”. That’s because reliability and innovation forged General’s reputation for generations of customers. For the better part of a century, this third-generation, family-owned business has been based right here in the USA. (read more)

General Pipe Cleaners - Prevent Basement Flooding with Flood-Guard

General Pipe Cleaners' Flood-Guard operates like a check valve to seal off water back-up caused by overloaded sewers. Water flows normally through the drain until the sewer begins to back up. Then the Flood-Guard float rises to seal off the drain opening until the water recedes. (read more)

General Pipe Cleaners - Locating Water Leaks Made Easy

General Pipe Clearners' Gen-Ear LE water leak locator is a simplified, more economical tool with stronger sound amplification than other systems. Use it to pinpoint water leaks in residential and commercial water lines, whether they are under concrete slabs, in walls, swimming pools and hot tubs. (read more)

General Pipe Cleaners - Gen-Eye SDP® Premium Video Inspection System

General Pipe Cleaners' Gen-Eye SDP® Premium video inspection & location system features sunlight readable screen, a 4 hour rechargeable battery, and a Wi-Fi transmitter, along with all the features of a full size camera system in a compact portable package. (read more)

General Pipe Cleaners - Root, Root for the Home Team...but not Tree Roots

It’s summertime, and that means it’s time for baseball, hot dogs, apple pie, and tree root problems. General Pipe Cleaners offers root cutting machines that hit a home run every time. (read more)

General Pipe Cleaners - Clear Clog Drains Fast with Kinetic Water Ram™

The Kinetic Water Ram™ is a compact, light weight tool for quickly opening clogged sinks, toilets and tubs. It handles rust, grease, sediment, and scale in lines up through 4" in diameter. Anyone can use it- just pump the Water Ram, insert it into a drain, and snap the trigger. It's that quick! (read more)

General Pipe Cleaners - Clear Grease, Sand, Sludge, and Ice

The powerful JM-1450 electric water jet gives you as much pressure as you can get from an electric jet. It generates 1500 psi at 1.7 gallons per minute, yet only pulls 13 amps. It’s powered by a 1-1/2 hp dual capacitor enclosed motor with an in-line ground fault circuit interrupter. (read more)

General Pipe Cleaners - Economic Alternative to High Pressure Water Jets

General Pipe Cleaners' JM-2900 Gas Powered Water Jet is an economical alternative to high pressure gas water jets. It’s lighter and more maneuverable, yet maintains the same pressure and flow rate of its big brothers. It’s driven by a 389 cc Honda engine connected directly to a 3000 psi, 4 gallon per minute triplex pump with Vibra-pulse® on demand. (read more)

General Pipe Cleaners - Kinetic Water Ram Quickly Eliminates Clogs

General Pipe Cleaners' Kinetic Water Ram quickly rids supermarket of foul-smelling clog. Using the build-in gauge, the Kinetic Water Ram was pumped to the desired pressure. The tool produces up to 160 pounds of pressure, but most clogs clear with just 20-40 pounds. (read more)

General Pipe Cleaners - Water Jets vs. Cable Machines

Water Jets vs. Cable Machines. What's the Difference? Ask the Drain Brains at General Pipe Cleaners. (read more)

General Pipe Cleaners - New ClogChopper Revolutionizes Drain Cleaning

Rip through tough stoppages with the unique ClogChopper™Six self-sharpening blades dig into encrusted debris and root masses, easily grinding up stoppages, scale, and crystallized urine, without risking pipe damage (read more)

General Pipe Cleaners - Gen-Eye Hot Spot™ Pipe Locator for Easy Locating

With intuitive directional mapping and guidance system, Gen-Eye Hot Spot™ facilitates locating of pipe inspection cameras, sondes, active power lines, and buried utilities. Total field antenna array allows users to locate from any direction, while backlit LCD provides graphic icons that lead users directly to target. Rated at IP65, locator is dirt and dust proof as well as water-re... (read more)

General Pipe Cleaners - Speedrooter 92 - Job Tested Tough

Contractors know that the Speedrooter 92 really can take a beating – from its frame braced at key stress points, to General’s exclusive Flexicore® wire rope center cable that’s so tough it carries a one year warranty. With the driving and pulling power for long, tough jobs, General's Power Cable Feed easily handles 3/4", 5/8", and 1/2" cables. (read more)

General Pipe Cleaners - Gen-Eye SDW Video Inspection System w/WiFi

General Pipe Cleaners' new Gen-Eye SDW video inspection & location system has Wi-Fi inside. The Wi-Fi transmitter inside the Command Module sends video to your Smartphone or tablet. A free App lets you easily view and record video inspections at a range of up to 500 feet. The older SDN systems can be upgraded with the Wi-Fi feature as well. (read more)

General Pipe Cleaners - Advanced Drain Cleaning Products

General Pipe Cleaners, a division of General Wire Spring Co., is a leading manufacturer of high quality American-made drain cleaning equipment. In business since 1930, our third generation family-owned company is celebrating 85 years of service to drain cleaning professionals and plumbing contractors, as well as facilities managers, the rental industry and the hardware/home center market. (read more)

General Pipe Cleaners - Locate Buried Utilities w/Hot-Spot Transmitter

In tandem, General Pipe Cleaners' Hot-Spot locator and this matching Gen-Eye Hot-Spot Transmitter finds buried utilities quickly and easily. Like the locator, this transmitter has been designed to take the confusion out of getting the job done. (read more)

General Pipe Cleaners - Rodrunner - Model E - Gasoline Powered

The gasoline powered Rodrunner Model E is ideal for cleaning long runs up to 500 ft. down the line. It can be coupled to either 10 ft. sectional cables to clear up to 14" lines or 5/16" municipal rods to clear lines up to 24" in diameter. The operator stands behind machine and walks cables or rods into line. (read more)

General Pipe Cleaners - AutoCut Copper Tubing Cutter

The AutoCut copper tubing cutter is a great tool to have when you don't have enough swing room to use a full size tubing cutter. You can cut copper tubing with less than one inch of clearance. Or you can easily handle close stub-out work. (read more)


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. (read more)

General Pipe Cleaners - New “Spider” Cutter for Tough Drain Clogs

Turn General's new "Spider" Cutter loose on your next drain-cleaning job. This new double cutter, nicknamed “The Spider”, features both front and rear blades. Cutting starts as the cable feeds into the line – and continues as it retracts. (read more)

General Pipe Cleaners - Plumbing Pro Scores with General Drain Cleaner

Learn how Plumbing Pro scores with General Pipe Cleaner's Drain Cleaner, Jetter, & Camera. (read more)

General Pipe Cleaners - Gen-Eye POD Pipe Inspection System

The lightweight, Gen-Eye POD and MINI-POD combine camera, reel, and monitor in an all-in-one package. You get a large 7" LCD color monitor protected by a padded case. It's mounted on a rugged yet flexible gooseneck that swivels to give you the best viewing angle, wherever you're working. (read more)

General Pipe Cleaners - Hot-Shot Thaws Frozen Pipes Fast

No more tearing up floors, breaking through walls, or digging up pipes in frozen ground. Eliminate hazardous blow torches. With the safe Hot-Shot pipe thawer, you can accomplish the job faster and easier - and save time and money. (read more)

General Pipe Cleaners - Cold-Shot Pipe Freeze Kit

No need to drain water lines, sprinkler systems, or hot water systems before cutting pipe or tubing. The Cold-Shot keeps pressurized systems operating while you make repairs. (read more)

General Pipe Cleaners - Put Pipe Inspection In The Palm Of Your Hand

Put pipe inspection power in the palm of your hand. The Gen-Eye Micro-Scope handheld inspection tool has a bright, easy-to-see 3.5" LCD screen for crisp, clear pictures. You can record photos or videos on the built-in SD card reader with one-tough recourd button for playback on the internal screen, TV, or laptop computer through the USB port. (read more)