A Sewer Machine That Removes Clog
Model 1065 Sewer Machine:
The mode 1065-machine is commonly used in sewer lines to remove solid blockages, including tree roots.
The specifications and features for the model 1065 sewer machine are as follow:
Drum Capacity: 110’ of 3/4” inner core of sewer cable, or 160’ of .66 Magnum cable.
Cleaning Capacity: Up to 250’ (recommended line size: 3” - 10” diameter).
Motor: Permanent magnet; 120 volt AC (rectified); 0.65 amps (DC) @ 30 50 rpm (no load); 4.2 amps (DC) 200 oz-in torque @ 1800 rpm.
Weight: 147 lbs. for a 1065 Power Feed machine w/10’ anchor cable.
Height: 40” to top of handle.
Length: 33” with Dial-A-Cable Power Feed.
Drum Speed: 220 RPM with no load.
Cable Feed: Spartan Dial-A-Cable Power Cable Feed.
Frame: Extra strength aluminum magnesium alloy.
• Heavy duty permanent magnet motor with reverse capability.
• Inner drum rotates independently of outer drum, virtually eliminates cable kinking, buckling and controls torque buildup.
• Outer drum keeps dirt inside, off operator and work area.
• Air foot switch with cord assembly keeps both hands free for safe, easy operation.
• Compact, portable design.
• Extra-strength aluminum magnesium alloy construction.
• Integral continuous belt stair skids.
• Retractable “Sure-Grip” handle.
• Permanently attached power cord connection to assure electrical safety at the machine.
How Much Does It Cost?
If you are thinking on buying this particular sewer machine, understand that such sewer equipment is a professional grade machine, which means that is usually not available for purchase by the general public but, you might have to verify this information by contacting the company directly.
However, if you already have made up your mind on buying it, be advised that such a machine will probably cost you around $2595.00 for the machine and another $455.00 for 100ft of cable.
Operating The Machine:
Operating a sewer machine can be easy and yet, very complicated.
If you don’t have any previous experience in operating a model 1065, I would strongly advise that you read the manual fully and completely prior to attempting to use the model 1065, this is very heavy duty equipment and you must carefully understand how to operate it.
Another point to consider, this sewer machine weights 110 pounds without the cable, however, when the model 1065 machine is loaded with the cable, it can weights as much as 300 pounds.
So, if your health is in good condition and you believe that you can handle such physical work, then all that you have to do is to learn how the machine operates prior to use it.
When using the model 1065, you should be within 3 feet between the machine and the access point of your drain, also, make sure that you are using latex and leather gloves, safety glasses and hearing protectors.
Also, protect the floor with a piece of rug or rags; otherwise, the machine may cause permanent damage to the floor.
If you have take all the precautions, have read the manual and you are in good health condition, you should be fine to use the machine, however, you should know better than anyone, whether you can or cannot use this type of equipment. Use it at your own risk. Good luck!