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This job is relatively simple when visit stamps have been mounted on the network. Otherwise, it will cut the pipe to add.

Unclog a pipeline

Evacuations: unclogging a pipeline: installation

Check that the installation has a tee corresponding to the section to be opened or cleaned.
If this is the case, unscrew the cap.

Evacuations: unclogging a pipeline: pipe

Insert the ferret wire into the pipe to the plugged area, then rotate the cable with the wooden handle.

Evacuations: unclogging a pipeline: pipeline

When the network does not have a tee, you must install it yourself.
Start by identifying in pencil the accessible place to place the tee.

Evacuations: unclogging a pipeline: pipeline

Follow the route and cut the pipe at the chosen location using a hacksaw or pipe cutter, perfectly adapted to work in place.

Evacuations: unclogging a pipeline: pipeline

Release the hose from its clamps to facilitate the installation of the inspection tee.
Glue this fitting and then snap it onto a first section of pipe.
Leave to dry for 10 min.

Evacuations: unclogging a pipeline: evacuations

The tee is well glued to the pipe, fit it and fix it in the same way on the second section.
Allow to dry 10 min before continuing the operation.

Evacuations: unclogging a pipeline: evacuations

You can now push the ferret cable into the pipe into the plugged area by the tee you just placed.

Evacuations: unclogging a pipeline: pipe

The cable has penetrated sufficiently inside the pipe, turn it with the wooden handle to unclog or clean the installation.

Evacuations: unclogging a pipeline: pipe

When the operation is complete, all that remains is to screw a cap on the opening of the tee.
It can be used if the pipe clogs again.


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