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Thread: Main drain blocked. Convert pressure to suction?

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    Main drain blocked. Convert pressure to suction?

    Is this enough to covert from pressure to suction?
    http://www.tubechop.com/watch/2829940

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    Re: Main drain blocked. Convert pressure to suction?

    From what I saw in the video, it looks like your pressure line is 1" pipe in the ground. Generally, 1" pipe is not large enough to get a goo suction connection (unless the pipe run is exceptionally short).
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