The RIDGID K-50-8 230V (76495) Sectional Drain Cleaning Machine for 3/4″ to 4″ Drain Lines, with A-30 Cable Kit, A-17-A Adapter, A-17-B Adapter (230V) is a portable drain cleaning machine designed to clean 1 1/4 in. to 4 in. drain lines. Applications include sink, shower and floor drains. The machine is capable of running three different size cables: 5/16″, 3/8″ and 5/8″.
The K-50 machine is driven by a 1/6 HP motor that has a grounded electrical system. An integral Ground Fault Interrupter (GFCI) is built into the line cord. A toggle switch provides FORWARD/OFF/REVERSE control of the motor.
The K-50 is designed to use 5/8″ diameter sectional-type cable that has a quick change coupling system for disconnecting tools. The cable is manually fed in and out of the drain and rotates at a speed of 400 RPM. The rotation of the cable is controlled by a clutch handle. The cable stops instantly when the clutch handle is released.
The K-50 is also designed to use A-17 Adapters. Adapters will hold 5/16″ or 3/8″ continuous length cables. Rotation of the adapters is controlled by the clutch handle. The cable adapter is equipped with a quick-acting brake which immediately stops rotation of the drum when the clutch handle is pulled upward.