Model # BC85200

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BrassCraft 1/4 in. x 20 ft. Pistol-Grip Drum Auger
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BrassCraft

1/4 in. x 20 ft. Pistol-Grip Drum Auger

$1998 /each

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Product Overview

Designed for most sink, shower and tub drains, this BrassCraft 1/4 in. x 20 ft. Pistol-Grip Drum Auger features a center-balanced pistol grip that helps improve control and offers a comfortable operation. The auger's quick-lever cable lock provides fast, simple and secure cable adjustments.

  • For most sink, shower and tub drains
  • Use to clear 1-1/4 in. - 2 in. lines
  • 20 ft. cable with 1/4 in. diameter provides adequate reach into drains helping clear household clogs
  • High-impact polymer drum housing for durability
  • Quick-lever cable lock provides easy cable adjustments and securely locks the cable
  • Center-balanced pistol grip keeps the weight of the cable over your wrist for a comfortable operation and better control
  • Screw construction
  • Safe, reliable and easy use

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Customer Questions & Answers

how do i actually use this auger ? i have very little plumbing experience, new home owner here

Asked by: john
If yiu will just follow the instructions that are on the unit, you should have no problem. Be sure to lock the retaining screw and feed the auger into the pibe while torning the crank handle and you should have no problem. After finding the clog and passing through is, I find it effective to "pull and push" the auger through the clog a few times to help clean it out before retrieving the auger.
Answered by: Butch1316
Date published: 2017-03-15

can this product be used for kitchen sink clog?

Asked by: Anonymous
Yes it can
Answered by: RobD
Date published: 2017-05-18

Do you have to use a power drill with this snake

Do you have to use a power drill with this snake
Asked by: tkimber
NO you do NO>
Answered by: RobD
Date published: 2017-05-18

Is there longer cable that can fit into this tool?

Hello, I purchased this tool due to the kitchen sink clog. I found it's easy to use. However, the cable seems not long enough to completely unclog the kitchen sink drainage. Is there any longer 1/4" cable that can fit into this tool? Thanks, A frustrated home owner
Asked by: homeowner123
No, only the length mentioned (25ft). If that is not enough you need to find another tool.
Answered by: Constantinos
Date published: 2015-09-20
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Customer Reviews

1/4 in. x 20 ft. Pistol-Grip Drum Auger is rated 4.0 out of 5 by 103.
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Works best in plastic drain pipe. This is the second one I had to buy and I am not happy. The t... Works best in plastic drain pipe. This is the second one I had to buy and I am not happy. The tool is not durable for multiple uses, other then simple, small trap hair removal. (In most cases you could just take off the trap and clean it out then replace.) Far simpler then using this tool. The reason for two was that the tip of the first one broke off when retrieving a plastic toy out of a Kitchen sink drain, where it had past through the trap and wedged in to the tee connection with the vent. (Kids can find very unique ways to test your plumbing system.) Thus the second. The plastic construction makes it easy to clean, and not durably strong enough to make the metal cable "snake" navigate the twists and turns or older metal drain systems. Probably is not the right tool for drain systems installed prior to 1985. Obviously for residential use only.
Date published: 2016-12-27
Rated 4 out of 5 by from It is a good homeowners tool. I would... It is a good homeowners tool. I would recommend it to any homeowner before you called a plumber.
Date published: 2017-01-24
Rated 5 out of 5 by from I chose this model over a similar 15 ft. model thinking the extra length might be helpful. At hom... I chose this model over a similar 15 ft. model thinking the extra length might be helpful. At home I immediately began using it. I found it was effective to push the snake down the pipe slowly then stopping to turn the handle to spin the end, and doing the same as I slowly retrieved the snake. If you have a helper it goes much faster. Glad to report that water is now longer draining slowly in my kitchen. As fast as the faucet supplies water it just goes just as quickly down the cleared drain.
Date published: 2017-05-09
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Drain snake The coiled wire works well for light clogs. I like that the wire stores easily inside the unit. However, I put too much pressure on the wire and it kinked in several places and I have not been able to straighten it. Next time, I will purchase a professional tool.
Date published: 2017-04-12
Rated 5 out of 5 by from I was skeptical that this would remove a chain that... I was skeptical that this would remove a chain that had fallen in the shower drain, but was pleased when it worked the first time! I will keep this handy tool around for a long time, as it seems to be well built, and easy to use.
Date published: 2017-01-25
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Worked very nicely once I figured it out. The instructions are on the band next to the handle so ... Worked very nicely once I figured it out. The instructions are on the band next to the handle so lift the top sticker off CAREFULLY. Good product. Did the trick of unclogging the drain of my stall shower.
Date published: 2017-05-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from This worked really well. I had it extended about 16 feet on a sink drain. It cranked easily and i... This worked really well. I had it extended about 16 feet on a sink drain. It cranked easily and it did not kink. It extends and retract easily. I would buy this again. Great quality for the price.
Date published: 2017-05-02
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Awesome tool. Spent an hour with my old snake, which is now in the trash and did not unclog the p... Awesome tool. Spent an hour with my old snake, which is now in the trash and did not unclog the pipe. Went to HD purchased this tool and had it unclogged in 5 minutes. Best 20 bucks I ever spent.
Date published: 2017-03-08
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