3/4" to 2 1/2" (20 mm to 75 mm) Drain Lines

  • 1⁄4" (6 mm) cables best for 3/4" to 1 1/2" (20 mm to 40 mm) lines.
  • 5⁄16" (8 mm) cables best for 3/4" to 1 1/2" (20 mm to 40 mm) lines.
  • 3⁄8" (10 mm) cables best for 1 1/4" to 2 1/2" (30 mm to o 75 mm) lines.

Features

  • Excellent for small line cleaning. Opens clogged lavatory, sink lines, urinals and tub or shower drains.
  • Advanced two-way AUTOFEED® control keeps hands and work area clean – advances & retrieves cable with push of a lever.
  • Manual version has a slide-action chuck for quick locking/releasing of cable (Not available in Europe).
  • Lightweight, easy-to-use, no setup required.
  • Variable speed power unit rotates cable 0-600 RPMs.
  • Two-piece twist lock canister with interchangeable inner drum - Makes cable change-out simple; easy to match the right cable for the job.
  • Inner drum prevents water leaks and greatly reduces cable flip-over inside the drum.
  • Drums won't rust or dent-ever.
  • Drum Capacity: 50' of 5⁄16" (15 m of 8 mm) or 35' of 3⁄8" (11 m of 10 mm).
  • Includes RIDGID® drain cleaning gloves and operator’s manual.
  • Approved by CSA to CSA and UL Standards (115V only).

Inner Core Cables

(Models C-1IC, C-6IC, C-13IC, C-2IC, C-23IC)

  • Vinyl-wrapped inner core to prevent core from rusting to spring – enhances cable life.
  • Compression wound for strength.
  • Resists kinking and negotiates tough bends and traps.
  • Provides good flexibility and cleaning power to the cable end.

              
Catalog Number Model No. Description Voltage (V) Weight
lb. kg
35473 K-45AF  K-45AF Machine with: - C-1lC, 5/16" x 25' (8 mm x 7.6 m) Inner Core Cable with Inner Drum  115  11.0  5.0  Buy Now
36033 K-45AF  Machine with: – C-1IC, 5⁄16" x 25' (8 mm x 7.6 m) Inner Core Cable with Inner Drum  230  13.8  6.5  Buy Now
35998 K-45AF-1  Same as Model No. K-45AF plus: C-6429 Carrying Case  115  27.0  12.2  Buy Now
36038 K-45AF-1  Same as Model No. K-45AF plus: C-6429 Carrying Case  230  27.0  12.2  Buy Now
36003 K-45AF-5  K-45AF Machine with: - C-1lC, 5/16" x 25' (8 mm x 7.6 m) Inner Core Cable with Inner Drum - C-6, 3/8" x 35' (10 mm x 10.7 m) Cable with Inner Drum - T-250, Five -Piece Tool Set for 3/8" (10 mm) Cable - C-6429 Carrying Case  115  34.0  15.4  Buy Now
36043 K-45AF-5  Machine with: – C-1IC, 5⁄16" x 25' (8 mm x 7.6 m) Inner Core Cable with Inner Drum – C-6, 3⁄8" (10 mm) x 25' (10.7 m) Cable with Inner Drum – T-250, Five-Piece Tool Set for 3⁄8" (10 mm) Cable – C-6429 Carrying Case  230  34.0  15.4  Buy Now
36008 K-45AF-7  K-45AF Machine with: - C-1lC, 5/16" x 25' (8 mm x 7.6 m) Inner Core Cable w/Inner Drum - C-6, 3/8" x 35' (10 mm x 10.7 m) Cable with Inner Drum - C-21, 5/16" x 50' (8 mm x 15.2 m) Cable with Inner Drum - T-250, Five -Piece Tool Set for 3/8" (10 mm) Cable - C-6429 Carrying Case  115  42.0  19.0  Buy Now
36018 K-45  K-45 Machine with: - C-1lC, 5/16" x 25' (8 mm x 7.6 m) Inner Core Cable with Inner Drum  115  11.0  5.0  Buy Now
36048 K-45  K-45 Machine with: - C-1lC, 5/16" x 25' (8 mm x 7.6 m) Inner Core Cable with Inner Drum  230  11.0  5.0  Buy Now
36013 K-45-1  Same as Model No. K-45 plus: C-6429 Carrying Case  115  11.0  5.0  Buy Now
36053   Same as Model No. K-45 plus: C-6429 Carrying Case  230  27.0  12.2  Buy Now
36023 K-45-5  K-45 Machine with: - C-1lC, 5/16" x 25' (8 mm x 7.6 m) Inner Core Cable with Inner Drum - C-6, 3/8" x 35' (10 mm x 10.7 m) Cable with Inner Drum - T-250, Five -Piece Tool Set for 3/8" (10 mm) Cable - C-6429 Carrying Case  115  34.0  15.4  Buy Now
36058 K-45  K-45AF Machine with: - C-1lC, 5/16" x 25' (8 mm x 7.6 m) Inner Core Cable with Inner Drum - C-6, 3/8" x 35' (10 mm x 10.7 m) Cable with Inner Drum - T-250, Five -Piece Tool Set for 3/8" (10 mm) Cable - C-6429 Carrying Case  230  34.0  15.4  Buy Now
36028 K-45-7  K-45AF Machine with: - C-1lC, 5/16" x 25' (8 mm x 7.6 m) Inner Core Cable with Inner Drum - C-6, 3/8" x 35' (10 mm x 10.7 m) Cable Inner Drum - C-21, 5/16" x 50' (8 mm x 15.2 m) Cable with Inner Drum - T-250, Five -Piece Tool Set for 3/8" (10 mm) Cable - C-6429 Carrying Case  115  42.0  19.0  Buy Now

Cables

Catalog Number Model No. Description Weight
lb. kg
50647 S-1  1/4" (6 mm) x 15' (4,6 m) with Funnel Auger  2 1/4  1.00  Buy Now
50652 S-2  1/4" (6 mm) x 25' (7,6 m) with Funnel Auger  3 1/2  1.60  Buy Now
50657 S-3  1/4" (6 mm) x 35' (10,7 m) with Funnel Auger  2.20  Buy Now
62225 C-1  5⁄16" (8 mm) x 25' (7.6 m) with Bulb Auger  3 1/2  1.60  Buy Now
56782 C-1IC  5/16" (8 mm) x 25' (7.6 m) Inner Core with Bulb Auger  1.80  Buy Now
89400 C-21  5/16" (8 mm) x 50' (15,2 m) with Bulb Auger  3.20  Buy Now
56792 C-13IC  5/16" x 35' (8 mm x 10.7 m) Inner Core with Bulb Auger  5 1/2  2.50  Buy Now
62235 C-2  5/16" (8 mm) x 25' (7,6 m) with Drop Head Auger  3 1/2  1.60  Buy Now
56787 C-2IC  5/16" (8 mm) x 25' (7.6 m) Inner Core with Drop Head Auger  1.80  Buy Now
89405 C-22  5/16" (8 mm) x 50' (15,2 m) with Drop Head Auger  3.20  Buy Now
56797 C-23IC  5/16" (8 mm) x 35' (10,7 m) Inner Core with Drop Head Auger  5 1/2  2.50  Buy Now
62245 C-4  3/8" (10mm) x 25' (7,6 m) with Male Coupling  4 1/2  2.00  Buy Now
62250 C-5  3/8" (10mm) x 35' (10,7 m) with Bulb Auger  8 1/4  3.80  Buy Now
62260 C-6  3/8" (10 mm) x 35' (10,7 m) with Male Coupling  8 1/4  3.80  Buy Now
96037 C-6IC  3/8" (10mm) x 35' (10,7 m) Inner Core with Male Coupling  8 1/2  4.00  Buy Now

Tools

Catalog Number Model No. Description Replac. Blade(s)
62990 T-201  Straight Auger, 5" (125 mm) Long  Buy Now
62995 T-202  Bulb Auger, 1 1⁄8" (29 mm) O.D.  Buy Now
63000 T-203  Bulb Auger 7⁄8" (22 mm) O.D.  Buy Now
54837 T-204  “C” Cutter 1" (25 mm)  54832  Buy Now
63005 T-205  “C” Cutter, 1 3⁄8" (35 mm)  97835  Buy Now
63010 T-206  Funnel Auger, 3" (80 mm) Long  Buy Now
63030 T-210  Spade Cutter, 1" (25 mm)  97905  Buy Now
63035 T-211  Spade Cutter, 1 3⁄8" (35 mm)  97825  Buy Now
63040 T-212  Spade Cutter, 1 3⁄4" (45 mm)  92850  Buy Now
63045 T-213  4-Blade Cutter, 1" (25 mm)  97795  Buy Now
63050 T-214  4-Blade Cutter, 1 3⁄8" (35 mm)  97910  Buy Now
63055 T-215  4-Blade Cutter, 1 3⁄4" (45 mm)  97915  Buy Now
63065 T-217  Drop Head Auger, 4" (110 mm) Long  Buy Now
55457 T-225  Retrieving Auger  Buy Now
52812 T-230  H-D “C” Cutter, 2" (50 mm)  92815  Buy Now
52817 T-231  H-D “C” Cutter, 2 1⁄2" (65 mm)  92820  Buy Now
52822 T-232  H-D “C” Cutter, 3" (80 mm)  92835  Buy Now
48482 T-250  Tool Set includes: T-203, T-205, T-210, T-217, A-13    Buy Now

Accessories

Catalog Number Model No. Description
68917   Drum Liner  Buy Now
89410 C-6429  Carrying Case  Buy Now
76817   C-6 Cable Kit incl. Inner Drum, C-6 Cable Torque Arm, T-250 Tool Set  Buy Now
98072   C-6IC Cable Kit including: Inner Drum, C-6IC Cable, Torque Arm, T-250 Tool Set  Buy Now
23908 A-39AF  Drum Front and AUTOFEED Assembly  Buy Now
23913 A-39AF  Replacement AUTOFEED Cartridge  Buy Now
41937 RIDGID® Leather Drain Cleaning Gloves  Buy Now
70032 RIDGID® PVC Drain Cleaning Gloves  Buy Now
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Rated 4.4 out of 5 by 37 reviewers.
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Rated 4 out of 5 by Works weell I liked all other cables needs to be marked so the you know how many feet that you have used. It could also use a stand for holding it. March 31, 2016
Rated 5 out of 5 by The best answer to clogs, better than chemicals, this won't eat pipes!!!! This is a GREAT product! The auto feed is ingenious! You can feel the cable dig through the clogs, it will even pull the cable at times when it hits a clog, then you just reverse the cable a little. I love the lifetime warranty to!! If you use a hand snake you will throw it away after you use this thing. February 3, 2016
Rated 2 out of 5 by Don't recommend this product. Had it out for 2 uses and the handle slide that triggers the rod in/out movement must have bent or something and it is jamming the cable now. The rep is never around and have to wait forever to hear back about any possible warranties. I took it all apart, thought it was working well and turned it on to try it and it would not work. This sucks. November 29, 2015
Rated 5 out of 5 by great tool to use! tool was easy to handle and control, great investment. October 21, 2015
Rated 4 out of 5 by Good product Will be better if is possible to have a simple counter, which show how many meters are in the pipes. Missing more range of extra parts. For example - it is very difficult to find 6 mm. cable. The work environment is real clear. I like this. October 15, 2015
Rated 5 out of 5 by great machine for the price, relativelky portable compared to the big clunkers of General and Spartan When 49.95 sewer cleanout could not send someone on Labor Day weekend when I had 1/2-1" standing water in the basement, I searched on-line for a drain cleaning machine to snake out 4" main to street and back to the house. Ridgid K-400 fit my needs and K-45 the same for 1-1/2 and 2" sinK line to the main u-trap and back to house. Make sure to do spiral first, then spade or cutting head, as needed. DON'T BE CHEAP! READ THE MANUAL FIRST BEFORE USING THE MACHINE. Write the model and serial numbers on the manual, and REGISTER YOUR TOOL TO BE PROTECTED BY RIGID'S LIFETIME WARANTEE (UNUSUAL TO THE INDUSTRY). MUST wear leather work gloves in working the snake BUT I wear rubber gloves on hands as well to make waterproof and prevent sewer muck that goes through the work gloves from entering any small cuts on my hands. Slight problem w/ the rolling wheels as machine tended to drag on floor rather than roll on its wheels. Perhaps wheels should be larger diameter for bottom clearance. September 17, 2015
Rated 5 out of 5 by It's very easy to use, And it's a lot liter then other brand's . Other brand's I used in the past were heavy and it took a lot out of my arm's to run it. But this was very easy to use and a lot lighter. And it still had the ball's to tear through a tough clog I had. September 10, 2015
Rated 5 out of 5 by Like the front handle to go forward and back is really nice feature 4 Hi tried it on the bathroom sink it went through the P-trap when I was doing it, it was hard to take out of the P-trap because there was a hole in it and it wrapped around the trash bag in the trashcan , I was hoping it would go around the P-trap but it's so sharp point on it I just poked a hole through the the metal on the P-trap . So I put it through the hole in the sink I mean in the wall and it works really great only two couples minutes and it was done ! Tried it in the tub or the air vents that took the plate off and then it went through there just a couple 2 to 3 feet only took a couple seconds and then it was cleaned up. The hardest thing is to clean the hair off the tip when you're done with the project . September 7, 2015
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what is the different between K-45-7 and k-45af-7 ? they have the same items included, is it the k-45-7 does not include autofeed?

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You are correct. The K-45AF has an autofeed, the ones that do not have the "AF" do not have an autofeed. You can always purchase the autofeed at a later time if you need to, part number 23908 is the autofeed and front drum assembly so you can change it to the AF version.
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The only difference between the two is that the K-45 does NOT include the autofeed. AF stands for "auto feed". I highly recommend getting the optional autofeed, purchasing the K-45AF.
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No the K-45-7 does not have autofeed, you have to manually feed out the snake.
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I believe it is the auto feed WHICH IS WELL WORTH IT, IT IS GREAT!! BUY AUTO FEED, YOU WILL NOT REGRET IT!!
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Update: The K-45 drain Cleaner does have autofeed and return
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Yes the difference is the autofeed feature
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