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I was trying to clear 2" ABS line, serving the kitchen sink, from an outside clean-out. I wasn't having much luck so tried using a rubber blow bag which had been successful in the past. To my surprise 2/3 of the bag blew off into the drain. Water pressure was only 50 #. Any clue on how to get it out?
 

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I was trying to clear 2" ABS line, serving the kitchen sink, from an outside clean-out. I wasn't having much luck so tried using a rubber blow bag which had been successful in the past. To my surprise 2/3 of the bag blew off into the drain. Water pressure was only 50 #. Any clue on how to get it out?
I've had some luck with putting a sharp point on a sprung head with my Kleins and trying to hook it by hand. A drain camera helps immensely.
 

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The worst part is that it also blew apart the ABS pipe at what looks like a fitting. I put my scope in about 4' from the cleanout after coming up with dirt on my cables. The only good part is that I can see the broken blow bag as well. My street pressure here is only about 50#
 

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The worst part is that it also blew apart the ABS pipe at what looks like a fitting. I put my scope in about 4' from the cleanout after coming up with dirt on my cables. The only good part is that I can see the broken blow bag as well. My street pressure here is only about 50#
With pressure that low, the abs was certainly shattering before you touched it.
 
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