DM138A sink machine by Duracable Manufacturing  with a 14" enclosed poly reel and 3/8" x 90' cable

Sink Machine | DM138A | 14" Polyethylene Reel and 3/8" x 90' cable | Duracable Manufacturing Co

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Cable Diameter:
3/8" Cable
Reel Type:
Polyethylene Reel

DM138 Drain Machine by Duracable

DM138 machine package
14” enclosed polyethylene drum reel, 90 feet of 3/8” diameter DuraFlex drain cable

  • Sink style drain cleaning machine
  • For 1-1/4” to 3” lines
  • Use the DM138 for residential drain lines, sinks, shower and bathtub drains.


  • 1/4 HP motor
  • 230 RPM


  • Continuous weld steel frame
  • Self-aligning front bearing mount
  • Safety air foot pedal
  • Ground Fault Circuit Interrupter
  • Vertical or horizontal operation
  • Quick-change reel
  • Optional mini power cable feed and return (add item #780000)


  • 14” polyethylene drum reel
  • 3/8” x 90’ hollow core cable
  • Substitutions may be available – select options above or call 1-800-247-4081 for details. See also DM138A2 machine package which includes both 8” and 14” poly reels, plus a 90-foot long 3/8” drain cable and a 37-foot long ¼” cable.

Recommended reel: 8” or 14”

Recommended cable: 3/8” or 1/4”

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The DM138 residential drain cleaning machine by Duracable features a 1/4HP Motor which operates at 230 rpm with an air foot pedal, a 14" enclosed polyethylene reel and 3/8" x 90' drain cable. It is recommended to use for residential lines, sink drains, bath tub drains, and shower drains.

The DM138 drain cleaning machine is the perfect machine to start with cleaning drains. This model is great for maintenance managers to clear pipes in apartment buildings, as well as for drain cleaning professionals that need a small drain machine for the residential jobs. It’s also popular with plumbers who run into drain problems while on the job.

Why is it called a sink machine? It is one of the smallest drain cleaning machines available, but it has enough power to cut through any tough clog that is found in residential plumbing lines, most often a sink.

The DM138 drain cleaning machine can be run in both horizontal and vertical positions, which allows you to work in tight spaces. It is perfect for cleaning plumbing pipes from 1-inch to 3-inch diameters. The cable reels on the DM138 can easily be switched from a 14" reel to an 8" reel, so changing drain cables diameters is easy. This adaptable drain machine has the versatility to tackle most residential jobs, providing operators more flexibility when choosing drain cables size and length.

And - Duracable drain cleaning machines are manufactured in the USA! We are so confident in our American-made drain cleaning machines that we offer an industry-leading 2-year warranty on the DM138.

Recommended Use: Residential Drain Lines, Sinks, Bathtubs, Shower Drains

The included hollow core drain cable comes without end fittings unless you select male (external thread) or female (internal thread) end fittings from the selection box above. Upgrades or modifications to standard machine components may be available. Please call 1-800-247-4081 to change reel style, cable style, diameter, or length. Additional charges apply.


with 14” reel 14”
with 14” reel 15.25”
Machine only 22.5 lbs.
Machine with reel approx. 30 lbs.
25RA for 8” reel
38RAW-L left revolving arm for 14” reels
38RAW-R right revolving arm for 14” reels
38RAW-L is standard in the DM138A machine package.


Duracable machines are custom built by trained and experienced manufacturers and shipped from our centrally located United States manufacturing plant. Please call us at 1-800-247-4081 for a delivery date estimate, or to arrange for expedited shipping options.

Cable Diameter:
3/8" Cable
Reel Type:
Polyethylene Reel
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Duracable's industry-leading 2-year warranty on manufacturer defects covers the frame and motor from the date of purchase. Contact your account manager or call 1-800-247-4081 for warranty repair or replacement details.

2-year warranty

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