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Thread: Sand Filter recommendation for 18ft Intex above ground pool

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    Sand Filter recommendation for 18ft Intex above ground pool

    Which sand filter do y'all recommend? I'm going to ditch the useless cartridge filter.
    Intex 18ft dia. Ultraframe, 6500 gal. above ground Intex pool with Hayward C550 cartridge type filter and Intex Krystal Clear Ozone and saltwater system model ZS8110, Taylor K-2006 test Kit, Pool filter supplemented with Duda Diesel 1 micron filter bag
    Located in Cypress, Tx.

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    Re: Sand Filter recommendation for 18ft Intex above ground p

    I'm going with intex 2650 gph sand filter
    Intex 15X48" /5300 galloms
    Intex 2650 sand filter
    Thru wall skimmer,
    FAS-DPD chlorine test kit K-2006
    Hard plumbed

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    Re: Sand Filter recommendation for 18ft Intex above ground p

    Quote Originally Posted by TCJ4
    I'm going with intex 2650 gph sand filter
    Thx. Was looking at the same also.
    Intex 18ft dia. Ultraframe, 6500 gal. above ground Intex pool with Hayward C550 cartridge type filter and Intex Krystal Clear Ozone and saltwater system model ZS8110, Taylor K-2006 test Kit, Pool filter supplemented with Duda Diesel 1 micron filter bag
    Located in Cypress, Tx.

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    Re: Sand Filter recommendation for 18ft Intex above ground p

    I found one amazon for a good price
    Intex 15X48" /5300 galloms
    Intex 2650 sand filter
    Thru wall skimmer,
    FAS-DPD chlorine test kit K-2006
    Hard plumbed

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    Re: Sand Filter recommendation for 18ft Intex above ground p

    Quote Originally Posted by TCJ4
    I found one amazon for a good price
    It's hard to beat Amazon for prices.
    Intex 18ft dia. Ultraframe, 6500 gal. above ground Intex pool with Hayward C550 cartridge type filter and Intex Krystal Clear Ozone and saltwater system model ZS8110, Taylor K-2006 test Kit, Pool filter supplemented with Duda Diesel 1 micron filter bag
    Located in Cypress, Tx.

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    Re: Sand Filter recommendation for 18ft Intex above ground p

    I know right
    Intex 15X48" /5300 galloms
    Intex 2650 sand filter
    Thru wall skimmer,
    FAS-DPD chlorine test kit K-2006
    Hard plumbed

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    Re: Sand Filter recommendation for 18ft Intex above ground p

    Quote Originally Posted by TCJ4
    I know right
    Wow Aruba? Do you even need a pool in paradise?
    Intex 18ft dia. Ultraframe, 6500 gal. above ground Intex pool with Hayward C550 cartridge type filter and Intex Krystal Clear Ozone and saltwater system model ZS8110, Taylor K-2006 test Kit, Pool filter supplemented with Duda Diesel 1 micron filter bag
    Located in Cypress, Tx.

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    Re: Sand Filter recommendation for 18ft Intex above ground p

    Hahahhahahahahha
    Intex 15X48" /5300 galloms
    Intex 2650 sand filter
    Thru wall skimmer,
    FAS-DPD chlorine test kit K-2006
    Hard plumbed

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    Re: Sand Filter recommendation for 18ft Intex above ground p

    I really prefer pools
    Intex 15X48" /5300 galloms
    Intex 2650 sand filter
    Thru wall skimmer,
    FAS-DPD chlorine test kit K-2006
    Hard plumbed

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    Re: Sand Filter recommendation for 18ft Intex above ground p

    Quote Originally Posted by TCJ4
    I really prefer pools
    the salt does feel crappy after you dry off doesn't it. I used to jump in the ocean when fishing at the flower gardens offshore of Galveston. After drying off I felt like I was wearing a thin salt crusty suit.
    Intex 18ft dia. Ultraframe, 6500 gal. above ground Intex pool with Hayward C550 cartridge type filter and Intex Krystal Clear Ozone and saltwater system model ZS8110, Taylor K-2006 test Kit, Pool filter supplemented with Duda Diesel 1 micron filter bag
    Located in Cypress, Tx.

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    Re: Sand Filter recommendation for 18ft Intex above ground p

    Yeah that's what i hate
    Intex 15X48" /5300 galloms
    Intex 2650 sand filter
    Thru wall skimmer,
    FAS-DPD chlorine test kit K-2006
    Hard plumbed

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    Re: Sand Filter recommendation for 18ft Intex above ground p

    I ordered a Intex 2650 myself from Amazon. Should have it next week - opening pool next weekend - then just wait for it to get warm enough!

    -Chak
    290 Gallon fiberglass reinforced acrylic spa
    Cartridge filter
    Above Ground
    2 x 5HP pumps - unknown flow rate.
    Ozonator
    --------------------------------------------
    6800 Gallon 17' x 48" Vinyl above ground pool (Summer Escapes)
    Intex 2650 Sand Filter

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