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    2" pipe, 1.5" connections

    Im running 2" pipe for all my plumbing. My connections on my equipment is 1.5". Does it benefit me at all to upsize from 1.5 to 2 for the short run between pump and filter?

    2" to main drains
    2" to returns
    2" to skimmer
    using all 2" Jandy valves.
    DIY 18x36 IG Vinyl Rectangle with 2 foot radius; Steel Walls. 8' steps w/t 2 step jets; 2 MD, 1 Skimmer, 2 returns; Hayward Pro Series 24 Inch 300# Sand Pool ; Hayward color logic 4.0 LED light; 2" PVC pipe 4 Jandy Valves, Hayward PL-P-4, SWCG

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    Re: 2" pipe, 1.5" connections

    It will benefit "some", I would do it.
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    Re: 2" pipe, 1.5" connections

    Excellent, thanks!
    DIY 18x36 IG Vinyl Rectangle with 2 foot radius; Steel Walls. 8' steps w/t 2 step jets; 2 MD, 1 Skimmer, 2 returns; Hayward Pro Series 24 Inch 300# Sand Pool ; Hayward color logic 4.0 LED light; 2" PVC pipe 4 Jandy Valves, Hayward PL-P-4, SWCG

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