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    Intex 2650 Pump - how long should it run?

    How long should i run the pump on my intex 15x48" ? I have the 2650 sand filter at the pool store they told it should run minimum 8 hours but in the instruction book it says 2 hours
    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: Intex 2650 Pump - how long should it run?

    You run it as long as it takes to keep the pool clean and to allow enough time for proper circulation and chlorination. I'd start with about 8 hours and read the Pool School article on how to adjust it from there.
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    Re: Intex 2650 Pump - how long should it run?

    I have been running it for the past few days for 4 hours
    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: Intex 2650 Pump - how long should it run?

    If that works for you then it's fine.
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    Re: Intex 2650 Pump - how long should it run?

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

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