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    New Filter Timer

    Sick of being locked into a timer "window" with the built in timer on my Intex system, I bought a Woods Digital timer and made a small outdoor box for it from some pressure treated scraps I had laying around.

    Everything plugs into into a proper GFCI outlet, power cord to timer is 14ga, about 20' long.

    It's pretty stable with both legs about 6" into the ground, and it's nice to have a GFCI protected outlet right next to my pool cabinet.

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    Re: New Filter Timer

    Handy and very nice DIY work.
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    Re: New Filter Timer

    Fancy! Nice work!
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    Re: New Filter Timer

    Nice. Do you plan on replacing the extension cord you have supplying the outlet? I'm guessing you have the other end plugged into the GFCI outlet?
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    Re: New Filter Timer

    Quote Originally Posted by ps0303 View Post
    Nice. Do you plan on replacing the extension cord you have supplying the outlet? I'm guessing you have the other end plugged into the GFCI outlet?
    It will stay as is, and will be pulled for winter storage with the pump.

    Yes, GFCI protected.

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