sand filter size

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    HELP! New 2 HP pump PSI at 46/filter leaking

    Hi there - Our 1.5 hp pool motor/pump died and our local pool supply recommended going to a 2hp. Sounded ok.....the circulation in pool is fantastic! HOWEVER, now after 1 month with new pump our Hayward Pro Series S180T has started leaking.....first at a seam, now today, also from the head...
  2. M

    Krystal Clear Intex Sand Filter (16 in) 3000 GPH Pump - Overpowered for a 15ft x 48in Intex Metal Frame Pool?

    I'm just about finished with my first Intex pool setup I'm hoping someone can help answer a question that I haven't seen fully addressed in previous posts... I have a 16 in 3000 GPH sand filter pump for my 15x48 Intex Metal Frame pool. I bought this filter/pump size thinking that more power...
  3. S

    Need help selecting new pump and filter!

    We have an 18 foot x 45 foot oval above ground pool that is 4.5 ft deep. (approximately 21,500 gal) Vinyl liner, one in-wall skimmer with an 18 in (I think) sand filter and a 1.5 HP pump. This will be the 7th summer we've had the pool. The filter is original, but we've replaced the pump twice...
  4. S

    Replace Media Master Sand Filter with....

    Hi, I have an ancient Media Master Sand Filter. I bought it used years ago. It leaks around the collar. Parts for replacing the collar are no longer available. I have made a gasket for it the past few years to stop leaking but the collar is too brittle to tighten down anymore. So I am looking to...
  5. M

    New Filter & Pump - 20x40 In-Ground 37,000 Gallons

    Hello Everyone, I am fairly new to pool ownership. My wife and I bought a house last year that came with a 20x40 in-ground pool (approx. 37,000 gallons). It came with a Sta-Rite Cartridge Filter and a 3/4 HP Hayward pump. We experienced some difficulties getting our pool from green at open to...
  6. manjones

    Advice for New Pool Equipment

    I am setting up a 2200 gal AG therapy pool for dogs and was quoted for the following pool equipment, but would like feedback. The pool will be indoors, and I plan to insulate around it and keep it covered when not in use. The water temp will be maintained at 88-93F. I understand from...