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    Adding a vacuum port-Intex 24x52 Metal Frame ool

    I am looking into cutting a new port for vacuuming our 24 x 52 Intex Metal Frame Pool. What supplies are needed to cut the hole and Install port? Where can I purchase items?

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    Re: Adding a vacuum port-Intex 24x52 Metal Frame ool

    Welcome to TFP Wanda!

    Someone who's done this ought t be along before too much longer. Best of luck, and enjoy your summer.
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    Re: Adding a vacuum port-Intex 24x52 Metal Frame ool

    I used a standard Hayward wall fitting, and put it right in the original hole in the liner. I'm not sure of the exact model number, but this should be it:

    http://www.inyopools.com/Products/07501352030405.htm

    The newer pools will require you to cut out the original opening.

    They also make vacuum port adapters with spring loaded covers that screw into the Hayward fitting.

    http://www.inyopools.com/Products/07501352028003.htm
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    Re: Adding a vacuum port-Intex 24x52 Metal Frame ool

    i ordered mine off of amazon: https://www.amazon.com/Hayward-SP102...nut+and+Gasket

    i actually ordered another one tonight so i could add another outlet so i can hook up my intex auto pool cleaner. that way i dont have to keep taking my return jet off.
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