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Thread: Eyeball question

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    purple_duckk's Avatar
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    Mar 2009

    Eyeball question

    Hmm, just occured to me that none of my returns have eyeballs. Is this negativly effecting my filtration system by not giving it enough back pressure?
    24,000 gallon concrete pool, super old 250# StaRite sand filter and a 1hp Centurian pump. Polaris robot with booster in possesion, but not hooked up yet.

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    Mod Squad JohnT's Avatar
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    Re: Eyeball question

    The lack of back pressure doesn't hurt the filter's operation, but it can reduce the effectiveness of the skimmer and general circulation of the water which would result in poorer filtering.
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