skimmer

greif

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Jul 5, 2010
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hi

what is the purpose of the flapper door on the skimmer box? 1st summer with pool so my turn fo a stupid question

thanks
gary

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Bama Rambler

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Jun 22, 2009
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SouthWest Alabama
It also creates a stronger flow at the top of the water to promote better skimming action.

And on mine, if it's not there the skimmer creates a vortex and sucks in air.
 
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