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Last year I reinstalled my 200 gph sand filter (used for 2
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I went out to skim my pool and realized that the pump was not
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I have a Hayward high rate sand filter and have encountered
I have a Hayward high rate sand filter and have encountered a couple of issues today. There was some algae growth in my pool and I mixed some shock in a 5 gal. bucket and filtered the pool water to br… read more
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i just replaced my vari-flo and sand in my filter the pressure
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