Switch the Pump/Filtration system off making it safe to work on.
Open the filter lid, to remove the old sand.
Remove all the old sand.
Disconnect connection on pump side and pipework from pump to filter MPV (union or male fitting)
Disconnect connection on return side pipework from filter MPV to return line of pool.(union or male fitting
Disconnect connection on waste side pipework from filter MPV to backwash line.(union or male fitting))
Pipework may be cut or connections removed by unscrewing fittings.
Remove pool filter from filter housing or installed position.
Install new pool filter in same position as old pool filter.
Connect 3x unions to new pool filter(for easy removal in the future if required)
Reconnect connection on pump side and pipework from pump to filter MPV (pipework above ground).
Reconnect connection on return side pipework from filter MPV to return line of pool(pipework above ground).
Reconnect connection on waste side pipework from filter MPV to backwash line (pipework above ground).
All fittings used in Installation will be 50Mmm P.V.C. fittings with TANGIT solvent weld.
In certain cases where poly pipe is involved in installation special adaptors will be included.
Add in required filter media(SAND/GLASS/FIBRE)
Close the filter with lid and bolts.
POOL FILTER INSTALLATION 2 BAG EARTHCO (EQUE)
R4,099.99 – R4,899.99
The EARTHCO range of sand filters has all the features and quality that you as a customer require.
Supply and Install 2 BAG EARTHCO sand filter with a choice of :
ECO CLEAR Glass (Recommended)
ECO FIBRE Sponge Media
Includes removal of old pool filter (ABOVE GROUND ON FLAT SURFACE ONLY), traveling ,pipework (max 2m) fittings and unions.
The EARTHCO range of sand filters has a seamless, one piece moulded polyethylene tank. Fitted complete with our smooth operating side mounted Multiport valve for easy selection of standard operating features. The EARTHCO range of sand filters is strong, reliable and simple to operate. They feature non-corrosive high flow ABS internal components and an automatic internal air relief system. The EARTHCO range of sand filters is fully factory tested and under normal operating conditions carry a 3 year ex-factory warranty on the tank, the Multiport VALVES carry a 1 year ex-factory warranty valve and internal parts from date of purchase. We will beat any quote!
Recommended pool volume to pump & filter sizes:
0.45kw/0.6kw pool pump / 2 bag sand filter / 20’000 – 50’000 litre pool
0.75kw pool pump / 3 bag sand filter / 50’000 – 85’000 litre pool
1.1kw pool pump / 4 bag sand filter / 85’000 – 150’000 litre pool
However, please note that when replacing your pool sand filter only, we recommend matching it to your current pool pump size as your new filter warranty will be void if installed on a larger pool pump than what is recommended above. (Example: A 3 bag filter on a 1.1kw pump is not advised)