Top 10 Above Ground Sand Filters
for January 2022

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Intex Krystal Clear Sand Filter Pump for Above Ground Pools, 14

Intex Krystal Clear Sand Filter Pump for Above Ground Pools

14", 110-120V with Gfci

by Intex Recreation Corp.
What We like

Strainer basket - easy cleaning, prolongs life of sand

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Product Features

  • Hydro aeration technology is incorporated into the filter pump for improved circulation and filtration, improved water clarity and increased negative ions at the water surface.Glass media capacity: 55lb
  • 24 hour automatic timer
  • Pump flow Rate: 2800 GPH. System flow Rate: 2, 150 GPH
  • 6 function control - enables pool owner to filter, backwash, rinse, recirculate, drain & close system

24 hour automatic timer Pump flow rate: 2800 gph. system flow rate: 2, 150 gph Hydro aeration technology is incorporated into the filter pump for improved circulation and filtration, improved water clarity and increased negative ions at the water surface.glass media capacity: 55lb 6 function control - enables pool owner to filter, backwash, rinse, recirculate, drain & close system

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Intex Krystal Clear Sand Filter Pump for Above Ground Pools, 12-inch, 110-120V with GFCI

Intex Krystal Clear Sand Filter Pump for Above Ground Pools

12-inch, 110-120V with GFCI

by Intex Recreation Corp.
What We like

Strainer basket - easy cleaning, prolongs life of sand

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Product Features

  • 24 hour automatic timer; Maximum pool size (water capacity): 12,800 gal (48.4m3)
  • Pump flow Rate: 12100 GPH. System flow Rate: 1, 600 GPH
  • Hydro aeration technology is incorporated into the filter pump for improved circulation and filtration, improved water clarity and increased negative ions at the water surface
  • 6 function control - enables pool owner to filter, backwash, rinse, recirculate, drain & close system

Pump flow rate: 12100 gph. system flow rate: 1, 600 gph 6 function control - enables pool owner to filter, backwash, rinse, recirculate, drain & close system 24 hour automatic timer; maximum pool size (water capacity): 12,800 gal (48.4m3) Hydro aeration technology is incorporated into the filter pump for improved circulation and filtration, improved water clarity and increased negative ions at the water surface

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Rx Clear Radiant Complete Sand Filter System | for Above Ground Swimming Pool | Extreme Niagara 1.5 HP Pump | 22 Inch Tank | 220 Lb Sand Capacity | Up to 26,000 Gallons

Rx Clear Radiant Complete Sand Filter System

for Above Ground Swimming Pool, Extreme Niagara 1.5 HP Pump, 22 Inch Tank, 220 Lb Sand Capacity, Up to 26,000 Gallons

by Rx Clear
What We like

CLEAN AND SAFE WATER - This filter is designed to handle the filtration needs of many of today's pools. It provides a high performance, easy-to-use operating system that filters your above ground pool water making it crystal clean and safe for swimming.

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Product Features

  • SEE THROUGH SCREEN - The Extreme Force Pump features a 2-piece strainer cover with clear view port and pool filter basket to catch all the pool debris to ensures free-flowing operations at all times. This pump is designed for maximum performance and economy in an above ground swimming pool pump.
  • ALL IN ONE POOL EQUIPMENT - The Rx Clear Radiant Complete Sand Filter System is a full system that includes the Rx Clear Extreme Niagara pool pump, tank, 3' high pressure hose, stainless steel clamps and backwash hose fittings to connect providing your pools flawless filtration needs, & 6 power cord. THIS FILTER SYSTEM CANNOT BE SOLD IN/SHIPPED TO CALIFORNIA OR FLORIDA. Pool pumps, 1 HP or larger, that are sold in/shipped to California and Florida must be variable or 2 speed motors.
  • EASY TO INSTALL - The core of these systems is the one-piece blow-molded tank that sits atop a universal base. Includes a top mount, with a 6-position multi-port valve and has a high capacity sand bed to catch more debris and extends filter cycles.

All in one pool equipment - the Rx Clear radiant complete sand filter system is a full system that includes the Rx Clear extreme niagara pool pump, tank, 3' high pressure hose, stainless steel clamps and backwash hose fittings to connect providing your pools flawless filtration needs, & 6 power cord. this filter system cannot be sold in/shipped to california or florida. pool pumps, 1 hp or larger, that are sold in/shipped to california and florida must be variable or 2 speed motors. See through screen - the extreme force pump features a 2-piece strainer cover with clear view port and pool filter basket to catch all the pool debris to ensures free-flowing operations at all times. this pump is designed for maximum performance and economy in an above ground swimming pool pump. Easy to install - the core of these systems is the one-piece blow-molded tank that sits atop a universal base. includes a top mount, with a 6-position multi-port valve and has a high capacity sand bed to catch more debris and extends filter cycles.

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Intex Krystal Clear 2150 GPH Sand Filter Pump & Saltwater System with E.C.O. (Electrocatalytic Oxidation) for Above Ground Pools, 110-120V with GFCI, Grey

Intex Krystal Clear 2150 GPH Sand Filter Pump & Saltwater System with E.C.O. (Electrocatalytic Oxidation) for Above Ground Pools

110-120V with GFCI, Grey

by Intex
What We like

BETTER THAN A STANDARD CARTRIDGE SYSTEM: Easy operation 6-way filter valve makes maintenance easy, giving options to backwash, rinse, recirculate, drain, filter, and close system; Controlled automatically with a built-in 24-hour timer

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Product Features

  • FILTER PUMP: The Intex Krystal Clear filter pump with Hydro Aeration Technology improves circulation and filtration, improves water clarity, and increased negative ions in the water; Runs on 110-120V and weighs 54.9 pounds
  • Power source type: Corded Electric
  • 16-INCH SAND FILTER TANK: Heavy-duty 16-inch sand filter tank diameter (sand not included); Safe chlorine is produced and salt is added and passed through the titanium-coated electrolytic cell during filtration
  • COMPATIBLE: The Intex pump is compatible with above ground pools from 4,800 to 15,000 gallon capacity
  • AMPLE PUMP AND SYSTEM FLOW RATES: Features a pump flow rate of 2,650 GPH and system flow rate of 2,150 GPH; Equipped with GFCI for added safety that shuts off the pump if electrical current is exposed to water

Compatible: the Intex pump is compatible with above ground pools from 4,800 to 15,000 gallon capacity Ample pump and system flow rates: features a pump flow rate of 2,650 gph and system flow rate of 2,150 gph; equipped with gfci for added safety that shuts off the pump if electrical current is exposed to water Power source type: corded electric 16-inch sand filter tank: heavy-duty 16-inch sand filter tank diameter (sand not included); safe chlorine is produced and salt is added and passed through the titanium-coated electrolytic cell during filtration Filter pump: the Intex krystal clear filter pump with hydro aeration technology improves circulation and filtration, improves water clarity, and increased negative ions in the water; runs on 110-120v and weighs 54.9 pounds

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Harris H1572230 Vortex 24 inch Above Ground Sand Filter System with 1.5 HP Pump

Harris Pool Products Harris H1572230 Vortex 24 inch Above Ground Sand Filter System with 1.5 HP Pump

by Harris Pool Products
What We like

The 24 Inch Filter is designed to work with water at temperature's from 32 degrees to 113 degrees fahrenheit

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Product Features

  • 7-position dial valve with 360 degree rotation and flange clamp attachment
  • **THIS ITEM IS NOT AVAILABLE FOR SALE IN THE STATE OF CALIFORNIA! **
  • Hydraulically balanced laterals to maximize water flow and filtration
  • Always use #20 Silica Sand or ZeoSand

7-position dial valve with 360 degree rotation and flange clamp attachment Hydraulically balanced laterals to maximize water flow and filtration Always use #20 silica sand or zeosand **this item is not available for sale in the state of california! **

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Rx Clear Radiant Sand Filter | for Above Ground Swimming Pools | 22 Inch Tank | 6-Position Valve | Comes with 1.5 Inch Threaded Connections | 220 Pound Sand Capacity | Up to 26,000 Gallons

Rx Clear Radiant Sand Filter

for Above Ground Swimming Pools, 22 Inch Tank, 6-Position Valve, Comes with 1.5 Inch Threaded Connections, 220 Pound Sand Capacity, Up to 26,000 Gallons

by Rx Clear
What We like

CLEAN AND SAFE POOL WATER This pool filter is designed to handle the filtration needs of many of today's swimming pools. It provides an efficient, easy-to-use operating system that will assist in keeping your above ground pool water crystal clean and safe for swimming.

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Product Features

  • EASY TO INSTALL - Labeled ports on the 6-way top mount filter valve are clearly visible for the pump and return. Comes with 1.5 inch threaded connections, a filter base and users manual. Includes 6-position valve, this tank holds 220 lbs of sand.
  • FILTER MEDIA OPTIONS AVAILABLE - For optimal performance, this 22 unit requires the following media amounts: 5 boxes Rx Clear Luster Filter Media or 220 lbs of traditional Grade 20 Silica Sand
  • WILL IT FIT MY ABOVE GROUND POOL? - The Rx Clear Radiant 22-inch sand filter is designed for above ground pools measuring up to 26,000 gallons.

Easy to install - labeled ports on the 6-way top mount filter valve are clearly visible for the pump and return. comes with 1.5 inch threaded connections, a filter base and users manual. includes 6-position valve, this tank holds 220 lbs of sand. Will it fit my above ground pool? - the Rx Clear radiant 22-inch sand filter is designed for above ground pools measuring up to 26,000 gallons. Filter media options available - for optimal performance, this 22 unit requires the following media amounts: 5 boxes Rx Clear luster filter media or 220 lbs of traditional grade 20 silica sand

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Bestway 58516E Flowclear 800 gal Pump w/GFCI Plug | 800 Gallon/Hour Flow Rate | Cleans Water for Above Ground Pools Sand Filter, White/Gray

Bestway 58516E Flowclear 800 gal Pump w/GFCI Plug

800 Gallon/Hour Flow Rate, Cleans Water for Above Ground Pools Sand Filter, White/Gray

by Bestway
What We like

EFFICIENTLY FILTERS POOL WATER: The sand traps dirt and debris in a durable, corrosion-resistant filter tank as a pre-filter strainer basket catches larger debris, such as leaves, hair, and dirt to ensure that the pump lasts many summers of use. Water flows through the pool pump at a flow rate of 800 gallons/hr.

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Product Features

  • HASSLE-FREE ASSEMBLY: This product arrives pre-assembled for added convenience. A top flange clamp design with 360 degrees rotation s quick and smooth installation.
  • COST-EFFECTIVE SOLUTION: A sand filter pump uses silica sand instead of a traditional filter cartridge. Those cartridges need to be replaced every 2 weeks while the sand lasts up to 3 years. Sand is not included.
  • CLEAN, HEALTHY WATER: Our filter comes with the ChemConnect Dispenser, which maintains gentle and skin-friendly water by providing a stable level of chlorine that is evenly dispersed throughout the entire pool.
  • IDEAL FOR ABOVE GROUND POOLS: Compatible with most 300-4, 200 gallon capacity above ground pools. An adapter is included if the pool valve diameter has a diameter of 1. 25 inches.

Hassle-free assembly: this product arrives pre-assembled for added convenience. a top flange clamp design with 360 degrees rotation s quick and smooth installation. Clean, healthy water: our filter comes with the chemconnect dispenser, which maintains gentle and skin-friendly water by providing a stable level of chlorine that is evenly dispersed throughout the entire pool. Ideal for above ground pools: compatible with most 300-4, 200 gallon capacity above ground pools. an adapter is included if the pool valve diameter has a diameter of 1. 25 inches. Cost-effective solution: a sand filter pump uses silica sand instead of a traditional filter cartridge. those cartridges need to be replaced every 2 weeks while the sand lasts up to 3 years. sand is not included.

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Intex 3000 GPH Above Ground Pool Sand Filter Pump w/ Deluxe Pool Maintenance Kit

Intex 3000 GPH Above Ground Pool Sand Filter Pump w/ Deluxe Pool Maintenance Kit

by Intex
What We like

Strainer basket included on pump prolongs the life of the sand and is easy to clean

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Product Features

  • 6-function control makes maintenance easy, giving options to backwash, rinse, recirculate, drain, filter, and close the system
  • Built-in 24-hour timer enables you to set automatic filtration times for the pool to save on daily maintenance
  • Simple to use and easy to operate sand filter pump that will outperform your standard cartridge filters
  • Intex 3000 GPH Above Ground Pool Sand Filter Pump

Simple to use and easy to operate sand filter pump that will outperform your standard cartridge filters 6-function control makes maintenance easy, giving options to backwash, rinse, recirculate, drain, filter, and close the system Built-in 24-hour timer enables you to set automatic filtration times for the pool to save on daily maintenance Intex 3000 gph above ground pool sand filter pump

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Intex 3000 GPH Above Ground Pool Sand Filter Pump w/ 1.5 Inch Pump Hose (2 Pack)

Intex 3000 GPH Above Ground Pool Sand Filter Pump w/ 1.5 Inch Pump Hose (2 Pack)

by Intex
What We like

Strainer basket included on pump prolongs the life of the sand and is easy to clean

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Product Features

  • Built-in 24-hour timer enables you to set automatic filtration times for the pool to save on daily maintenance
  • Intex 3000 GPH Above Ground Pool Sand Filter Pump
  • Simple to use and easy to operate sand filter pump that will outperform your standard cartridge filters
  • 6-function control makes maintenance easy, giving options to backwash, rinse, recirculate, drain, filter, and close the system

Built-in 24-hour timer enables you to set automatic filtration times for the pool to save on daily maintenance 6-function control makes maintenance easy, giving options to backwash, rinse, recirculate, drain, filter, and close the system Intex 3000 gph above ground pool sand filter pump Simple to use and easy to operate sand filter pump that will outperform your standard cartridge filters

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Raypak Protege SF 25

Raypak Protege SF 25" Top Mount Above Ground Pool Sand Filter Tank

by Raypak
What We like

Raypak Protege sand filters cost up to 25% less than above-ground sand filters, but provide the same great features and benefits

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Product Features

  • Oversized filter valve handle and 1.5" ports
  • Tank is unaffected by UV rays or temperature extremes due to the high-impact resistant polymers
  • Wide, sturdy base for a level surface
  • One-piece rotomolded filter tank

Oversized filter valve handle and 1.5" ports Wide, sturdy base for a level surface One-piece rotomolded filter tank Tank is unaffected by uv rays or temperature extremes due to the high-impact resistant polymers

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