This guide is part 2 of a series of guides on what you need to know when installing an Oval Above Ground (AG) Pool. The Upright on an Oval Pool are divided into two groups: the Uprights on the flat sides of the Oval Pool and the Uprights around the curved ends of the Oval Pool This part shows you how to assemble the Strap Assemblies and Uprights required to brace the FLAT side walls of your Oval Above Ground pool. We suggest that you review the previous parts of this series before reading this section. Also, these instructions may vary according to your pool model so consult your owner's manual for any variations.
ATTACH STRAPS TO CHANNELS - Bolt the Strap Units to each Channel of the Straight Side Uprights. Note that there are two different lengths of Strap. Each Strap is stamped with its part number and length. Check with your installation manual for correct sizes and quantities for your particulat pool. Also note that in this picture the Channels are layed on their side for easier assembly.
GO TO NEXT PART - You are now ready to construct the Base Assemblies. Go to "How To Install an AG Oval Pool -Pt 3 Installing Bottom Rail Assemblies". To return to the Overview, go to "How To Assemble an Above Ground Oval Pool - Overview".