Speck AS160 16" Sand Filter w/ 6-Position TM-12-L Valve & Pressure Gauge - SF50A-00000-0SA



Model # 0001600000

By Speck Pumps



Model # 0001600000

Manufacturer Code SF50A-00000-0SA

Alternate Part #'s AS 160, SF50A-00000-0SA

Product Description

Hi-Rate Sand Filters

The Aquaswim line of sand filters from Speck Pumps combines ease of operation, durability and precision engineering allowing high flow for excellent water clarity.


  • One piece filter body is blow molded of a heavy duty polyethylene plastic, immune to chemicals and environment abuse, to provide a rugged and attractively styled filter.
  • Injection molded support pedestal.
  • Eight corrosion-free, non-clogging, under drain laterals create a totally balanced flow across the full diameter of the sand bed. These precision engineered laterals guarantee high water flow, excellent water clarity, and more efficient back washing.
  • Top mounted, multi-port, multifunction, six position valve with pressure gauge and sight glass provides ultimate filter operation.
  • Drain assembly is located at the bottom of the tank, which makes winterizing or servicing fast and easy. The drain assembly only permits water to be drained.
  • Valve Functions:
    • Filter
    • Backwash
    • Rinse
    • Re-circulate
    • Waste
    • Closed
  • Every filter and multi-port valve is performance tested before leaving the factory.
  • 10 Year prorated limited warranty



Product Specifications

16 in.
Filtration Area:
1.39 sq. ft.
Flow Rating:
35 GPM
Plumbing Size:
1 1/2 in.
100 lbs.
Valve Location:
Valve Type:

?     Asked on 9/16/2018 by Karl Scheiderman

What size is the pump I have a 1.5hp pump now is it to strong for this size filter

A  Answered on 9/17/2018 by InyoPools Product Specialist Lennox H.

Hi, Karl. This filter can only handle a flow rate of 35 GPM. A 1.5 HP pump may be too large depending on your pools Total Dynamic Head (TDH).  


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