Part # W3EC65A
Warranty 1 Year
Alternate Part #'s HAYW3EC65A
Perflex Extended-Cycle D.E. filters clean pools fast, removing particles as small as one micron the first time through. Its patented Flex-Tube™ design gives longer cycles between cleaning because the same D.E. filter powder is used over and over. Plus, Perflex cleans without backwashing, saving hundreds of gallons of treated pool water. An exceptional value as a replacement filter or for new pool installations. For sparkling, clean pools, step up to Perflex.
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The manual says that a diverter valve can be installed for vacuuming to waste during heavy spring clean up or pulling rain water out of the pool. Where would it be installed? Do you sell this valve?
Yes we do carry this diverter valve which you may view or purchase through this link http://www.inyopools.com/Products/07501352023400.htm This valve has 3 ports on it, the valve would screw into the disharge side of your pump and you can have the handle turned so the return water goes through your filter or you can turn the valve in the opposite direction so the dirty water goes to waste and bypasses your filter, this is very helpful when vacuuming or for heavy spring clean up.
Can this pool filter be used for above ground pools or is it strictly used for in ground pools?
Yes, you can use an EC75 on an above ground. It would be over sized depending on the size of the pool.
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Replaced filter with new filter same model. . For start=up I am going to use the old filter head to clean up the pool after winter, then install new head for summer swim season. This way all winter water will clean-up through old fingers that still work ok, only fill up a lot faster and require backwashing to much. Now I won't have to filter old winter water through new fingers. Have the old filter for 37 years, 3 1/2 months swimming season, cleaned filter for every winter down time which I feel did a lot for the longevity of the filter bags. This filter is easy to regenerate, not much maintenance, if keeping up on your water chemistry, Hayward makes a good product in my estimation. Since finding Inyo Pools on the internet, I will use them for all future swimming pool products. They are very knowledgeable, provide video for how to things that might come up, prices are good, no having to travel to local pool stores, Order quantities with no shipping charges, Free pool care guides and updates, beats anyone else I've dealt with in last 37 tears of having an in-ground pool. Thanks Lee Behler