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INTEX POOL CLEANING

YOU CAN USE A 30 GALLON CLEAN PLASTIC DRUM TO VACUUM OUT YOUR POOL BY GOING IN ONE SIDE WITH YOUR OUTLET HOSE CONNECTION WITH A 6 ' PIPE INSIDE THE DRUM, AND BY USING A PIPE 4 INCHES OFF THE BOTTOM ON THE DISCHARGE SIDE GOING INTO THE PUMP. COVER THE BOTTOM OF THE DISCHARGE (THE LONG PIPE) WITH A PIECE OF PANTYHHOSE CLAMPED ON THE END AND THE TRASH FROM THE POOL WILL STAY IN THE DRUM INSTEAD OF GOING INTO THE FILTER. AFTER VACCUMING OUT DISCONNECT THE DRUM, AND REHOOK YOUR HOSES AS NORMAL TO THE PUMP. CLEAN THE DEBRIS FROM THE DRUM AND YOU'LL BE READY FOR THE NEXT TIME. JUST FILL THE DRUM BEFORE YOU START WITH POOL WATER,IF YOU DO THIS YOU WON'T LOSE ANY WATER. OF COURSE YOU HAVE TO PURCHASE THE CONNECTIONS TO ADAPT TO YOUR HOSES. BLEED THE AIR OT YOUR PUMP AND YOU'LL BE AMAZED AT HOW MANY FILTERS YOU SAVE FROM THE TRASH FROM VACUUMING STRAIGHT INTO THE FILTER.

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