Temporary reverse flow

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Thekatocat
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My Pool: 10000 gal in ground polygonal Pebble tech, intelliflow var speed, sand filter using not regular or De but a newer filtering medium?

Temporary reverse flow

Postby Thekatocat » Thu 11 Jul, 2019 10:08

When my pumps starts up there is a gush of reverse flow causing my skimmer and floater valve to upturn, after the gush, the skimmer returns to normal flow and suction?


Teapot
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My Pool: 12 x 24 (45m3) liner pool, Triton TR60 filter with AFM glass media (Activate) and variable speed pump running 0.08HP
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Re: Temporary reverse flow

Postby Teapot » Thu 11 Jul, 2019 12:04

That's not right.
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Re: Temporary reverse flow

Postby Denniswiseman » Fri 12 Jul, 2019 06:08

Maybe some images of your setup with an indication of pipes may help
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