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deepo
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Skimmer

Postby deepo » Fri 04 Jun, 2021 15:42

my older inground pool has a skimmer 3'4" deep! I can't reach to attach any hoses etc. is there a fix for this? Why were skimmers ever designed this deep?


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Re: Skimmer

Postby Denniswiseman » Sat 05 Jun, 2021 01:57

It isn't a skimmer if it's that deep. Never heard of this before
You need to rig up a vacuum port or get a pool robot and leaf net

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