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is it good for ten year are older
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Is the Wooden stand part of the supply or is it only the spiral that is supplied. It is not clear what will be supplied.
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is it good for ten year are older
Metal-Frame Swimming Pool, 20' x 48"

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Metal-Frame Swimming Pool, 20' x 48"

Instead of paying cover at a public pool facility, enjoy your very own in the privacy of your backyard. The kids, as well as the entire family, will enjoy the refreshing coolness, especially on hot summer days. This above-ground swimming pool comes with instructions for setup. Also included with your above-ground swimming pool are a ladder, filter pump, repair patch and cover to keep leaves and debris out. The swimming pool comes with a metal frame for added strength.
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Questions & Answers for Metal-Frame Swimming Pool, 20' x 48"

Question

How deep is a 20x48

asked 5 years, 2 months ago
By
an anonymous customer
 - watertown
on Metal-Frame Swimming Pool, 20' x 48"
3 answers
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answer 1
Depending on your pool brand. A 48 inch pool will actually hold 42 to 44 inches of water. Hope this helps.
answered 5 years, 2 months ago
By
ScubaDve
answer 2
48 inches is 4 feet
answered 5 years, 2 months ago
By
shortcake101
answer 3
48 inches= 4 feet deep
answered 5 years, 2 months ago
By
royst
Question

Is it normal to have a few leaks at the seams?

We just put up our pool and there are 2 leaks.
asked 5 years, 3 months ago
By
an anonymous customer
on Metal-Frame Swimming Pool, 20' x 48"
3 answers
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answer 1
The leaks in my pool were so small, we didn't see any sign of the first one for 3 days. In that time, it made a wet spot the size of a medium potato---it wasn't spraying at all. The second one was even less evident. I keep checking for more but, luckily, so far I haven't found one. For the money, I think you're bound to see something like this and if all it takes is a couple small patches ( I found some great ones that work underwater so you don't have to drain the pool), it's well worth it. Right now, I don't have the money to buy a $6000 pool and this one fits the bill perfectly.
answered 5 years, 3 months ago
By
iamara
 - Dixon, Illinois
answer 2
I wouldn't say it's normal to have leaks, but I had 2 leaks in mine also. They were easily repaired and so far, it's been great. These leaks were also on the seams
answered 5 years, 3 months ago
By
iamara
 - Dixon, Illinois
answer 3
No. I would take it back immediately- even if you are not worried about keeping the water level at a certain place- you'll never be able to keep your chlorine and ph levels right with water leaking out and being replaced.
answered 5 years, 3 months ago
By
simkytten
 - Eden, NC
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Do I understand this right, you "CAN NOT" use the saltwater system on this pool?

asked 5 years, 5 months ago
By
an anonymous customer
on Metal-Frame Swimming Pool, 20' x 48"
3 answers
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answer 1
We bought the saltwater system from walmart and it is working fine on this pool.
answered 5 years, 1 month ago
By
LauraR
answer 2
That is true unless you want to change out the entire filtration system including the way it hooks up to the pool. It is not a Intex pool.
I have tried it and it would cost me more than what the pool is worth
answered 5 years, 4 months ago
By
unhappypoolboy
 - Savannah Ga.
answer 3
I answered this under a similar question. Yes you can, I don't know why some say you can't. The saltwater system by Intex comes with adaptors that fit the hoses on this pools filter. I am using it and it is working great.
answered 5 years, 4 months ago
By
Kensud
Question

How many gallons does this pool hold?

asked 5 years, 4 months ago
By
an anonymous customer
 - AR
on Metal-Frame Swimming Pool, 20' x 48"
3 answers
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answer 1
The person that said it holds 12,000 - 13,000 gallons is so very wrong!!! The pool would need to be 24' x 52". Intex's site says the 24' x 52" is 12,481 gallons. A 20' x 48" would be approx. 8,000 gallons since the 18' x 48" is 6,423 gallons. Intex's site has a chart that shows gallons but does NOT list this size being sold!

I hope this helps!
answered 5 years, 3 months ago
By
ChicagolandMommy
 - Round Lake Beach, Illinois
answer 2
8800 Gals.
answered 5 years, 3 months ago
By
NCFireman56
 - North Carolina
answer 3
it can hold between 12,000 to 13,000
gallons
answered 5 years, 3 months ago
By
theweeze
 - ohio
Question

how many gallons of water does it hold

asked 5 years, 2 months ago
By
poolboy2
on Metal-Frame Swimming Pool, 20' x 48"
3 answers
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answer 1
Here is a calculation for pool water volume:
length X Width X Average Depth X Multiplier = Gallons
Round or Oval pool: multiplier = 5.9
Rectangle, square, or free-form pool:multiplier = 7.5.
For round pools use Diameter X Diameter instead of length X width
Answer= 9440
answered 5 years, 2 months ago
By
Fkeller
 - Berlin, MD
answer 2
According to an HTH graph about 1600 gallons.
answered 5 years, 2 months ago
By
Fkeller
 - Berlin, MD
answer 3
I used WikiAnswers- i was curious to b/c i ordered the same pool 20x48 converted to 9,4000 gallons
answered 5 years, 2 months ago
By
sprngr1
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What is the name brand of this featured 20'X48" pool? And does it come with ground cloth, filter cartridges, skimmer, etc?

asked 5 years, 3 months ago
By
Moorma
on Metal-Frame Swimming Pool, 20' x 48"
3 answers
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answer 1
We just bought this pool and there is no ground cover that comes with it. The skimmer is built in to the pump and filter system. It comes with one filter cartridge. You have to purchase more about every 2 weeks. Depending on use.
answered 5 years, 1 month ago
By
kastarr
answer 2
It does not come with a ground cloth.
answered 5 years, 1 month ago
By
LauraR
answer 3
Intex Pool Systems makes this pool, and yes, all those items come with this pool.
answered 5 years, 3 months ago
By
RockfordMommy
 - Round Lake Beach, Illinois
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is there a maitance kit for this pool.

asked 5 years, 4 months ago
By
hopeitworks
 - lincolnton, nc
on Metal-Frame Swimming Pool, 20' x 48"
2 answers
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answer 1
There are several options that you can do, there is a cheap kit at Wal-Mart (apx. $20.00) which includes a skimmer and a vac, but my recomendation is purchase the vac that attaches to the filter system and the skimmer head. This option costs alittle more but is well worth it.
answered 5 years, 3 months ago
By
NCFireman56
 - North Carolina
answer 2
Yes there is. Go to a pool store there they can help you choose the right kit.
the kits are not that expensive but it's
worth having.
answered 5 years, 3 months ago
By
theweeze
 - ohio
Question

where do I find a pool motor for your 18by48

I bought this pool last year. We went through two motors before the summer was up. this product is not worth the money ,but I can't afford another one now. It's the 18x48
asked 5 years, 3 months ago
By
Debbiep22
on Metal-Frame Swimming Pool, 20' x 48"
2 answers
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answer 1
You can get parts on a sight by brandsonsale.com Good luck.
answered 5 years, 3 months ago
By
Momstired2
 - S.E. Wisconsin
answer 2
My local walmart sells the filter individually, I believe they also sell it online.
answered 5 years, 3 months ago
By
ChicagolandMommy
 - Round Lake Beach, Illinois
Question

how do you get parts for this pool? I have one and i can not find a service # the pool lasted a year when i hooked it back uk the pump went out.

need pump and skimmer
asked 5 years, 2 months ago
By
mkmxr310
 - 43315
on Metal-Frame Swimming Pool, 20' x 48"
2 answers
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answer 1
I have the exact same problem with my pump as of this morning. I am going to call the 800 number tomorrow and if they give me an answer i will relay. sorry but i have no answer right now.
answered 5 years, 2 months ago
By
maddog1962
 - jacksonville,fl
answer 2
Parts Dept. (800) 813-0206
website www.genfoam.com
answered 5 years, 2 months ago
By
kyla2871
 - NJ
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Who is the manufacturer of model# M-P20-2048-D. I want to know if there is a vacuum system available for the through the wall skimmer/filter.

asked 5 years, 3 months ago
By
Superbud
on Metal-Frame Swimming Pool, 20' x 48"
2 answers
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answer 1
There should be a vacuum adapter that came with your pool. It's a round disc with a nozzle that a vacuum hose attaches to. You have to buy a vacuum hose to fit that, the vacuum head and handle. Take the floppy "door" off the inside of the skimmer from within the pool and attach the vacuum hose to that. Turn the filter back on and away you go. I just tried mine for the first time and it's really easy and my pool sparkles.
answered 5 years, 3 months ago
By
iamara
 - Dixon, Illinois
answer 2
It's made by Gen Foam, made especially for Walmart. It's not made by Intex. I don't know about the vacuum, sorry.
answered 5 years, 3 months ago
By
Moorma
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