Pool Intakes: Pool School by PoolPlaza Pool Supplies

and Valves
Intakes:  Intake
  |  Skimmers  |  Drains  |  Vacuum

Pool Intakes

The Intake Side Plumbing

This diagram illustrates the flow of water as it is drawn from the pool into the pump.  On a typical pool and spa
combination, water can be pulled into the pump from the pool main drain, the pool skimmer(s) or the spa drain.  We will discuss the proper valve settings later.



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