Backwash Valves: Pool School by PoolPlaza Pool Supplies

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Backwash Valves

The backwash valve directs the flow of water through the filter.  There are two main types
of backwash valves.  The simplest is the push-pull valve (known as plunger valve) and the other is the multiport valve (known also as a dial valve).  Some
filters (Purex) have a bottom mounted valve, but they are less common.

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types of backwash valves and other related topics.


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