21 inch Swimming Pool Sand Filter Side Mount SP500


SP500 – 500mm Swimming pool sand filter for domestic above and below ground swimming pools, water features and general filter operations. Up to 10.80m³ per hour maximum flow rate.


Technical Specification

  • Brand: Emaux
  • EAN: 7091162969628
  • Flow Rate: 10.80m³/hr Max
  • Model: SP500
  • MPN: 88011704
  • Pressure Temp: 2 bar/40°C Max
  • Sand Media: 85kg
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500mm 21 inch Side Mount Swimming Pool Sand Filter

Meet the SP500 from Emaux. Part of the ever-popular “SP” range this 500mm pool sand filter is known for its reliability and durability. It’s a great economical option for domestic pools. It can also be used with hot tubs and water features.

Made from a UV-resistant polyethylene this 500mm pool sand filter can operate outside for years without any problems. It also has a max operating pressure of 2.0 bar (28 psi) and a maximum temperature of 40°C. This means that it can be used with heating if required.

Its side-mount design allows for easy servicing and the universal union will fit both 50mm and 1.5-inch pipework making installation easy. This 21 inch swimming pool filter also features a six-position multiport valve and ABS laterals.

A filter of this size will need around 85kg of sand. However, we recommend using recycled glass filter media (RGFM) to get a crystal clear pool. By using the RGFM you could also save yourself some money in the long run as you use around 15% less media and it has a longer lifespan than traditional sand. The recommended size of media for this pool filter is 0.5-0.8mm. For more information check the product information leaflet and manual. For more technical information and advice please feel free to contact us.

Specification –

  • Max flow rate 10.80m³/hr
  • Filter Area 0.22m²
  • Media required 85kg
  • Suggested size of media : 0.5-1.0mm
  • Max operating pressure 28 psi / 2.0 bar
  • Max temperature of 40°C (104°F)
  • Universal standard of union connection provided
  • Suggested Installation: Domestic In-ground and above ground pool

Additional information




Sand Not Included, Sand Included

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