Sta-Rite S8S70 System 3 Sand Filter 3.4 sq. ft - No Valve

Sand is the most widely used filtration method for swimming pools. Convenience, low maintenance and water quality are the reasons for sand’s popularity. The System 3® sand filter is a time-tested favorite with pool owners for its simple maintenance, easy-to-operate control valve selector and outstanding water clarity. The biggest reason for installing the System 3 – the additional leisure time you’ll spend enjoying your pool.

**Valves sold separately** 

Can be used with the following valves


More Information
Delivery Time LTL Freight 2-7 Business Days
Manufacturer Sta-Rite
Technical Specs

Model: S8S70
Filter Area (sq ft): 3.4 Sq Ft
Sand Required: 300 lbs
Turnover in 6 Hours: 18 - 25,000 Gallons
Turnover in 8 Hours: 25 - 33,000 Gallons
Turnover in 10 Hours: 31 - 41,000 Gallons
Pool Type: Residential In-Ground
Plumbing Ports: 2"


Product Documentation
SKU STA-05-222
Manufacturer Part # S8S70
Product Features
  • #1 pick with pool professionals
  • 16-spoke filter hub evenly distributes water through entire sand layer
  • Traps more dirt and extends the time between cleanings
  • 50/50 split-tank design provides extra room for cleaning and service
  • Sand filter media is permanent & doesn’t require frequent replacement
  • Clamps, controls, gauge & instructions conveniently positioned for easy access
  • One-step cleaning - move the valve selector to the backwash position—that’s it!
  • Exclusive high-density composite resin will never corrode and weathers the elements
  • Sleek, contemporary styling blends beautifully with any poolscape
  • One-year limited manufacturer's warranty
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