Hayward Perflex Extended-Cycle D.E. Filters

Perflex Extended-Cycle D.E. filters provide crystal clear, sparkling water at an economical price. Proven over many years, Perflex has set the standard in swimming pool filtration by incorporating the patented Flex-TubeT design in combination with D.E. filter powder--the most efficient dirt remover known for pool filtration. The result is superior water clarity, extended filter cleaning cycles--and no back washing required.

Above-Ground Perflex Filter Features:

Our above-ground Hayward Perflex Filters can be used in above-ground and on-ground pools of all types and sizes or in small in-ground pools.

  • Easy access clamp assembly
  • Cleans pools fast -- removes even the smallest particles the first time through
  • Uses D.E. (diatomaceous earth) filter powder -- the most efficient dirt remover known for swimming pool filtration
  • Patented Flex-Tube™ system efficiently reuses D.E. powder and dirt mixture to form fresh cleaning surfaces
  • Exclusive bump handle activates the Flex-Tubes, causing them to instantly purge themselves of dirt and powder
  • Uniquely designed to expel any air that may be present in the system through the filtered water returning to the pool
  • Combination diffuser and lower mixing chamber specifically designed to produce a uniformed coating of D.E. on the Flex-Tubes
    Hayward Perflex D.E. Pool Filter - Above Ground - EC-50 (Filter only)
    Manuf#: EC50AC
    Item#:E3012
    $278.76 Qty.
    Hayward Perflex D.E. Filters w/ 1hp Pump - Above Ground - EC-50 (System)
    Manuf#: EC50C92S
    Item#:E3014
    $544.94 Qty.

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    EC50AC

     EC-50 Filter System for above ground pools is a stepabove other filter systems in keeping your pool sparkling clean andcrystal clear.EC50 Pool Filter System with 1HP Matrix Pump providessuperior service at cleaning your pool, removing particles as smallas one micron the first time through. Since this filter features apatented Flex-Tube™ design that uses the same D.E. filter powderover and over, you get longer intervals between cleanings whichmeans lower maintenance and less time cleaning. Moreover, EC-50cleans without backwashing, saving hundreds of gallons of treatedpool water making it invaluable for replacement or new poolinstallation. EC-50 also saves on electricity because its efficientdesign offers less resistance to flow and cleans up to 3,000gallons of water with less pump power.

    Features:

    • Recommended for pools 28' to 33' round and 18'x36' to 18'x39'oval.
    • Exclusive bump handle activates the mechanism causing theFlex-Tubes to instantly and uniformly clean themselves of dirt andfilter powder
    • Self-venting design automatically expels any air that may bepresent in the system.
    • Proven, patented Flex-Tube filter elements efficiently reuse thefilter powder and dirt mixture forming a fresh filteringsurface.
    • Combination pressure gauge and threaded inspection/service port iseasy to read and remove when filter needs cleaning.
    • System Includes two 1-1/2in. x 6ft. hoses, hose adapters, hoseclamps.
    • Pump-to-filter union connection provides simple installation andwinterization.
    • Corrosion-proof, ABS modular platform base accepts optionalchlorine feeder and AutoTime™ timer
    • Hayward Perflex D.E. filters provide the deepest, mostcomprehensive clean, removing microscopic dust and pollen as smallas one micron – 100 times smaller than a grain ofsalt.
    • 1-Year manufacturer's warranty

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    Perflex Extended-Cycle D.E. Filter - EC40 and EC50 Series Buying Guide

    Model No. Pressure Ga. Deluxe 1 1/2"
    Drain Valve
    Built-In Check Valve Service/
    Inspection Port
    D.E.
    Required
    Dimensions Ctn.
    Qty.
    Ctn.
    Weight
    Width Height

    EC40AC

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    +

    +

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    4 lbs

    16"

    26 1/2"

    1

    26 lbs

    EC50AC

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    +

    +

    +

    5 lbs

    13 1/2"

    31 3/8"

    1

    30 lbs

     

    NOTE: EC40A Replacement Filter: EC40AC. EC50A replacement Filter: EC50AC.

     

    Performance Data

    Model No. Effective Filtration Area Public Design Flow Rate* Turnover (In Gallons)
    8 Hours 10 Hours

    EC40AC

    20 ft.2

    40 GPM

    19,200

    24,000

    EC50ACM

    25 ft.2

    50 GPM

    24,000

    30,000

    EC65A

    27 ft.2

    54 GPM

    25,920

    32,400

    EC75A

    40 ft.2

    80 GPM

    38,400

    48,000

     

    *Based on 2 GPM/ft.2 (maximum allowable NSF rating).

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