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System:3® D.E. Filters - Filtration Area 53 Sq. Ft.


Product ID: STA-05-220
Availability: In Stock

Quick Overview:


D.E. is historically the media of choice for the designers of some of the largest and most beautiful pools in the world. It is now more practical for all backyard pools as well. System:3 brings you the proven performance of Sta-Rite's diatomaceous earth media in the world's safest and easiest-to-operate filter. The greater cycle times and minimized maintenance of the System:3, coupled with Sta-Rite's superior grid system, gives you the finest D.E. filter available.


  • Typical Installations – Inground pools, inground hot tubs, and water features
  • Quality Construction – Durable two-piece tank housing constructed of Dura-Glas™, Sta-Rite's industry leading glass-reinforced composite resin
  • Safe – Posi-Lok™ clamps provide safe, easy access to tank internals
  • Innovative Design – 2" plumbing throughout combined with Sta-Rite's exclusive rectangular grid system provides superior D.E. filtration
  • Low Maintenance – Superior backwash capabilities means less manual cleaning of the grids
  • Dual Drain Plugs – Side plug assembly includes 1-1/2" NPT port for direct discharge plumbing
  • Sleek Looks – Contemporary style and matte black finish looks attractive in any pool setting
Carton Wt. (Lbs.)136
D.E. Required (Lbs.)5.3
Filtration Area (Sq.Ft.)53
Flow Rated at 1-2 GPM (per Sq. Ft.)53-106
Optimal Performance at this GPM80
Tank Port Size2"
Turnover Capacity (In Gallons) (Flow Rate x 60 x Hours) 10 Hour32-64,000
Turnover Capacity (In Gallons) (Flow Rate x 60 x Hours) 6 Hour19-38,000
Turnover Capacity (In Gallons) (Flow Rate x 60 x Hours) 8 Hour26-51,000