The 3000 GPH Above Ground Sand Filter Pump with Automatic Timer provides cool, refreshing, clear water, and less hassle every swim season. If you are tired of buying and replacing filter cartridges, this filter is the one for you. With virtually no maintenance, your sand pump only needs replacement every five years. This sand pump features a powerful motor, 6-function control, and a built-in automatic timer. It meets the UL standards and is an excellent upgrade to the filter cartridge system on your Above Ground Swimming (Easy Set, Metal Frame, and Ultra Frame — up to 19,600 gallons). This package also includes the Automatic Vacuum which connects to your filter pump to do the cleaning for you. Using venturi suction, this automatic vacuum will keep the bottom of your clear of leaves and other debris. Not suitable for in-ground pools, this cleaner was designed for above ground swimming pools with 1.5-inch hose fittings and attaches to the outlet connector in the with a 24.7-foot hose. Maintenance is a part of every swimming and with this Sand Filter Pump and Automatic Vacuum you’ll have the right tools for the job, cutting down on your time spent cleaning.