Intex 28685E manual

Intex 28685E
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(269PO) SOLAR HEATER MAT ENGLISH 4.875” X 7.25” 08/19/2016


This product is for use with storable pools only. Do not use with permanently-installed
Solar heater mat size (flat, before fill): 47” X 47” (1.2 m X 1.2 m). Surface area: 11 ft
Suitable for above ground pools up to 8,000 gal (30,280 L).
Compatible with filter pump up to 1/3HP or pump flow rate less than 2,000 gal/hr
(7,570 L/hr).
Increases the pool water temperature by approximately 5-9
F (3-5
C) depending on
weather and ambient conditions.

Setup instructions

These instructions assume that the pool and filtration system are already assembled, and
there is a pool water return (pool water inlet) hose attached.
Unroll and place the solar mat on the selected area where it will receive the maximum sun
exposure. See Fig 1.
Position the solar mat between the pool water return hose and the filter pump outlet, after
the water is filtered.
Place the bypass valve over the 2 openings on the solar mat. Ensure the sign “A” marked
on the elbow joint
matches the sign “A” on the solar mat opening. Secure the bypass
assembly to the solar mat with hose clamps
. Ensure all the elbow joints and
hose clamps are securely tightened. See Fig 2.
Attach one end of the short hose
to the remaining opening on the bypass valve
secure the hose with a hose clamp
. See Fig 3.
Before disconnecting any hoses, turn off the filtration system and close or cover all pool
inlet and outlets to prevent water from flowing out.


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47”(1.2 m)
47”(1.2 m)

Site Preparation and Requirement

Select an area that receives maximum direct sunlight for better performance. Face the
solar heater mat in the direction of the sun’s natural path.
The selected area shall be free of sharp objects, stones and debris that can puncture the
product, and away from traffic. Keep all pets away from this product.
Clear all grass and other vegetation from the selected area as grass and vegetation under
the product will die and may cause odor and slime to develop. Certain types of grass such
as St. Augustine and Bermuda, may grow through the product. Grass growing through the
product it is not a manufacture defect.
Extend the life of the product, place a tarp or mat on the ground beneath the solar heater
Do not place the product on the roof or any structure, or above the water level of the pool.
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Intex 28685E specifications

Brand Intex
Model 28685E
Product Not categorized
Language English
Filetype PDF
Product type Solar cover
Product colour Black
Material PVC
Shape Square
Weight & dimensions
Width 1219 mm
Depth 1219 mm
Packaging data
Package width 222 mm
Package depth 317 mm
Package height 171 mm
Package weight 2744 g
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