Intex 24ft X 12ft X 52in Ultra Frame Pool Set with Sand Filter Pump, Ladder, Ground Cloth & Pool Cover
Intex is known for their Ultra Frame above ground pools, however most of the time you only see the round pools. The Intex 24ft by 12ft x 52in Ultra Frame Pool Set, on the other hand is as you can see in the picture above are rectangular. These make for great fitness pools also known as lap pools. They use u-shaped support bars around the entire pool to add strength to the top bar. This particular rectangular pool holds 8,403 gallons of water and has plenty of room to swim in. One the other hand if this one is too big or too small for you, you can find it in the following sizes 32ft x 16ft x 52in, 18ft x 9ft x 52in , and even a 16ft x 8ft x42in.
Lets look and see what’s included with the Intex 24ft x 12ft x 52in Ultra Frame Pool Set. First included is the Krystal Clear Sand Filter pump 2,100 gph (110 – 120V). 12 inch diameter corrosion resistant tank with a water flow rate at the pool of 1600 gph. The pump also has a timer with 2 to 12 hour pre-set cycles.
A ground cloth which simply adds another layer of protection to the puncture-resistant 3-ply durable laminated PVC sidewalls. There is a convenient drain plug that fits perfect to a water / garden hose that allows you to drain the water in a more desirable location. The removable ladder has Hi-Impact slip-resistant steps with a corrosion resistant steel frame and has a maximum weight capacity of 300lbs.
You’ll also receive a debris cover and an instructional DVD with easy setup and maintenance instructions.
Hydro Aeration Technology
A number of the Intex Ultra Frame Pools use their innovated Hydro Aeration Technology. This technology improves circulation and filtration in the water, Improved water clarity, & improves air freshness around the pool. By mixing air with water, the aeration process induces oxidation of iron and manganese. The results is sparkling pool water that looks and feels fresh and clean. By increasing negative ions at the water surface you end up with improved air freshness.
As if this pool isn’t great already there a few premium features as well. The u-shaped support bars that are lightweight but heavy-duty are powder coated and uses their Easy Lock System. The Easy Lock System allows them to snap together without the need for additional tools.
Another premium feature is the Dual Suction Outlet Fittings. Intex above ground pools feature a dual suction outlet fittings that improve water circulation resulting in better water hygiene and clarity.
Setup Video for the Ultra Frame Pool Set
- Ultra Frame Pool is supported by strong, durable steel frames (per customer reviews)
- Powder Coated Frames for rust resistance thus enhancing beauty
- Krystal Clear Sand Filter pump
- Ready for water in 60 minutes (approximately)
- Includes Filter, Ladder, Ground Cloth & Pool Cover
- PVC sidewalls for a super-tough exterior
- Drain plug connects to garden hose to escort water away from house or landscaping
- ladder little flimsy
- not sturdy in windy states
- need about 3 people to set up efficiently
- most recommend getting a vacuum / skimmer
- great family pool
- get vacuum/skimmer for cleaning
- and have a few friends handy to help set-up – sounds like a good time for a cookout!
- Don’t forget about pool & spa safety tips