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HCF Series 42" Bobbin-Wound Sand Filter



The large-format HCF Series sand filters are designed to provide the ultimate in filtration performance and durability.


The large-format HCF Series sand filters are designed to provide the ultimate in filtration performance and durability. Larger sizes eliminate the need to use multiple smaller filters, meaning you’ll save valuable floor space and reduce installation and plumbing complexity—and simplify maintenance and backwashing, too. Constructed with heavy-duty filament-wound fiberglass, a UV-protected resin and corrosion-proof internals, the large-format HCF Series sand filters offers a powerful, streamlined filtration solution for the recreational water market.


» Large-format filters eliminate the need for multiple smaller filters, saving valuable space while providing flow rates up to 433 GPM
» Reduced installation and plumbing complexity with simplified maintenance and backwashing
» Manufactured from heavy-duty filament-wound fiberglass for high-performance filtration and long-lasting durability
» UV-protected resin coat and corrosion-proof internals protect the filter from from even the harshest environments
» Large manway mechanism with positive seal enables easy inspection
» Durable fiberglass base for sturdy installation
» Industrial-grade laterals and quad diffusers improve filtration and lengthen filter cycle time
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Backwash Flow Rate 197
Brand Hayward
Cartridge No
Channel Open Line
Design Flow Rate 197
Effective Filtration Area 9.83 SQFT
Filter Type Sand
Footprint 42 x 42"
GTIN 610377404068
Master Carton Qty 1
Maximum Working Pressure 50 PSI
Parts Warranty 5-year
Pool Type Commercial
Pressure Gauge Yes
Product Dimensions 49 " x 42 " x 42 "
Product Height 49 in
Product Length 42 in
Product Weight 225 lb
Product Width 42 in
Public Design Flow Rate 197
Residential Design Flow Rate 197
Sand Capacity 1400 lbs
Series Filters HCF
Shipping Dimensions 49.2 " x 43.3 " x 46.1 "
Shipping Height 49.2 in
Shipping Length 46.1 in
Shipping Weight 225 lb
Shipping Width 43.3 in
Side Clearance - Filters 18 in
Turnover 10 Hours 118200 GPM
Turnover 8 Hours 94560 GPM
Valve Included Not Included
Vertical Clearance Filters 18 in