Variable pump backwash speed

  • Last Post 14 August 2019
Mattp2828 posted this 14 August 2019

For a vaiable speed pump what is the appropriate speed to backwash at? Max of the pump is 3,400

InyoRob posted this 14 August 2019

There is not an exact speed to use when backwashing the pool filter. Normally, it's something where you want to use one of the higher speeds to ensure plenty of water flow when doing this. I would say 2800 rpm is a good place to start and then you can adjust up or down as needed.