# Blog

## What kind of pump comes with the Coleman pool?

Additional Features: This above ground pool set also comes stocked with a filter pump to keep water sparkling clean.

## What size pump do I need for my above ground pool?

Round Above Ground Pool:

For pools up to 24 Ft Round, use a 1 HP pool pump. For pools over 24 Ft Round, we recommend using a 1.5 HP pool pump.

## What size pump comes with 18x48 pool?

It comes with a 1,500 gal cartridge filter pump, ladder. Water capacity is 6,423 gallons (90%) and it is ready for water in 60 minutes.

## Can you leave a Coleman pool up all year?

It's possible to leave your above-ground pool up all winter with the water in it, since draining it completely may cause it to collapse.

## What size pool pump do I need for a 30 000 gallon pool?

Calculating Your Swimming Pool Water Pump Needs

Now convert that to GPM: 30,000 gallons ÷ 24 hours = 1250 gallons/hour. 1250 gallons/hour ÷ 60 minutes = 20.8 gallons/minute (GPM)
Nov 4, 2019

## Can a pool pump be too big?

You might think bigger is better in terms of pump size, but a pump that is too big can cause serious problems. In the example above, the pool's average depth is 8 feet. Now use the formulas below to determine the volume of water in your pool.

## How do I choose an above ground pool pump?

To size an above ground pool pump, start by determining the volume of the water. Once you have the value, divide it by eight (the turnover rate), and you will get the gallons per hour. To convert it into gallons per minute, divide the value by 60.Apr 3, 2020

## Is 1 HP pool pump enough?

Pool owners often mistakenly believe if they choose a 2 HP pump over a 1 HP pump, they are getting double the performance. This is simply not true. ... For instance, a pool with water features (deck jets, waterfall, etc) tied into the main pool pump might require a higher horsepower to provide enough flow.

## How many gallons is a 18ft by 48 inch pool?

Water capacity: 5,455 gallons (80%) Approximate set-up size: 18ft X 48in.

### How do I calculate what size pool pump I need?

Length x Width x Average Depth x 28.31 = Volume in Liters

Here's a quick example. Let's say the shallow end of your pool is 3 feet deep and the deep end is 7 feet deep. Add those two together 3 feet +7 feet =10 feet. Divide that by 2, what you'll end up with is having an average depth of 5 feet.
Jun 10, 2020

### Can I replace my 1hp pool pump with a 1.5 HP?

You cannot replace a 1.0 full rated motor with a 1.0 uprated motor. However, you can replace your 1.0 Full rated motor with a 1.5 HP uprated motor. This is because they both will have the same total horsepower. Don't fret if your motor is not labeled uprated or full rated.Oct 14, 2015