Skimmers

Doughboy Skimmers Lead the Industry in Design and Functionality

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Quality Swimming Pool Skimmers

Features

  • Has more skimming surface area that removes surface debris much faster.
  • Allows for more pool water height fluctuation – reducing the need to frequently add water.
  • Holds twice the water volume than the competition’s so called "wide-mouth skimmers."
  • Has a basket that is twice the size of the competition – for fewer trips to clean it.
  • Has an exclusive vacuum port built into their faceplate enabling direct hookup of vacuums.
  • Has warranties four times longer than the competition’s 90-day warranties.
  • Choice of skimmer body colors in gray or beige.

Standard

Features for All Skimmers:

  • Exclusive u-joint skimmer gasket provides extra protection against leaks.
  • Rounded skimmer faceplate and return fitting cover provides a tight seal with gasket for pool wall protection.
  • Large skimmer opening allows maximum water flow for more efficient skimming.
  • Tough, corrosion-resistant, large capacity leaf basket extends times between cleaning.
  • Vacuum hook-up allows for easy, convenient vacuuming and pool maintenance.
  • High-efficiency skimming weir.
  • Single barbed adaptor for 1½ hose for convenient skimmer hookup.
  • Safe, self-sealing vacuum port closure covers vacuum port when pool in use.
  • Skimmer body available in gray or beige.

Deluxe

  • Massive snap-in dual braces offer even distribution of weight on the pool wall.
  • Heavy-duty see-thru lid serves as a vacuum plate; allows you to see the leaf basket.
  • Hard Plumb Adapter Kit has a glue on adapter for the skimmer and screw on adapter for the return.
  • In-Ground Skimmer Extension Kit extends the Doughboy skimmer to the height required to finish a walkway.
  • Skimmer body available in gray or beige.

Classic Deluxe

  • Massive snap-in dual braces offer even distribution of weight on the pool wall.
  • Heavy-duty see-thru lid serves as a vacuum plate; allows you to see the leaf basket.
  • 2" skimmer extension provides the additional clearance necessary to accommodate our massive 8 1/2" or 10 1/2" top rails.
  • Hard Plumb Adapter Kit has a glue on adapter for the skimmer and screw on adapter for the return.
  • In-Ground Skimmer Extension Kit extends the Doughboy skimmer to the height required to finish a walkway.
  • Skimmer body available in gray or beige.

SKIMMER BASKET

Large capacity leaf basket extends times between cleaning; basket is easily removable.

Owner's Guide