All-in-one filtration option in one easy-to-install unit. Each unit is precision-engineered for easy assembly and maintenance. Super-strong, injection-molded structural polymer housing resists warping and handles large pumps. Sturdy non-skid cover houses security locknuts. Includes: filter mat frame with filter mat, rugged injection-molded leaf basket, and two chambers to slide in optional 26W or 50W UV Sterilizer for unparalleled water clarity. Can accommodate tubing between 1-5/16" to 3-1/8" dia. Pumps sold separately. Skimmerfilter measures 27-3/4" x 25-1/2" x 24" high without lid.
Use the Savio Mechanical Water Leveler Kit to maintain proper water levels in the Savio Skimmerfilter.
2006 and older Savio Skimmerfilters require retrofit Baffle Shield Assembly (sold at right) for proper installation of UV Clarifier.
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Design and Construction Guide
The flow of the pump and the length of the pipe run will determine proper pipe size. The following chart indicates the recommended inner diameter (I.D.) of pipe or tubing for the maximum gallons per hour (GPH) of the pump.
Installation & Backfill
Short Term Maintenance
Long Term Maintenance (Every 18 months)
One-Click Locking Weirs
If the pond is to be shut down in winter:
UVinex UV Clarifier Retrofit Baffle Shield
Note: The UVinex UV Clarifier Retrofit Baffle Shield (Mounting Assembly) is specifically designed to operate with the Savio Skimmerfilter. The following are detailed instructions for the removal of the old UV mounting assembly and the installation of the new mounting assembly.
Assembly and Installation