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Tarpon® High Rate Sand Filter

Unique patented process creates a one piece fiberglass reinforced tank with superior strength and durability. Special lateral design provides superior flow characteristics, longer filter cycles and economical operation.


  • Designed for high performance effective mechnical filtration and longer times between backwashing. Special designed diffuser creates a uniform sand bed that consistantly traps more debris without impeding water flow.
  • Includes 6-position Multi-Port Valve: Filter, Backwash, Rinse, Re-Circulate, Closed.
  • One piece thermoplastic tank provides years of service and exceptional strength.
  • 40, 60, and 100 gpm models available.
  • Combination water and sand drain for fast and easy servicing.
  • Special internal design maintains sand bed level for superior flow characteristics and long filter cycles.



Product Specifications

Tarpon Sand Filters (with Multiport Valves)

Part No. Model Filter Area Flow rate Sand Req. Port Size Recommended Pump
R175306 40 1.8 Sq Ft 40 GPM 175 lbs 1 1/2″ 1/2 HP Sea Horse
R175307 60 3.1 Sq Ft 60 GPM 325 lbs 1 1/2″ 1/2 HP Sea Horse
R175310* 100 4.9 Sq Ft 100 GPM 600 lbs 2″ 3/4 HP SeaFlow


#20 Silica Sand (.018 to .022 inches in diameter minimum size required).
* with 2″ valve

Multiport Valves

261173 1 1/2” Threaded
261075 2” Threaded