America's #1 Direct Source for Pool Supplies!

1.800.288.7946 Experts Available 24/7

Call Cart
one day delivery

1 Day Delivery

Your ZIP Code: 20149 Ashburn Change Location

To Ashburn Change
Celebrating 35+ Years!
Source / Promo Code:WYAARUNKEdit
cart overlay

    Showing 0 of 0 item View All

    Estimated SUBTOTAL* :  $0.00

    *Excludes taxes, handling fee, and EZ Pay Service Fee, if applicable.
    Source Code:WYAARUNK Edit

    Hayward Perflex EC-50 DE Above Ground Pool Filter

    Item # E3013 Manuf.# W3EC50AC
    Out of Stock

    Special Product Note: EZ Pay options available! Call 800-288-7946 for details!

    Hayward Extended Cycle DE Filter Brings High Performance Cleaning to Your Pool

    The Hayward Perflex DE above ground pool filter offers the best filtering with the least amount of maintenance. Using DE powder as filter media, this Hayward above ground pool filter captures the tiniest particles possible while filtering 3,000 gallons per hour. The above ground Hayward filter runs continuously and quietly with no need to backwash - saves water!  read more

    • Product Description
    • Customer Review
    • Product Specification
    • FAQS

    DE, or diatomaceous earth, filters use fossilized remains of hard-shelled algae with millions of microscopic holes that trap the smallest particles in your pool. A unique bump handle on the Hayward extend cycle DE above ground pool filter recycles the DE powder to keep working efficiently and effectively.

    • Powerful Flex-Tube design combined with DE filter powder makes this one of the best above ground pool filters
    • Provides crystal clear pool water with very little filter maintenance
    • Automatically removes air from the system
    • There’s no need for backwashing; bump hand automatically purges dirt and debris

    Hayward Perflex EC-50A: 25 sq. ft. of filter surface area, has a Design Flow Rate of 50 GPM. 

    • • Recommended for pools 28' to 33' round and 18'x36' to 18'x39' oval, or up to 24,000 gallons.
    • • Exclusive bump handle activates the mechanism causing the Flex-Tubes to instantly and uniformly clean themselves of dirt and filter powder
    • • Self-venting design automatically expels any air that may be present in the system.
    • • Proven, patented Flex-Tube filter elements efficiently reuse the filter powder and dirt mixture forming a fresh filtering surface.
    • • Combination pressure gauge and threaded inspection/service port is easy to read and remove when filter needs cleaning.
    • • All filters include SP1022C 1 1/2" drain plug.
    • • Pump-to-filter union connection provides simple installation and winterization.
    • • Corrosion-proof, ABS modular platform base accepts optional chlorine feeder.
    • • Hayward Perflex D.E. filters provide the deepest, most comprehensive clean, removing microscopic particles as small as 2-3 microns


    Do I have to backwash this filter?
    - No backwashing is required.

    Could I use this filter on my in-ground pool?
    - This filter can be used on above ground pools , on ground pools and small in ground pools (in ground pump required for use on in ground pools).

    What horsepower pump is used for this filter?
    - Recommended to use with 1 HP pump.

    Product Downloads
    Warranty Year
    1 year limited warranty
    Warranty Products