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Pentair Rainbow Vac-Mate for use with All Suction Side Pool Cleaners I R211100

Pentair Rainbow Vac-Mate for use with All Suction Side Pool Cleaners I R211100

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  • The addition of a Vac-Mate in most skimmers allows you to control a suction cleaner while maximizing surface skimming, all with one simple setting of the control handle
  • Skims pool surface continuously while cleaner is operating
  • Traps debris in Vac-Mate basket before it reaches pump pot
  • Makes any suction type pool cleaner and wall skimmer fully automatic. Replaces most control mechanisms supplied with any pool cleaner
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  • Pentair Rainbow Vac-Mate Basket  R36009
    Pentair Rainbow Vac-Mate Basket R36009

Skims pool surface continuously while cleaner is operating. Traps debris in Vac-Mate Vacuum/Skimmer basket before it reaches pump
Total dimensions: 11.21" x 8.24"
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Brand: Pentair
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does this come with a basket?
Rick L on Feb 18, 2018
Will this part fit into a 71/2 in opening?
A shopper on Jun 23, 2017
What diamter basket does this fit?
Tim P on Dec 12, 2015
BEST ANSWER: This will fit most standard sizes.
Is this product available i right or left hose connection?
A shopper on Jul 8, 2018
BEST ANSWER: The hose is on the right if you are facing the pool.
Will this work with a zodiac mx6 cleaner?
A shopper on Jan 11, 2022
BEST ANSWER: I have the barracuda, which is a suction cleaner, and it works fine. It should be ok.
I only have a skimmer and no side suction. I can use this in the skimmer to use my pool cleaner and surface cleaning correct?
Linda C on Jun 19, 2020
BEST ANSWER: No. This is to be used with pool vacuume only.
Does this come with 2 top plates?
Jane K on Apr 12, 2022
Will the work with a Jandy pool pump?
Denise D on Aug 26, 2021
4.6 / 5.0
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Rated 5 out of 5
Great Skimming Product
The Flow of Skimming the top of the water enhanced a lot. There was a flow you can see of all the debris come into the VacMate. Running my Vacuum and Skimming which keeps my pool very clean.
November 11, 2016
over 5 years ago
Rated 5 out of 5
Skimmers pool
Only wish the basket screen was smaller in design to catch smaller debris otherwise it is a great compact unit
June 19, 2020
over 2 years ago
Rated 5 out of 5
Pentair Vac mate works great
Pentair Vac mate works great and like being able to adjust the speed of the Pool cleaner on the Pentair vac mate.
October 4, 2019
over 2 years ago
Rated 5 out of 5
works wonderfully without worries
It comes with everything you need to replace your old one. And it came at an average delivery speed.
February 17, 2022
over 3 years ago
Rated 3 out of 5
The equipment is fine in maybe the pool man having the problem
Still trying to get it to work pool sweeper maybe problem with my new pump not enough section for the vacuum to work still working on getting it together
March 11, 2018
over 4 years ago
You've always been able to count on the quality and long service life of Pentair products. Pentair uses state of the art workmanship, materials and manufacturing processes to create the most innovative pool and spa equipment anywhere. And now Pentair products can deliver even more value and peace of mind, because Pentair offers extended warranty coverage on select products that are installed by a qualified installer*.
While the majority of Pentair products are covered by a sixty- (60) day warranty, a select number of products qualify for extended warranty coverage.
Select Bundled Products: applies to purchases and qualified installation of a minimum of a pump and filter, and one or more of the following: heaters, heat pumps, control systems, automatic cleaners, lighting, salt chlorine generators or UV sterilizer**
*Note: Qualified Installer - Defined as a licensed professional who charges a fee for his services, and possesses a business license, contractor's license and/or resale permit. Common examples of a "qualified installer" include: Swimming Pool, Home Repair or Landscape Professional; Plumber or Electrician; General Contractor; Heating and Air Conditioning Specialist.
**Note: Bundled products - must be purchased on the same invoice and installed at the same time. If any product within a bundle is ineligible for the bundled warranty coverage then all products within the same bundle will be disqualified from receiving the three (3) year extended warranty coverage for bundled products.
TradeGrade products must be purchased from a retail store (brick & mortar), pool builder or pool service company to receive a one-year, two-year or three-year warranty. If purchased online will only receive a sixty-day limited warranty. View the list of TradeGrade Products.
Ecommerce (EC) products: Products purchased from an Authorized Pentair Online Reseller (products beginning with EC-) receive a one (1) year (parts only) warranty from the date of purchase. The exceptions are: IntelliChlor cells and IntelliFlo SVRS pumps which receive a two (2) year warranty. EC products are not eligible for the bundled three (3) year extended warranty.
Visit www.pentair.com to submit your product warranty registration.
This information was updated on 11/19/2021. For the most current information and full warranty policy please visit www.pentair.com/warranty.

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