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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.
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.
Will the work with a Jandy pool pump?
Denise D on Aug 26, 2021
4.5 / 5.0
4 Reviews
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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 4 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 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 3 years ago
  • LIMITED WARRANTY: Pentair warrants its products to be free from defects in material and/or workmanship for a period of sixty (60) days (parts only) from the original date of purchase and/or installation. Customer agrees to prepay all shipping charges to Pentair.
  • EXTENDED WARRANTY: To receive a product extended warranty (longer than 60 days from the original date of installation), customer must:
  1. Register the product;
  2. Provide a copy of the sales receipt; and
  3. Provide a copy of the installation invoice, provided by the qualified installer, within 60 days of installation (if required). Certain products do not require qualified installation but still require product registration and copy of the sales receipt to receive the extended warranty.
  • TRADEGRADE WARRANTY: TradeGrade products must be purchased from a retail store (brick and mortar), pool builder or pool service company. If purchased online (via internet) the product will only receive a sixty (60) day limited warranty. View the list of TradeGrade products here.
  • ECOMMERCE (EC) WARRANTY: Products purchased from an Authorized Pentair Online Reseller 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. To receive an eCommerce warranty, customer must:
  1. Register the product, and
  2. Provide a copy of the sales receipt
Visit www.pentair.com to submit your product warranty registration.
This information was updated on 04/05/2021. For the most current information and full warranty policy please visit www.pentair.com/warranty.

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