Every above ground swimming pool requires a system to heat, filter and evenly distribute chemicals. Keep your outdoor oasis pure, balanced and crystal clear with this supreme sand filter system and equipment package. This package includes a high-powered, energy-efficient 18'' Sta-Rite sand filter system that delivers superior water quality and years of trouble-free use. A sand filter circulates pool water through a precisely sized sand bed that traps dirt throughout its depth to retain filth and keep your pool particle-free. The high quality filter tank is constructed of tough, weather-resistant and corrosion-proof polyethylene. And, this rugged tank is topped with an easy-to-use, 6-position multi-port valve for quick backwashing. Inside the tank, unique sand laterals provide even flow through the sand bed ensuring maximum filtration. This filter system includes a pump that will fit your pool! A maintenance kit containing crucial pool accessories such as a 3-piece telepole, aluminum leaf skimmer, vinyl liner vacuum and AquaChek chemical test strips is also is also provided. A durable and secure easy step ladder is included so you can leap in and out of your summer sanctuary safely and with ease. The incredible supreme package provides the Manta Ray above ground automatic cleaner, winter cover and solar blanket to keep your pool clean and warm year-round! And, many of these supreme package components are backed by manufacturer's warranties. Purchase the comprehensive kit that helps maintain, protect and enhance your swimming pool (as well as the safety and well-being of your family!) for years of fun in the sun!