If you are to have a slide then your pool area must be controlled and safety protocol for children should be established and enforced. Manufactured and fabricated diving equipment shall be located so that the tip of the board or platform is located directly above Point A as defined by. Swimming pool slides are constructed with weather resistant materials to withstand the elements and provide maximum durability for years to come. A completely unobstructed minimum distance above the tip of the diving board shall be specified by the diving equipment manufacturer. Supports, platforms, stairs, and ladders for diving equipment shall be designed to carry the anticipated loads. To do this you would need to expose the current bonding grid, most commonly by taking out a section of concrete and adding a bonding wire to the rebar grid of a concrete pool or pool wall if it is a vinyl liner pool. Where steps are used in conjunction with sloping entries, the requirements of shall apply.
This slide is available in a 360˚ configuration. Suffice it to say, your slide will probably get more use with a water hookup. First aid equipment and kits shall be located in an accessible location. We love to pump it, filter it, heat it, chlorinate it, light it up and stare at it while we're barbequing a fat, juicy steak. Smith, when properly assembled and installed in accordance with S. It is high enough to allow them to build up some good momentum, but with its deep sides, it is safe for everyone.
Depth markers shall indicate the actual pool depth within ± 3 inches 76 mm , at normal operating water level where measured 3 feet 914 mm from the pool wall or at the tangent point where the cove radius meets the floor, whichever is deeper. The majority of dirt from the excavation process will be removed during the excavation. This slide features a water delivery system to keep the slide comfortably wet when in use. Smith who are the leading manufacturers of swimming pool slides. Offering the finest residential pool slides on the market. It is at this time that he will coordinate the next steps: plumbing, steel and electrical.
Utilities Electrical Using National Electric Code approved conduit, wire and bonding, our licensed professional electrical contractor carefully makes all of the electrical connections for your pool. Our customers tell us how important it is to customize their pool slides. The diving equipment manufacturer shall specify the minimum headroom required above the tip of the board. Permanent inground residential pools shall comply with the requirements of. This could involve a number of solutions including installing a natural concrete base that is poured and cured for two to seven days. Except where required to meet the accessibility requirements in accordance with Section 307. If you want to continue learning about pools and spas from an industry expert follow swimming pool Steve on , and.
Before plunking down your money, you need to be aware of issues related to safety, compatibility, and of course, cost. Such switch shall be clearly identified as the pump emergency shutoff switch. A means of entry and exit shall be provided in shallow areas of pools and shall consist of pool stairs, a ramp or a beach entry. These slides boast multiple color options, deep flumes for safety, improved water delivery systems and a molded stair system that is much safer than the traditional thin aluminum steps on the older slides. All of the Inter-Fab pool slides we carry feature the Zoom Flume water delivery system which creates a torrent of water flow for faster, more exciting sliding. A deck or unobstructed access shall be provided for not less than 90 percent of the pool perimeter. Other designs that provide the minimum utility as specified in this code.
All Aquatic Lift Systems have a five 5 year warranty on the frame, excluding the powder coated finish, which may become scratched with normal use. A tanning ledge or sun shelf used as the required entry and exit access shall be located not greater than 12 inches 305 mm below the waterline. A sign with the telephone number and address information required by this section shall be posted within sight of the landline telephone. Risers, except for the bottom riser, shall have a uniform height of not greater than 12 inches 305 mm measured at the centerline. The top and bottom riser heights shall not be required to be equal to each other or equal to the uniform riser height. Notice the tie wires at some intersections; they tie the steel together. The installation of manufactured diving equipment shall be in accordance with through.
This chapter does not cover pools that are specifically manufactured for above-ground use and that are capable of being disassembled and stored. You will see bars crossing one another for the utmost in reinforcement. Such guardrail shall extend not less than 30 inches 762 mm above the diving board and extend to the edge of the pool wall. Horizontal depth markers shall be slip resistant. Inter-Fab has a product known as the Build-Your-Own-Slide, which is referred to as a semi-custom slide.
Pools with deck area at least equal to water surface area 12 sq. We pride ourselves on the diversity and ingenuity that sets us apart. The reality is that aluminum and stainless steel pool slides have been installed in commercial and residential settings for many decades - and while most of those would not have been salt water pools, since chlorine is salt based the damaging effects of galvanic corrosion would still exist. Composite, plastic, resin, acrylic or fiberglass slides that are completely free of metal components would be the only slides certain to not experience damage from salt water. That being said there are some things to consider that will help you find the right product. Our goal is to make your swimming pool and spa inviting and healthy by offering a selection of tens of thousands of products and parts for every imaginable need.
Depth markers shall be installed at water depth increments not to exceed 2 feet 607 mm. Beach and sloping entry surfaces shall be of slip-resistant materials. The only difference between our slides and commercial slides are that ours are only a few inches smaller! Diving equipment shall have slip-resistant walking surfaces. Performance of our rotational molded polyethylene exceeds all other slide materials. Public pools with diving equipment of 39 inches 991 mm or greater in height, and pools designed for springboard or platform diving, shall comply with the dimensional design requirements of the diving equipment manufacturer or the authority that governs such pools. We offer a extraordinary line of pool and water slides.