This Intex surface skimmer easily attaches to the suction line of your filter pump for automatic skimming. Requires an Intex filter pump with a minimum flow rate of 1,500 gph for proper surface skimming. Easily mounts on Easy Set or Metal Frame pool sidewalls with the adjustable bracket. Helps catch leaves and other debris before they sink to the bottom of the pool. Constructed of durable polypropylene plastic and is not affected by pool chemicals. The surface skimmer's strainer basket pulls out for easy cleaning once full with debris.