# What is a zero depth swimming pool?

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A zero-depth swimming pool, also called a beach entry swimming pool, is a swimming pool having an edge or entry that gradually slopes from the deck into the water, becoming deeper with each step, in the manner of a natural beach. As there are no stairs or ladders to navigate, this type of entry assists older people, young children and people with accessibility problems where gradual entry is useful.
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# Can the depth of the deep end of a concrete swimming pool be changed from 8' to 5'?

Yes. The pool's depth can be changed. Seek assistance from an aquatic architect/engineer or other engineer with the expertise to advice of rebar & cement.

# What is the formula for the amount of gallons in a round 18ft diam x 48in depth swimming pool?

Answer . The formula for the volume of a cylinder is\nVolume = height * pi * radius squared.\nThat gives the volume in cubic feet, cubic meters or whatever your unit of measure might be.\nConvert from cubic ft to gallons using:\n1 cubic foot = 7.480 519 481 gallon [US, liquid]

# Calculating avg depth in pool?

Answer . Average depth. Depth of the deep end @ 8'. Depth of the shallow end 3'. Add the two together and divide by 2 = average. Ken

# What is the depth of a lap pool?

Generally 4 feet or deeper so that your hands don't touch the bottom but 3 feet can work.

# As a person dives toward the bottom of a swimming pool the pressure increases noticeably Does the buoyant force also increase Justify your answer Neglect any change in water density with depth?

The reason why things float is that gravity addresses only the mass regardless the volume. so when a person dives deep, although he moves away the same volume, the buoyant force increases because the pressure increases, and sice the pressure affects the body from every where the buoyant force increa (MORE)

# How does an inch of rain affect the water depth of a swimming pool?

It will make it one inch deeper assuming that rain water is only falling in it.

# What is the typical length width and depth of an olympic swimming pool expressed in centimeters.?

In meters, the dimensions of an Olympic size swimmming pool are: 2 meters deep, 50 meters long, and 25 meters wide. If 1 meter equals 100 centimeters, just multiply each dimension by 100.

# Where will you experience greater pressure swimming in the sea or in the pool at the same depth?

Salt water is more dense than fresh water. The added density addspressure, so the pressure will be greater at the same depth in saltwater. This is also the cause of the increase of buoyancy insaltwater.

# Why does a swimming pool look shallower than its true depth?

before answering this question we should consider issues. First,why we see far things small and close things big? this is becauseour eyes cover larger area if the objest is far. secound, imagine a black spot on a whiote blank page, imagine thatthis spot is getting bigger , now you have two possibilt (MORE)

# Diving swimming pool depth?

The Diving well in a pool should be at least 10 feet or deeper. For safer situations I would go with at least 12 feet.

# Can you catch a virus from swimming in a swimming pool?

There are two ways to catch a virus from a swimming pool.1]inhailing the water.2]if someone whom is sick spits in the pool and water is drunk could lead to an illness.

# Does the difference in the depth of a swimming pool affect a swimmer's endurance?

I'm not quite sure of the exact scientific method, but if the pool is to shallow than it would be a problem, because you could kick the bottom of the pool. I always find it easier to swim in water around 1.5m deep, because if its too deep it makes me work harder, because i want to stay afloat.

# Does the depth of the pool effect your swimming?

A shallow pool will not allow large swim strokes and will notrequire you to tread water. Deeper water will not let you swimunderwater for long distances without stopping to tread water.

# Can you swim after you put pH in swimming pool?

You do not add pH to a pool - it does not exhist as a product.

# What is the depth of the olympic swimming pool?

The smallest depth they can be (as I know so far!!) is 2 meters deep. Still rather deep.

# Do you sWim faster in a deeper swimming pool?

It is said that you do - because there is less turbulance reaching the swimmers on the surface.

# What is the water polo pool depth?

Eight or nine feet or deeper to prevent jumping off the floor to provide disadvantages.

# Where will you exprience greater pressure swimming in the sea or in a swimming pool at the same depth?

Sea water is denser, the sea. Chlorine is in minimal quantities if it's even present.

# Where will you experience greater pressure swimming in the sea or swimming in the pool at the same depth?

if you are swimming at the same depth the pressure will be the same. Depth affects pressure directly proportionally. That is if you swim deeper the pressure will become greater. If you swim up the pressure will become less. The size of the body of water does not affect pressure.. Think of it this w (MORE)

# What is the required pool depth for a lifeguard?

13 feet to be a lifeguard have to be able to swim down to 13 feet

# Why does the floor of a swimming pool appear closer than its actual depth?

All the water in the pool bend a lot of the light that enters your eyes, so the floor appears closer and bent too. You can look at the bottom of a cup full of water, and the bottom would also look bent and closer. To have a better view of the actual depth, you can empty out all of the pool's wate (MORE)

# How might fish swim at different depths?

Fish have an organ called a swim bladder. This organ controls exactly where in the water a fish is. Its fins simply propel the fish in a direction. The swim bladder controls the up and down bit.

# Can you swim at swimming pool after rain?

Yes, not a big issue in this. You can swim inswimming pool even after rain but it is good to avoid swimming inpool during rain and thunderstorm because of lightning.

# How does a fish swim at different depths?

A fish uses his Swim Bladder to swim at different depths in the sea or in a aquarium By increasing or decreasing the amount of oxygen in its Swim bladder.

# What is the minimum depth for swimming lanes?

It depends on the person. I can flip turn in 2 1/2 ft deep water but I know someone shorter than me who can't. Its safest to go with 3-31/2 ft deep. ;)

# Why is a swimming pool called a swimming pool?

because its a pool you swim in. As opposed to a wading or play pool that is very shallow and does not permit swimming because of lack of depth. To be a swimming pool it must have sufficient depth to be able to swim in. For most people that requires a minimum depth of 3 feet.

# What is the average depth of a swimming pool?

This question is difficult because there is not really a typical pool. Most of the pools we build on homeowners property run from 3 feet in depth to 6 or 8 feet in depth. So the average depth would be from 4 and 1/2 feet to 5 and 1/2 feet. The normal home sized pool will range from 15 by 30 feet to (MORE)

# Can you swim in a new swimming pool?

New above-ground pools may impart a strange taste to the water, which dissipates with use. New in-ground pools should be allowed to cycle through the cleaning process thoroughly after first being filled, to absorb any installation contaminants.

# Can you swim in the swimming pool in the rain?

Swimming in light showers is normally fine, but not in an outdoor pool during a thunderstorm . Lightning is a very real risk to swimmers, and everyone should leave the pool at the first sound of thunder, or sight of lightning or dangerous clouds.

# What is the depth of a swimming pool 15x30?

A 15 by 30 foot swimming pool can be any depth. As a constructor of gunite or concrete pools I could make any size of pool any depth from 6 inches to 10 feet or more. The size of a pool has no direct effect on the depth. We did pools for exercising horses that were 10 feet deep for the entire pool. (MORE)

# Why the actual depths of the swimming pool should be examined before jumping into it?

The depth of water in a swimming pool should always be examined before jumping into it because you can cause injury to yourself (and in some cases, others) if the water is too shallow. For a person of average size, 9-12 feet is suitable for jumping into, as there is plenty of room to submerge and su (MORE)

# Is it safer to swim in a sea or a swimming pool?

It's safer to swim in a pool because in the sea there are sharks and dangerous animals also the waves and rapids can drown you or push you to the middle of the sea.

# Can you use square unit of measurement for depth of a swimming pool?

Depth is a distance and so will be measured in the same units as a length / distance will be. Choose from metres / yards / feet / centimetres....

# What depth should your swimming pool be?

For ages 12 and up that know how to swim it should be 8 feet, but for 11 and under that know or not how to swim it should be 5 feet.

# Can a fish swim on a swimming pool?

no, the cloride you put in the swimming pool to keep ik clean, is toxic for fish

# Why do swimming pools have to have signs with the depth of the water?

They are to inform the swimmer how deep the water is. It is always good to know the depth for safety reasons. It is not a good idea to dive into a 3 foot deep pool.

# What are the step depths in a swimming pool?

Some pools don't have any steps. Many pools have them though. They are usually about 10 inches high. Second Answerer says: First of all, all depends on the what kind of pool. However , the National Spa & Pool Institute has set American National Standards for Residential Inground Swimming P (MORE)

# Can you get sick from swimming in a swimming pool?

Swimming after eating can cause indigestion because the muscles will take the blood that should be used for digestive organs. Waiting an appropriate amount of time after eating will take care of that. Another problem a person can have is if there are bacteria present in the water. Generally y (MORE)

# What do you get in a swimming pool?

If you are asking what products are included when you purchase a swimming pool, the answer is..."it depends". Our company, Florida Bonded Pools in Jacksonville (floridabondedpools.com) Florida, sells a basic pool package that includes an in-ground concrete swimming pool with an exposed aggregate int (MORE)

# Will a deeper inground swimming pool have colder water than one that is shallower and is there a way to calculate the impact on water temperature of various pool depths without heaters?

In theory, yes it does make a difference. However, the practical reality is that in many climates (like Texas), the pool will warm sufficiently to use without a heater for most of the year.

# Can swimming pools swim?

That is definitely an odd question but, no, I have never seen my friend's swim!

# What is swimming pool?

A swimming pool is an artificial area to hold water that enables swimming or other leisure activities. Special care must be taken for maintaining swimming pools include filtration, chlorination, pH level, total alkalinity (TA) and calcium hardness. A swimming pool is primarily built and used for fit (MORE)

# What is the depth recommended for outside plumbing for swimming pool in Northern New Jersey?

Doesn't matter because you're going to purge the lines with air when you close it for the winter.

# Does the depth of the London swimming pool hinder or help the swimmers?

The dept of the swimming pool dosnt matter because the swimmers dont touch the bottom at all.

# What is the volume of water in a rectangular swimming pool that is 18m long and 10m wide and has an average depth of 2.5m?

To get the volume of something, use this formula: length x width x height Therefore, it would be: 18 x 10 x 2.5 = 450m 2 approximatley

# Why does a swimming pool appear shallower than its original depth when looked from top?

It has to do with the refractive index of water. . It the same reason a pole looks bent where it enters the water at the water line. .

# How will a person feel liquid pressure as she goes at different depths in a swimming pool?

the deeper she goes there is more weight above her thus greaterpressure which results to pain in the eardrums

# Which is a more reasonable estimate for a swimming pool depth 10 meters 10 millimeter or 10 kilometers?

10 metres is not just a more reasonable estimate, it is the only estimate that anyone but an ignoramus would make. 10 metres is not just a more reasonable estimate, it is the only estimate that anyone but an ignoramus would make. 10 metres is not just a more reasonable estimate, it is the only est (MORE)

# Where wil you experience greater pressure swimming pool or swimming at the sea with the same depth?

At the same depth the pressure is greater at sea because salt wateris denser than fresh water.

# Why swimming pool appears shallower than its real depth?

Light from objects under the water comes up into the air and in sodoing, bends a fair amount, fooling your eyes into seeing theobjects as closer to the surface than they really are.