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    Super chlorinate

    Is setting a aqua rite SWG to super chlorinate the same as setting the dial to 100%??
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    Re: Super chlorinate

    Yes, but usually stays there for a period of time and reverts to original setting. My Intellichlor runs for 24 hours on that setting and reverts.
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    Re: Super chlorinate

    I would highly suggest if you want a FC boost to just pour in some bleach ... the SWG is too slow to quickly raise the FC level and you are just shortening the life of the cell some.
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    Re: Super chlorinate

    True. A jug of 8.25% bleach adds 4 ppm to my pool. I always keep 3 or 4 jugs around just in case.
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