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    oclt next step help newbie!

    Ok just tested water pre sun. Last night FC 17. CC. 5This morning. FC 10.5 CC. 5
    I added the chlorine at about 1pm yesterday and tested at 8pm. Took morning reading at 830am. So algae is my problem Re oclt? Next step? Yikes!
    I'm an official 100% newbie pool owner
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    Hayward sand filter S166t.
    Pool Pump Silver10/1115 1hp
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    Re: oclt next step help newbie!

    The OCLT fdailure shows you (and us) that you are killing organics (algae) in your pool.

    So, you need to SLAM.

    Follow the article in Pool School to the absolute letter and your pool will clear up. Ask questions and make sure you understand the SLAM before you start
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    Re: oclt next step help newbie!

    OK thanks so much reading up on slam procedure now!

    Quote Originally Posted by duraleigh View Post
    The OCLT fdailure shows you (and us) that you are killing organics (algae) in your pool.

    So, you need to SLAM.

    Follow the article in Pool School to the absolute letter and your pool will clear up. Ask questions and make sure you understand the SLAM before you start
    Pool 3800 gaĺlon glass tiled concrete approximately 10 years old/ Puerto Vallarta
    Hayward sand filter S166t.
    Pool Pump Silver10/1115 1hp
    Heat siphon Sx3.25hp
    Hard Municipal Water tf-100 test kit

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