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    How much bleach per day

    I know that all pools are different and the chlorine levels will change.
    But on an average how much bleach is everyone adding per day throughout the swimming season?

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    May 2007
    Silver Spring, MD

    Re: How much bleach per day

    The "average" pool uses about 2 ppm of chlorine per day.
    19K gal, vinyl, 1/2 HP WhisperFlo pump, 200 sqft cartridge filter, AutoPilot Digital SWG, Dolphin Dynamic cleaning robot
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    Feb 2008
    Denton, TX

    Re: How much bleach per day

    I use about 4 cups every other day in the dead of summer and with moderate bather loads.

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    Apr 2009
    Sarasota Florida

    Re: How much bleach per day

    I use 4.5cups a day with 2 kids that love to swim. My fc goes from 9 to 6 most days.
    Kidney shaped ~ 10000 gallon Ig Plaster pool with pool cage. 120sf Cartridge filter. Pentair WhisperFlo WFDS-26, 230 Volt, 7.8/3.0 Amp, 1-1/2 Horsepower 2 speed pump, Solar panels on the roof. Heliotrope HelioMatic 4000D solar controller.

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