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    I haven't been on the forums all that long but this SLAM thing looks new to me. Is it or have I just not read the posts mentioning it??

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    Administrator Leebo's Avatar
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    Re: SLAM??


    It's a term that was voted on by the forum to use rather than the old "shock". Often new members would confuse the term "shock" as a product, rather than an action as we teach on the forum.

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    Re: SLAM??

    It's a new acronym. It was too confusing to use the phrase "Shock" or "Shock process" because there are a multitude of products called "shock" out there and the pool stores preach a weekly shock which is nothing like the definition we use here.
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    Re: SLAM??

    Shock level and maintain. It's an acronym. For the shock process.

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