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    rust around pipes

    is this normal around pipes or my finish will stain?
    37'x25', 28000gal, in-ground gunite peeblesheen pool.
    All Hayward equipment:
    525 cartridge filter, tristar filter pump 2HP, 400k H-series heater, 2 skimmers, chlorinator rainbow 320 w ozanation system and colorlogic led lights.
    Test kit Taylor 2006C

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    rust in gunite shell

    mod edit: please keep posts about the same issue in the same thread. Thanks, moderator linen

    why rust is sweeping from pipe?
    37'x25', 28000gal, in-ground gunite peeblesheen pool.
    All Hayward equipment:
    525 cartridge filter, tristar filter pump 2HP, 400k H-series heater, 2 skimmers, chlorinator rainbow 320 w ozanation system and colorlogic led lights.
    Test kit Taylor 2006C

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    Re: rust around pipes

    Hi, welcome to TFP. We will either need to see pictures of the problem areas or you will need to provide more detailed descriptions of what you see for us to have enough information to help you.
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    Re: rust around pipes

    Welcome to the forum poolrex!

    +1 to zea, get us some shots if you can.
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    Re: rust around pipes

    thank you, here are the pics
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    37'x25', 28000gal, in-ground gunite peeblesheen pool.
    All Hayward equipment:
    525 cartridge filter, tristar filter pump 2HP, 400k H-series heater, 2 skimmers, chlorinator rainbow 320 w ozanation system and colorlogic led lights.
    Test kit Taylor 2006C

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    Re: rust around pipes

    So, that looks like new construction.

    I don't see any issues to worry about.
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    Re: rust around pipes

    thank you Duraliegh, yes is new gunite shell.
    37'x25', 28000gal, in-ground gunite peeblesheen pool.
    All Hayward equipment:
    525 cartridge filter, tristar filter pump 2HP, 400k H-series heater, 2 skimmers, chlorinator rainbow 320 w ozanation system and colorlogic led lights.
    Test kit Taylor 2006C

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