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    Scale on bottom of pool

    Split by moderator from HERE. Please start a new thread for your own questions. Thanks, jblizzle

    I second the OP, just emptied out my pool (42.000gallons) and I'm having similar problems.
    Probably extreme high PH-values last season causing this.
    However, nothing seems to be able to remove this.

    Question though, by filling it up and regulating the PH to the down-side of 7, would that do the trick over time?


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    Re: Limescale stuck on the bottom of the pool!

    Welcome to the forum. Note that you are posting to a 3-y/o thread.

    Nevertheless, carrying your pH down around 7.0 - 7.2 will slowly dissolve it but it may take a very long this swim season.
    Dave S.
    42k vinyl and concrete pool, 1.5hp pump, 140gpm filter
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    Re: Limescale stuck on the bottom of the pool!


    So I can actually just fill it up then and hope for the best... sounds a lot better than what Im doing right now....
    Rubbing my fingers off by using scrubs and using oxalic acid.... which actually didn't help at all...

    Anyhow, thanks again!


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