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Thread: Installing new SPA

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    Installing new SPA

    Just a quick question, I have read a lot on the use of chlorine, but little on bromine to sanitize the spa. Wondering what everyone thinks is the better options. The dealer that sold my wife the spa told her to use bromine. So I need a good explanation which one is better and why.

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    Re: Installing new SPA

    Bromine doesn't break down as quickly in the warmer temperatures.
    From pinch a penny blog:
    "Bromine is more expensive to purchase than chlorine, but it breaks down more slowly in high water temperatures than chlorine, making it a popular sanitizing choice for spas and hot tubs and for indoor pools."
    Murrieta, CA. 15K (Est) pool/spa. Hayward Tristar SP3220EE 2.70HP pump, Hayward Swimclear Cartridge filter C4025 425sqft (PA106), Pentair Mastertemp 400 heater. TF-100/Speedstir

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    Re: Installing new SPA

    Thanks for the help. All 3 were good reads and helped alot
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