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    Pool/spa combo

    This may be a stupid question, but after all I am a dumbcluck.
    Since I have a spa that overflows into the pool and shares equipment, is it normal to just test my water in the pool since they share water or should I be testing both bodies of water separately?
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    Re: Pool/spa combo

    The water should be effectively the same if you are constantly adding water to the spa and spilling into the pool.
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    Re: Pool/spa combo

    That's what I figured. Just wanted to see if it was considered normal.
    Thanks
    -Jimbo- My pool was full of dirt and trees. Now it's full of water and children!
    20k gallon inground pool, 18" raised spa 7' round, 8 jets, 3" spa plumbing. Pentair intelliflo 3hp vsp, Easy touch 4 w/ ic 40, CCP 420 cartridge filter, Raypak 407a w/ cupro nickel, Screen logic 2, Pentair intelliph, spa side remote, Pentair 5g color lights pool and spa, TF-100 test kit with speed stir and Dolphin Oasis Z5

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