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    Accidently put double CH and Ph in pool ...

    Using the pool calculator i didnt change the default 10000gal pool to 5300gal AGP and put double chlorine and borax in pool ... Chlorine is now at 15 , and ph is over 8.2 , not worried about chlorine , just the ph... Just leave it???

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    Re: Accidently put double CH and Ph in pool ...

    The FC level will come down on it's own in not very long. Wait until FC is below 10, probably tomorrow, and then adjust the PH down to 7.8.
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    Re: Accidently put double CH and Ph in pool ...

    Thanx will do

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    Re: Accidently put double CH and Ph in pool ...

    Just by way of explanation, the pH test reads falsely high when FC is over 10
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