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    bubbles^2 replied to the thread Infinity pool trough algae.
    Good points. From looking at the piping it doesn't look like the trough/waterfall pump runs through the cartriage filter. I'm worried...
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    bubbles^2 replied to the thread Infinity pool trough algae.
    Easy answer... I haven't. With the amount of silt/dirt at the bottom of the trough I've been exploring options to vaccum it up rather...
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    So part of new pool experience has been understanding why the pool service did certain things. At the beginning I noticed a few...
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    bubbles^2 replied to the thread New Pool, odd results?.
    Managed to get pretty sick for a few days. But I'll conclude this thread with this. I was able to shock the trough, and once the FC...
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    bubbles^2 replied to the thread New Pool, odd results?.
    Trough FC: 13.5 Pool FC: 5 CC: 0.5 pH: 8.0 Ta: 120 Ca: 370 Added bleach to get trough back to shock levels. Added bleach to pool to...
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    bubbles^2 replied to the thread New Pool, odd results?.
    Interestingly enough the trough maintained fc of 1.5, and the pool stayed at 4.5. I went ahead and calculated what the shock value would...
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    bubbles^2 replied to the thread New Pool, odd results?.
    So this is embarrassing but if someone learns from this it's worth it. So this pool has a waterfall, and a dedicated pump for it. This...
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    bubbles^2 replied to the thread New Pool, odd results?.
    Fc 4 Increased 20 gpm to 9 hours. I'll have to add bleach to get it up to a fc of 6 (just like mknauss said a few pages ago), humorously...
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    bubbles^2 replied to the thread New Pool, odd results?.
    OK new schedule set. Edit: fat fingered this 5a to 1p 20 gpm 1p to 3p 120 gpm
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    bubbles^2 replied to the thread New Pool, odd results?.
    I can see why electric cleaners are getting popular, but I figure for now since the suction side cleaner is working we'll keep running...
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    bubbles^2 replied to the thread New Pool, odd results?.
    Good question, I've correlated the higher flow rates with stronger suction to keep the bottom/surface of the pool cleaner? If I can get...
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    bubbles^2 replied to the thread New Pool, odd results?.
    Modified the pump schedule to 120 gpm for 2 hours morning/afternoon followed by 40 gpm for 2 hours. Pool school notes 8 hours if the...
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    bubbles^2 replied to the thread New Pool, odd results?.
    Just got the electricity bill for the last few weeks...yah its definitely going to get changed.
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    bubbles^2 replied to the thread New Pool, odd results?.
    I figured the current schedule was crazy high, but I wasn't going to change too many variables until I got the FC nailed down. Since...
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    bubbles^2 replied to the thread New Pool, odd results?.
    Jandy wasn't kidding when it was at least 197 minutes. I called around noon and got a call back at around 5pm. They had a few...