Recent content by Franklin

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    problem with green pool

    much dumber than that somehow last year I cleaned the cartridges and then put them away in the garage I looked for them in the cabana and assumed they were in the filter case I have been running the pool filter without cartridges ! I only noticed when as I vacuumed with the pump only partly to...
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    problem with green pool

    I am using my test kit tf 100 FAS-DPD TESTING I have done PH testing fc and total combine chloramine testing and cyanuric acid by turbidity testing with the test kit My understanding is that to clear my combined chloramines I need a chlorine level that is 10 -20x the level of the CC (which...
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    problem with green pool

    28000 gunnite with cartridge filter my pool is green mostly suspended despite high levels of chlorine for over 10 days my cya is only about 30 but PH 7.5 chlorine 29 ppm and combine chloramines 2.5 when tested in late afternoon on a sunny day using a combo of chlorine bleach and salt...
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    winterizing venturi air pipes for spill over spa

    I have two pipes open to the air on my pad that are for adding air to the spillover spa jets My air is fairly weak There is no blower motor I have a dedicated spa pump for the 8 jets I blew out the jet lines with good success but I wonder what to do with the air pipes When I blow out the spa...
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    blocked spa jets

    bang on hermantx I found an acorn and a whole pile of leaves in the motor impellor the amazing thing is that the water was still flowing through the motor as seen through the one way valve thanks fs
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    blocked spa jets

    My jets are not blowing water or air I have a spill over spa with 7 jets and a dedicated spa jet pump . As well there are 2 tall pipes in the pump area which are open to the air which I presume are passive air injectors (venturi) I don't have any schematics about how the pool is plumbed...
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    Lost my cya bottle

    Thanks for your help ow I have to fix my cya levels
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    Lost my cya bottle

    I have the Taylor tfp 100 kit but lost my cya mixing bottle does anyone know the ratio of R0013 reagent to pool water for testing cya in the sight tube test 1 tried 1:1 but that told me cya greater than 80
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    best way to reinstall spillover spa

    I was just going to make one of the stones thinner rather than cut into the spa wall will look into laticrete 254 thanks
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    best way to reinstall spillover spa

    thats my spillover spa the water is supposed to flood over the lip of these rocks more or less evenly
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    best way to reinstall spillover spa

    I have had to repair my spillover for my spa 3x in 10 years each time the mortar fails as water undermines the 5 stones each stone is indiana ledgerock about 3-4 inches thick with a crack of about 1/2 inch between the stones they are laid on a bed of mortar and then grouted together in the...
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    looking for a jandy controller expert for a problem jandy cant solve

    replaced the controller wire and the thing works !! they told me not to bother as it cannot be the wire but it seems like it was fs