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    HeyEng replied to the thread New here from Oklahoma.
    Welcome to TFP from another Okie!
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    HeyEng replied to the thread Alarms.
    If you get the buoy, purchase it from somewhere that has easy returns as it too has false alarms. They aren't too much of a nuisance in...
  • HeyEng
    HeyEng replied to the thread Can wind raise pH?.
    Take a few minutes (or more...that would be preferable) and read all about pool chemistry here... ABC's of Pool Water Chemistry -...
  • HeyEng
    HeyEng replied to the thread Can wind raise pH?.
    Probably because with a CYA of 40 (TFP methods has users round up to nearest ten) then your FC should be in the 5-7 range and 3 would be...
  • HeyEng
    HeyEng replied to the thread Can wind raise pH?.
    I don't think the wind would effect it *too* much...well, unless it was causing swells in your pool. I am in Oklahoma and well..it's...
  • HeyEng
    HeyEng replied to the thread S200 no extention cord?.
    I've been using one since I bought mine and have had no issues. It's plugged into a GFCI outlet and isn't close enough to the pool to...
  • HeyEng
    HeyEng replied to the thread Pucks.
    Wow, that is significant! It wouldn't take very long to get the CYA up to 100+ with that concentration.
  • HeyEng
    That is looking fantastic! I anxiously await the next update!!!
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    HeyEng replied to the thread Bleach: how old is too old?.
    It amazes me how much folks will spend for convenience. We have a fairly large yard with fescue grass and it takes quite a bit of time...
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    HeyEng replied to the thread Why I don’t swim in ponds....
    Blah! That is a disturbing picture! I had to go add a couple of FC's to the pool "just to be safe" :laughblue: I don't have a LOT of...
  • HeyEng
    HeyEng replied to the thread New Coke.
    All I know is that new Coke was terrible. But, very happy that it's quite easy to find the Mexican Coke around here (the beverage!) that...
  • HeyEng
    That's only a week old...I think you might hold the record for "newest" bleach! ;)
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    HeyEng replied to the thread Frustration with pH testing.
    I too see 7.2 I bought one of the meters and haven't been too happy with it. Between the calibrations and numbers not matching the...
  • HeyEng
    Well, I would take that as a win...I am surprised they did *that* much!
  • HeyEng
    It would take a long time to let it "creep down" to a level that is more manageable. The odds of having the old service company...