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    So I double checked the original source of my belief there, Dan Dougher the AGP god. Correction, he actually cautiously describes that...
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    We get nights down to the 20's here so like you describe there is freezing but not to the point that the top of the water would even...
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    Are you sure you need an expandable? A standard will accommodate a 1-2ft dish bottom.
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    Call to see if they sell the base plate separate, they have old fashioned real in house phone support. Pentair and Hayward sell their...
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    hwy17 reacted to mas985's post in the thread High? Head Pump with Like Like.
    For the Intex 26651EG, I used the CEC data from my database spreadsheet...
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    hwy17 reacted to mas985's post in the thread High? Head Pump with Like Like.
    The CEC data has three operating points which is more than sufficient to fix a head curve to. Technically, you only need two points to...
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    hwy17 replied to the thread High? Head Pump.
    Nice. I won't be doing anything but it's my first winter with them. I have a VRV on them so they always drain when the pump's off. One...
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    hwy17 reacted to phonedave's post in the thread My first winterizing questions. with Like Like.
    It also keeps light out. I often have 0.5 - 1.0 ppm of FC still in the pool when I open in the spring. Without a cover I suspect that...
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    hwy17 replied to the thread High? Head Pump.
    I use a 3/4hp regular above ground low/no head pump for a 15ft lift no problem so I think that extremepower looks like it would probably...
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    Either or. I like the rain gutter idea if you're going to be dealing with more precipitation for a while before freezing. Draining every...
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    hwy17 reacted to RaginCajun63's post in the thread AGP Install question with Like Like.
    After further reviewing my install instructions it does say pavers are recommended but not necessary. I spoke with him for awhile and I...
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    hwy17 replied to the thread AGP Install question.
    Not all manufacturers specify pavers in their manual, my Cornelius didn't. It's fine, if you've seen one of his pools and the walls are...
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    hwy17 replied to the thread AGP Install question.
    Not sure about the liner rubbing, I doubt that, but no pavers is a perfectly valid installation method. Pavers don't serve any...