Recent content by jfelbab

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    Aqua Rite SWG Q

    Been having a difficult time keeping a stable FC level of late. I set my swg @ 35% for 8 hours. Next day I check and it shows 44% or maybe 28%. Doesn't seem to stay where I leave it. Time for a replacement ckt board? The unit is about 10-11 years old. So my FC levels also vary widely...
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    Leslie's Digital Water Chemistry

    Update regarding the identical tests numbers I received at my nearby Leslie's. I discovered through a long discussion with the store's management that their shiny new digital testing device has been on the blink for the past month and they have been using some test strips and just making up...
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    Leslie's Digital Water Chemistry

    Two of my neighbors and myself all arrive at different test results using my Taylor kit. It seems as we all have slightly different eyesight. Recently, I have been backing up my readings with Leslie's new digital testing and I like the fact that their digital testing is repeatable to a degree...
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    Just got a Pentair superflo VS 1.5. Ran single speed for 4 hours. How long for the VS?

    When I replaced my single speed 1½ hp pump with the SUPERFLO VS I chose to program it to do 1½ trurnovers in 8 hours. I programmed it for 2 hours at 3000 RPM to skim off any floating debris then run it 1500 RPM for 6 hours. This is adequate to keep my SWG producing enough chlorine and reduced...
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    Suggestions/Recommendations

    My 1½ HP single speed pump died and I replaced it with a 1½ HP Pentair SuperFlo VS. I have three timer options available. Currently I set it to run at 3000 rpm for two hours and at 1450 RPM for six hours. I've not set the third timer. My Pool: 10k gal, plaster, 1½ Hp Pentair 342001 SuperFlo...