Recent content by johncunningham

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    Broken jandy valve actuator

    Thanks for the quick response. That’s what I thought. I think we were typing at the same time.
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    Broken jandy valve actuator

    To be clear, in the pic above, I have the actuator off. Seems to be fine. But I didn’t want to leave the house for 12 hours and come home a catastrophic failure.
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    Broken jandy valve actuator

    All, I have a broken valve actuator. It’s been broken for a while, in the sense that one of my kids fell on it and broke the handle off of the top. However, more recently, it has failed in that it will only turn one way. It’s on a three way T and it turns 180 degrees on the T. Currently, it...
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    IC40 salt calibration

    That seems like the simple solution before committing to the drainage.
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    IC40 salt calibration

    I think I’m doing the test correctly same way as always. I haven’t added salt since April when I opened. Yes the green light is flashing high salt.
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    IC40 salt calibration

    I have the easy touch automation. In the diagnostics for the chlorinated, it reads 7100ppm
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    IC40 salt calibration

    A few days ago, you fine folks helped me to change out my IC40 for a new one Today, I’m checking the monthly numbers... using a taylor k1766, which admittedly I have been using the same reagents since 2016, I get a salt level of 3600. My new cell is reading 7100. Is it time to buy new reagents...
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    IC40 Failure?

    Update. Flow switch was good. Cell was bad. Replaced it today. Back in business. At this point, I think I have 2 spare flow switches. Good times. Thanks again for the help.
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    IC40 Failure?

    Thanks for the quick responses. I have to. Elite the switch is good, and so is the one I took out probably... good to have spares I guess. But I’ll check when I get home. I have great flow.
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    IC40 Failure?

    All, thanks in advance. I am on my 5th season with an IC40. Had to replace the flow switch 2 year ago. This spring, my salt readings (from the diagnostics) have been falsely high AND low, as compared to my drop based titrations. The red flow light has been on occasionally this past week. 3...
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    Odd creatures in my pool. Insect larvae?

    All i wasn't sure if this is the right place to post, so please move if needed. Long story as short as possible. I have been away from my pool for vacation. The salt water generator was running while I was away. On June 28th, the pool was crystal clear. Business as usual. But I was away...
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    Best part of "Just Getting Started" is the first day in the pool. Dallas suburbs.

    Re: Best part of "Just Getting Started" is the first day in the pool. Dallas suburbs. First spring with our pool too. Cover came off Monday. Fired up the heater today. Air temp 70 ish. Supposed to be 80 tomorrow and high 70's Monday (which is a local holiday). I have no idea what it is costing...
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    Anyone in the Northeast open yet?

    Metro west Boston. Cover came off today. Water is 48F. Kids are excited. Before our mesh cover came off, you could see the screw heads on our main drain cover. Now, after brushing and running the Polaris it's pretty hazy. Hopefully it will clear in a day or so of running the filter, Polaris...