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    mgtfp reacted to BrettClearChoiceLabs's post in the thread pH reading with Like Like.
    Yeah I'm doing too many things at once as usual - thanks for clearing that up about the number of drops. The other rule is that if TFP...
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    mgtfp replied to the thread VX7-T issues.
    Hmm, that does sound like something's not right. Does that happen in all programmed cycles or only in one? If you are not using all 4...
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    mgtfp replied to the thread VX7-T issues.
    Remembered to check this morning: At the beginning of the scheduled time the pump started with the SWG lights flashing and no chlorine...
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    Yep, the amount of gunk in the sock is just astonishing, and shows that the socks make sense. I check my skimmer each day anyway for...
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    mgtfp reacted to Dirk's post in the thread Startup SWG chlorinator salt for new pool with Like Like.
    Regarding the skimmer sock, you definitely don't want to let it get clogged like that. So like most everything else, your pool is...
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    When there's lots of stuff going through the skimmer, I change my skimmer sock daily, especially during pollen season. I usually have...
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    mgtfp replied to the thread VX7-T issues.
    Just checked at the end of my morning cycle: It ran normally right until the end of the scheduled time, then it started flashing and the...
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    Yep, sun getting more intense by the minute now. My SWG is around [email protected]% now, CYA still at 50 from winter. Will get more CYA next week...
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    mgtfp replied to the thread VX7-T issues.
    According to the documents from the previous house owner, my SWG was installed in 2007. Manual doesn't mention that feature, but it...
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    mgtfp replied to the thread pH reading.
    I'm using the Apera PH60. Very happy with it.
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    mgtfp replied to the thread pH reading.
    The CCL pH-test reagent is equivalent to Taylor R-0004, see CCL's compatibility chart...
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    mgtfp reacted to Dirk's post in the thread Startup SWG chlorinator salt for new pool with Like Like.
    You got it!
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    Haven't checked your thread in a while. Looks like you are making good progress and getting excellent advice from Dirk (y)
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    mgtfp replied to the thread pH reading.
    I am also struggling with the orange shades of the pH test. Electronic pH-meter solved the issue for me.
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    mgtfp replied to the thread VX7-T issues.
    My VX7T does the same. Always thought that's intentional. 5mins w/o chlorine production at the beginning to ensure the pump is primed...