Recent content by mumgoa

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    Thanks TX. Yep I do keep a watch on sand out of jets for the lateral issue Good to know sand filters are efficient equipment
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    Thanks so much, folks. The help was priceless Made it through to the end of the season next week. Based on what I learned here, I have the TF kit now and will monitor using that Looks like the unanimous outlook is that sand in a sand filter does not need replacement. I also learned when the...
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    Never used DE. Youtube time 😀
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    Green pool

    I did a "reSLAM" and pool is under solar cover CC is 0 and FC = 16 from 17 PPM last night CYA seems to be consistent at 45/50
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    Hey Newdude it is as clear as it has ever been. I can see a small light stem of a plant that the shark did not pull in the deepest end I plan to brush again and start the filter in the evening thru the night i will do another test this afternoon on the CC and FC
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    Yeah. Will be getting the shark in soon. Giving the pump a couple hours
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    Good morning, Had crystal clear water last evening OCLT test passed FC 18ppm - may have lost 1 PPM if that CC = 0 Al 3 tests passed CYA is 45 Thanks so much friends. Couldn't have done it without you all I will let pump run for a couple of hours; get the Tiger shark in (pretty clean...
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    Current reading - FC - 17 PPM CC - 0.5 CYA - 40 SLAM FC target = 16 I am holding steady and not adding any more shock based on table Water is currently same as of this AM - a beautiful blue and cloudy but much better visibility of floor in deep end My plan today: Brush, do the OCLT test...
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    Good morning It's been looking real good. Real blue and portions are clear. I can see all the way to the floor in the shallow side and the main drain is more clearly visible Hardly any loose algae on brushing FC steady at 20 PM or maybe even a bit higher at 21 PPM CYA is holding at 50...
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    Thanks newdude Yeah, glad you pointed out visual progress is not that obvious even though the filter is cranking hard I will stay with that thought I did add a gallon of 12.5% as it showed a loss of 1 ppm FC - not bad, but it feels like progress certainly
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    Good to know. Thanks . Working on these issues with a raging toothache since Friday. Finally got some antibiotics today so hoping for some hourly and daily gratification on that at least :) As many things in life now that get associated, green stuff in pool and toothache will remind me of...
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    Thanks. Here is my missing piece. My vac is a Pool Shark. I have not run it as i cant track in cloudy water. Plus it gets stuck on drain when pump is running. My plan is to let it loose once bottom is visible