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    Need help ASAP please——-spa blower size

    6 Jets = 60 cfm. Jandy recommendation. Nothing magical. I could miss that number and not care probably. Pool was filled yesterday. Jets are not yet installed. My cousin, Who builds crazy pools for himself, said his spa uses a 2 hp and it was similar to mine. Don’t have any other...
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    Need help ASAP please——-spa blower size

    I might have a problem. My spa was plumbed with 1.5” air line to 6 jets. The line has only sweep 90’s or 45’s. 5ea 90’s and 1ea 45 the spa Jets are probably 12” below water. The total run is probably about 39 feet. All of the calculators seam to use 2” air line. There is...
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    Pentair IntellipH?

    old thread, new question. I am am concerned about where to put the acid tank. I have my heater on one end, pumps on the other. Filter in the middle (that is my planned layout, still plumbing). I dont want the acid tank at either end, so planning next to the filter. Any issues...
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    New build in central Texas

    Just some specs on the pool. #4 grade 60 rebar on a 12" grid. Double mat on all walls tied and overlapping at least 18" into floor mat. Spa walls capped with "U" bars all around. There will be some on the pool walls, but the engineer says I don't need them. I just have some left over...
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    New build in central Texas

    It is an OB pool and it was modeled in SolidWorks.
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    New build in central Texas

    Btw..... I spent 4 hours today helping him just to get it almost done. He was having problems staying off my pipes and leaving the tops level on the spa.
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    New build in central Texas

    Rebar is almost done. I hope to start plumbing this weekend. Woo hoo. Only problem is that now I am busy. Very busy. So this will suck more than it would have if he finished two months ago when I had more time.
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    New Owner Build-Live Music Capital of the World (Austin)

    I had that problem for a while and never completely figured it out. I think it was my basket lid. When I really tightened it the bubbles went away.
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    Gunite/shotcrete subs?

    None of those will travel that far. Maybe for specific clients or mega builds.
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    Gunite/shotcrete subs?

    I was contemplating San Antonio or Waco. Houston seams like it would be expensive for a travel fee.
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    New build in central Texas

    He has done quite a bit of tying, but not everywhere and he has a lot of finish up to do.
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    New old SWG?

    Any other comments?
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    Gunite/shotcrete subs?

    Anyone have any names for subs in the Austin Area? Found: Falcon Gunite Prestige Gunite Curtis concrete pumping Texan Gunite Anyone have more names or opinions on these?
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    New build in central Texas

    Rebar question. Shouldn't the double mats around the spa and walls be connected? I know he is still not done, but I wanted to know. Thanks