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    Need help figuring out manufacturer of my pool please

    You're awesome! Thanks much!
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    Need help figuring out manufacturer of my pool please

    I don't have the caps anymore to find any numbers. I also don't have the contact info for the original owner. I think it's been about 6ish years now. I guess I'm hoping that someone will recognize it 😂. Thanks, all!
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    Need help figuring out manufacturer of my pool please

    Here's a pic from the lady we bought it from.
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    Need help figuring out manufacturer of my pool please

    Hi all, I need to replace the caps on my pool. I have a pic from when we still had them, but I don't have any in hand to reference. I'm having a hard time finding caps without knowing the manufacturer. I do remember the caps were 2 piece. Thanks!
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    Question about raising alkalinity

    Is it possible to eat through acid quickly? I added 43oz of dry acid (pool calculator said it would take it from 8 to 7.2, but who knows what point over 8 it was) and it got to 7.4. Pool calculator said 9oz of muriatic acid would take it from 7.4 to 7.2, but an hour after adding, it was still 7.4.
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    Question about raising alkalinity

    Thanks! We add water about once a week or so, but no autofill. Gotcha, but it did test down to 7.2 and didn't change the alkalinity. Do you think it shot up too fast to affect a change? We just added more acid and are about to test again.
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    Question about raising alkalinity

    Hey all, my PH is 8+, so I added enough acid to bring it to 7.2 and then started aerating it. Today, I tested it and the PH is 8+ again and the alkalinity is unchanged. I know this can take awhile, but wouldn't the alkalinity have changed a little bit?
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    Stumped!

    No, I only broadcast it once. The other 2 times was in a sock in the skimmer. Yes, positive. I use Taylor's cya reagent. I just bought a new bottle. The cya is also new. When I first added cya, it went up. It has not since. The first 2lbs was broadcast in the pool. The next addition of 1lb...
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    Stumped!

    LOL, it's a pool store in TX. They have their own line.
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    Stumped!

    It's Bonnie and Clyde's brand.
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    Stumped!

    Been slamming since the 14th and not getting anywhere Hey all, We've been slamming since the 14th completely consistently and we're still going through 2-3 gals of 10% chlorine a day to maintain 20ppm. CC is 1ppm. It's hot here, but even when it was this hot last year, we only used 1/4g a...
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    Stumped!

    It's possible there is. I'm going to remove the ladder and see if it stops this. I test twice a day. Since the ppm is so high, I would blow through reagent, even doing the small sample. The original 2lbs was a week ago (it was broadcast). I tested 3 days after adding and I still saw the...
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    Stumped!

    I just checked the CYA again. I added 1lb of CYA a couple days ago (when it was still not cloudy enough to measure) and it's now up to 30. We passed the 15 minute test perfectly. I had to do a CC test (at 25 minutes) and it rose a bit more. So, we're clear on ammonia, correct? For giggles...
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    Stumped!

    Thanks, all. Mknauss - I have the test, but the dot still shows at the very top after adding 2lbs, thus being technically immeasurable. I was advised not to add more before a week has passed. Thank you, Dave, I will do that. We can't keep chlorine in the pool. It seems to go away SO...
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    Stumped!

    Hey guys, I thought the problem was CYA, as I wasn't able to measure it. So, I added 2 pounds, but we're still going through 2-3 gallons a day trying to keep it at 20ppm. It's been 5 days since we started slamming and have done it perfectly. So, now, I have to figure it's ammonia. I read...
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    CYA vial question

    I have no idea where I started at, but it was barely anything. We were blowing through 4 gals of chlorine a day trying to slam it. Now it's about 2. We had a ton of problems with the pool before we tried to get it up and running. I'd like to have the level around 40. Should I add more? Pool...
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    CYA vial question

    We dumped it in the water (it was the flakes). I read after that fact about the sock :(.
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    CYA vial question

    Hi all, My CYA is low, but I can't measure it, as it's all the way to the top of the tube (that's after adding 2lbs 2 days ago) and I still see the dot. We're Slamming the pool and it's still losing a ton of chlorine, so I assume I shouldn't wait the week to get the final CYA number before...
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    Stumped!

    Hey all, Our pump went out and it was about 2 weeks with no filtering. It never went green, as we added chlorine and swept it regularly while it was out. So, once we got back to business, we went to shocking it (can't remember what y'all call that here LOL). We've been keeping it up to...
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    This method just isn't working for me...what am I doing wrong?

    I watched the suggested video for the CYA test and the dot on there is huge compared to mine. Did I get a dud? I'm thinking this is why I have such trouble with this test?
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    This method just isn't working for me...what am I doing wrong?

    Well, that's what makes this so difficult to maintain: after a SLAM, I am maintaining perfect levels at about 1qt of chlorine a day consistently for a couple weeks. Then, one day, it starts using chlorine faster and then I can't keep up, as it's so erratic. That's when I start another SLAM. I...
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    This method just isn't working for me...what am I doing wrong?

    I do not. I just have FC levels that drop like a bad habit :)
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    This method just isn't working for me...what am I doing wrong?

    Thanks, everyone! This makes sense. I just don't understand it. I test once a day (twice if there's a reason) and make sure I'm adding the amount I get from pool math. I don't want to maintain levels that are too high, as I'm honestly not comfortable with the safety of chlorine. I was on...
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    This method just isn't working for me...what am I doing wrong?

    So, my CYA is 45 and I've been maintaining the pool above 5ppm. I had it at 10ppm when the CYA was 60 (the constant rain brought it down). Still, we're going through chlorine faster (for the third time since starting this method this season). I tested before adding chlorine and it was 3.5ppm...
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    CYA accuracy question

    Thanks, guys! I'll keep twisting my eyes in knots looking for the dot LOL. I thought their numbers were weird! I was like, "this is really holding chlorine well for 11!". Solves that one.
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    CYA accuracy question

    Hey all, The Taylor's CYA test sucks. However, best I can tell it was 30. So, I go to the pool store and they get 11. Are pool stores accurate for the CYA test? I'm really in a pickle, as I maintained my pool at 5ppm a couple weeks ago and got algae (cloudy) anyway. I can't seem to get a...
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    Is this a reason to SLAM?

    Pat, you're awesome! ROFL! Exactly! Yes, I have my kit. Thanks all!