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    Will my liner stretch?

    did you shopvac all the air out?
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    Help with plumbing

    UPDATE: so i did the bypass as recommended by heater...this solved everything..flow went up by 3 times.. amazing...thank you eveyone for your help and advice.
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    Help with plumbing

    I can’t recall pressure atm I will check tomorrow
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    Help with plumbing

    Look like I screwed up the plumbing for heater... just found the manual... so back to cutting and glueing.. after putting this bypass on you guys think I will get better flow?
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    Help with plumbing

    Yes i know about the sweep elbows I had no choice ...what do you mean about the turnovers?
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    Help with plumbing

    Hi all. So I just upgraded all my equipment except heater.. new equipment are: Pentair vs pump Pentair intelichlor Cartridge filter 525 sqft ...old heater is a oil burner it’s works great so it stays until it breaks. Problem is flow... piping from pool and back is 1.5”... i adapted to 2” for...
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    Black Diamond 525 Cartridge Filter Tank

    i need to make purchase asap should i get this at $600 or a PENTAIR 160332 at $925??? please help me out here
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    Low Voltage Landscape Lighting powered by Pentair IntelliTouch

    I’m planning on doing this in the spring also... I want to wire all my 12v landscape lights to an intellitiuch isn’t the output 12v? I thought I would be able to use the timer on the intwlitouch to control the lights... so what the purpose of connecting a landscape transformer to it then?? Just...
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    Black Diamond 525 Cartridge Filter Tank

    Anyone else care to chime in? - - - Updated - - - I pretty sure people don’t use factory filters anyway
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    Black Diamond 525 Cartridge Filter Tank

    Any body have any experience with black diamond cartridge filters? Black Diamond 525 Cartridge Filter Tank Price is good.. i opened one up pretty simple a container with 4 filters... I pretty sure they are Ll the same.. Thanks guys
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    Led pool light help

    I pulled the light out there’s no model number on it .. it’s a sta-brite... niche is a stainless steel 9.5”-10” in diameter... I know all about lumens and led specs... been dealing with them for years... but never in a pool light situation.. I want the option of changing colors not just boring...
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    Led pool light help

    I’m about to change my liner... I have old style r7 halogen bulb 500w light in it now... I want to go color led... pentair or Hayward... leaning more towards pentair... I have read reviews on both on amazon and they are terrible... now I’m worried ... also they say 300watt equivalent I’m at 500...
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    New pool owner need advice

    Bump
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    New pool owner need advice

    I would go with which ever brand meets my needs and is affordable
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    New pool owner need advice

    Hello all So I just bought a house with an in ground pool... 16x32 lazy L. 18-20k gals... vinyl... I’m in Long Island New York...I will be changing out the liner as it is all bleached out... I will also be changing out all the equipment... equipment now is: HAyward de 36 1 speed Hayward pump...
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    i want to change out pump

    yes it is 1.5
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    i want to change out pump

    yeah i agree with u on the pool store thing ...i learned not to listen to stores along time ago. yes im sure the returns connect to a single line as i dont see 3 pipes coming out by the filters. do u mean what size my skimmers are? not sure need to measure them. from pump to farthest skimmer...
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    which robot

    i have a 48000 gal inground pool , has 3 ft shallow end and 9 ft deepend vinyl lined and im looking for a robot.. i dont want to use my pump for this so i want a self powered robot...which ones do you recommend?
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    i want to change out pump

    ok guys i got some more updtaes for you: my pump is 220v and theres 1.5" plumming. from pump/filter to the 3 jets is around 20-25 ft being that my 3 jets are on the shallow end of the pool and the 2 skimmers r directly across the jets at the deep end (1 skimmer is in the shallow end) i dont...
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    i want to change out pump

    i know now how to use the 2 speed motor...i did my HW...i would also have to get new timer or ti=his that would run anywhere from $130-200 or do you guys think if i get a energy efficent motor either 1hp or 2 hp ...i think ill should save about 30% on electricity...and if i do go for a 2hp i...
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    i want to change out pump

    thats a good question ..i have no idea so all i would have todo is swap out motors?? thats it?? and how does he 2 speed work? when is it high and when is it low?
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    i want to change out pump

    i would guess the pool electric costs me about $100 per month during pool season... is it possible u can give me model number of the 2speed motor i would need??? 1600 watts is alot, isnt it? what wattage would the 2 speed be? do i have to add anything to put in the speed motor?? controllers or...
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    i want to change out pump

    what filter do u recommend?
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    i want to change out pump

    wow you guys are fast...im in Long Island New York. i just checked last year summer bills, im at .19cents per kwh. i run it at around 4hrs a day ,,,weekends about 8 hrs per day(more ppl using it) so what is your final verdict??? leave everything as is or change motor or pump? do you guys know...
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    i want to change out pump

    hey guys... my pool is around 48,000 gal....3 skimmers... 3 jets...no water falls or any extras. i think i want to change out my pump as its costing me too much electric to run and i have a feeling its under sized. im not sure what pump i have now but here is a pic of the motor..its 1hp i have...