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  1. gws1968

    Why so much dirt at the bottom?

    Am I wrong or shouldn't the pool be closer to 17,000 gallons?
  2. gws1968

    Diluted Shock

    Thank you! I will go ahead and dump it. I don't usually dilute the granules and I can't really explain why I did this time other than to say "brain fart"! My CYA levels are good and my water is sparkling clear so I don't want to screw it up by adding some defunct chemicals to the water! This is...
  3. gws1968

    Diluted Shock

    Yes, I saw that and stayed away from those particular products. The one I got was the 6 in 1 step 2 formula. As far as I could tell it doesn't contain any copper although I must admit it did the trick. But I agree, it is not my product of choice. But in a pinch you make due and this time I got...
  4. gws1968

    Diluted Shock

    According to the ingredients label: trichloro-s-triazinetrion 71.8% boron sodium oxide (B-4 Na-7 O-7) pentahydrate 8.0% other ingredients 20.2% It is the Clorox brand "XTRA BLUE". Not my preference but all I could get at the time. I can't complain though, between their shock, their algaecide...
  5. gws1968

    Diluted Shock

    I have a bucket of shock left over which I have already diluted. Is there a safe way to store this or should I just go ahead and get rid of it before someone gets poisoned? For the time being I have it way out in the front yard where nobody will come into contact with it but , if possible, I...