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    Intex Sight Glass Removal

    Thank you Brett i want to remove as i am in the process of resetting up my pool and it has algae inside and did nt want to start season that way. Again thank you
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    Intex Sight Glass Removal

    How do I get that sight glass off my Intex Sand Pump. I have not seen any answers specific to the I:geek:ntex pump
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    sight glass green

    I have noticed in last week my sight glass on my intex sand filter is greenish and looking bad. I have backwashed 2x and rinsed but that still is green. Pool is perfectly clear any have any answers about that? Is there ever an occasion to open the filter and look that way? Please
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    Heater Suggestions Needed

    I am looking for suggestion on adding a heater my Intex 18 x 52 ultra frame. Mainly for comfort and to be able to swim year round. Any and all welcome
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    Fountain Question

    Chayne I would love to see you post pics of your DIY fountain I am in the middle of trying to create one
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    If its not one thing its everything HELP

    Need some hard-core advice. Due to situations out of my control we had to move in December after building a deck and hard piping my Intex 16’ x 48 ultra frame. Due to insane weather & the move at hand the pool & sand filter I had did not make it. So, I had to go back to the drawing board. Now at...
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    Going to Start Over - Need Advice

    Hello Happy Sunday Funday Do you know what year they started making poly carbonate T-connectors vs non poly carbonated?
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    Idiot alert..Harvey related

    good thoughts and prayers to you I am in Houston and this is the craziest thing I ever saw.
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    Harvey is killing us in Houston Need Suggestions

    Well don’t really even know what today regarding Harvey and the devastation it caused. I am in Houston proper and right now have managed to avoid evacuation & getting water in my house. It has been pretty much a constant effort to divert the water from coming in. Last week I asked the question...
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    Tropical Storm Harvey coming, to cover or not?

    I need some good quick advice on whether or not to cover the pool during a tropical storm. I live in Houston TX and they are predicting Harvey will make land south West of us which leave s us on the dirty side of the storm. Not so much a wind storm as they are predicting torrential rains &...
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    Intex Ultra Frame poles leaning

    I just had to deal with same exact issue. I did exactly what you were thinking but I had someone in the pool pushing the T Joint out at the same time hammering in. I also used a 6 inch 4 x 4 to break the blow to the leg. Good luck
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    Hayward above ground pool skimmer part

    I had the same issue and went back & forth numerous times to Lowes & HD looking for the fitting. I finally found couplings that did the trick. They are picey and at first i had no use for the rest of the part. Thought I would at least throw it out there. I returned so many parts that did not...
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    Bath mat under ladder

    what kind of ladder are you using Charles?
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    I Just Cut My Intex Pool For My Upgrade :-)

    would love to see an answer to that
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    Ladder advice please

    Can anyone recommend a goo, safe & sturdy In-pool ladder ?
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    Foam under intex ultra frame

    I did the weird math by turning my 16'circle into square footage and then divided by 32 ( the square footage of the sheet. I knew from the folks at TFP that i would have extra when I cut off the squared edges. When i used that formula for your size 26' I cam up with you needing 21 sheets & some...
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    Foam under intex ultra frame

    i had to start new this year due to old intex 14 x 42 frame totally rusted out. I decided to do it correctly and was on line with all the folks from TFP constantly. I went with the foam and cut out around the foam so that my legs rested on the pavers. Its remarkable how well it is working . I...
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    Pump Cover

    I would like to see what the feed back on that pump cover is. I was going to creat one as a 3 sided with plexiglass
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    Haywood eyel not enough thread & what will fit original rubber outlets

    I wanted to install the eye inlet that came with the Hayward SP1091LX Dyna-Skim and replace the one that came with pool. Once i went through the hassle i realized that there was not enough thread to catch so that i could reinstall to my filter pump.I know there has to be a solution and it is...
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    Skimmer In , Hard Plummed Salt added Thank you

    I really want to thank all you guys. I know i could not have done what I did with out you. My numbers before I added my salt FC-8.5 I added liquid Chlorine last night after adding stabilizer CC- 5 PH- 7.2 TA- 10 CH- Not taken CYA-40 Next finish Deck and figure out how to hook up auto cleaner...
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    Intex pool thru wall skimmer ?

    Thank you Finally cut pool installed skimmer had slight leak but muscled through. I ended up pulling both the returns up and just pinned them. I will need one of them for my pool cleaner. I appreciate your comment. TFP has been a blessing
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    POOL UP< NOW Install Equipment & start Chemicals HELP

    So pool is filled & sand filter running. Skimmer is screwed in but i did not cut bc I dont know how to separate my dual port line to send to filter basket. So i will probably hard pipe but I am happy i at least got to where i am now OK Test results are FC- 0 CC- 0 PH- 8.2 TA- 90 CH- 200 CYA-...
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    POOL UP< NOW Install Equipment & start Chemicals HELP

    Thank you sir getting in pool now to install skimmer
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    2 outlets on the 16' x 48'' no connectors

    i am an idiot. I did nto realize i would be using smaller hoses to meet the T.
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    2 outlets on the 16' x 48'' no connectors

    PANICKED I feel like i am missing a box. Do I have to purchase connectors? My outlet plunger is on a T to receive form these outlets but nothing to connect to the pool & down. Don't even know how to begin. Was getting in to install Haywood YIKES:eek:
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    Intex pool thru wall skimmer ?

    I split my gasket and I am ready to install skimmer. Pool is 3/4 full. MY question is what do I do I have the dual outlets?????????????
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    POOL UP< NOW Install Equipment & start Chemicals HELP

    Thank you Deck being built as we speak but want ot get equipment installed testing water shortly and will post
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    POOL UP< NOW Install Equipment & start Chemicals HELP

    OK I got the hard labor done. Pool is up and half way filled with water. I guess it is time to set up equipment and start the fun. Please let me know that my order of install is correct and that i have a clue on line order of where equipment goes. I believe first :confused: I have to install...