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    Calcium testing

    My reagents are from 2013. Only my CH. All other agent's are new. I'll try with new stuff
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    Calcium testing

    I used the tf 100 Taylor test kit. Maybe my reagents are bad/old
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    Calcium testing

    I have tested my CH shows 0. Tested a few times. Taylor test says shoud be 250-350. I did a calculation and it says to add 438oz. Of calcium chloride. Could that be right? The pool is 4.5 MO Old. My SWCG, was set at 50%, I lowered to 40%. To move my chlorine level lower. My target for...
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    Amazon Alexa and Intellicenter

    SKill is gone again for intellicenter. Has anyone heard anything? It was Gone, then it was there for a few weeks. Now its gone and now theres a skill for Screen logic only
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    New pool getting water balanced

    No the SWG was not started until the salt was added after the 30 day point. we were using floater to get chlorine in
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    New pool getting water balanced

    No salt was added after the 30 day period. Im just now really starting to get chems in check. They offered the 1 month freebie pool guy. no thanks
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    New pool getting water balanced

    Inground, pebble tech
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    New pool getting water balanced

    Getting salt adjusted to proper levels after start up. looking to get sat to 3600. Getting closer. Pool install/ startup guy came over and decided to dump more salt in my pool. I caught him in the nick of time. It shot up over 4000. It has started to come down a bit to like 3800. Im hoping...
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    Pentair alexa skill is back!

    What commands work? Only thing I can get to check is temperature. Asked to turn on pool lights, says there is no circuit called pool lights. Tried to turn on pool feature, like waterfall. Nothing. Maybe I'm asking alexa incorrectly?
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    Amazon Alexa and Intellicenter

    this is for the intellicenter skill right? Still not in Alexa as of today. I guess we wait some more.....
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    Vacuum hookup?

    I don't know if it works yet, just looking for secondary help for Monsoon cleanup, dust and debis
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    Vacuum hookup?

    I'm not sure Ill check on the pop up shut off.
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    Vacuum hookup?

    How about a regular vacuum. with the hose?
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    Pool Math calculator

    when filling out the calculator, is plaster same as pebble tech? And how do I get the 24 hour SWG chlorine output?
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    Vacuum hookup?

    I have just had presidential build a new pool for me. I had Q360 installed. But wondering IF I can hookup a robot vacuum? Do I need a special plumb for that or can I hookup in skimmer? What is best way?
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    Hot climate pool cover

    Wondering If anyone recommends using a pool cover in Arizona hot temps? Or should I just leave uncovered. I know pool cover also helps during Arizona monsoon season with dust storms.
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    How long do the test chems last?

    Cool, thx. Thx for tip on sale in March though!
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    How long do the test chems last?

    Over 1 year old chems due to move.
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    Slamming is done, now SWG?

    ok, so my FC slam target was 28. As I drift down toward 5 FC. I want my SWG on as soon as possible? correct. or do I wait til its close to my normal target 5ppm?
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    Slamming is done, now SWG?

    I am in the process of Slamming my Pool, But once I get to the point that the FC is good. and is drifting down to normal levels. At what point can I turn my SWG back on to maintain?
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    Swg spa. No set timer

    yes that's my understanding, it wont turn on on its own. I was told I could use bromine tabs to supplement? I guess not. Can I use chlorine tabs?
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    Swg spa. No set timer

    I have SWG portable intex bubble/jet spa. I usually turn on swg sanitation for 5 to 8 hours after soak. Question is: If I leave town for a week. Can I supplement with bromine tabs? Since I can't manually turn on swg.
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    Intex purespa setup

    Is it possible my testing agent has gone bad? I tested my pool back in July and cya was good. Today tested it just to check and no reading. ,test says 0 cya
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    Intex purespa setup

    ok, so i used the pool cal and added approx 1 tsp of CYA granules, read cya next day CYA not reading? I added another tsp, will check again this afternoon. I was wondering how often i may need to run the SWG I ran it the 1st day for 8 hours to get chlorine going and it read approx 3. so that...
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    Intex purespa setup

    I just got the intex purespa. The one with the swg. I added 4 lbs of salt it called for 4.4. Didn't want to over do. I turned the heater on last night. Temp is good now. I need to run the swg to start sanitation can I run it same time as heater? Also how many hours should I run I'm in az temp...
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    New SPA setup

    Is there a chemicla calculater for a spa, or can I use the same Pool calculator?
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    Cyanuric acid % confusion

    What is the difference between Liquid and solid? Im using the pool school calc and want to understand the % difference between the two. The solid from what i see on the canister says 100% Cyanuric acid. What does the liquid contain? FYI, I have a 4545 gallon intex vinyl, swg, shooting for...
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    above ground index sprung a leak, pinhole

    Any recommendations for vinyl pool leak? I started filling last night. Went to look around this morning and small pinhole about 5 inches from bottom, now about 2ft under water. Do I need to drain my pool now?
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    Reagents

    I have my TFtest TF100 kit from last year. How long do the reagents accuracy last? Do I need to replace them yearly?
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    High TA and Ph levels

    Try Home depot or lowes