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    DE shoots into pool after recharge

    After backflushing my DE filter and recharging, DE shoots into the pool slowly over the next several weeks. I had the filter professionally disassembled/inspected -- no problems found. I also replaced the multiport valve. The problem continues. My backyard is sloped and the equipment sits...
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    How to get credit when donating through a Donor-Advised Fund (DAF)

    Hi friends, TFP has taught me so much and I'd like to donate. I try to do all my donations via a Donor-Advised Fund (DAF) because it simplifies my tax records (*). I found TFP's tax id (it is 81-0726521). Fidelity can match that tax id to an address in North Carolina, and they will mail a...
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    Disappointed with Intelliflo VSF gpm at low rpms

    I got an Intelliflo VSF installed yesterday (I haven't updated my signature line because I forgot to write down the model number this morning). The pump has a digital readout of RPM, Watts, GPM, and PSI. I recorded some values this morning: RPM Watts GPM PSI PSI on DE Filter Gauge 1000 62...
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    Should I fix CYA (refill) before installing SWG and new pump?

    First time pool owner here (less than 1 year). I just discovered TFP. Since I moved in (last summer) I was using the prior owner's "regular" maintenance company, which was popping trichlor pucks into the auto chlorinator for who knows how long (presumably years). It seems they never measured...