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  1. monoptn

    Dolphin S200 and smart switch

    Some time ago there was a post on here about how to set your Dolphin's power supply to enable it to be controlled by a smart switch. That is, set it so each time power is applied to the Dolphin, it would run for a 2 hour cycle, then turn off. I cannot find this post, but would like to set...
  2. monoptn

    My first algae bloom

    This morning I went out to check my pool and found it had a greenish tint and there was green dust around the bottom and sides in spots. The bottom of the pool was visible, but far from crystal clear. Nothing remarkable has occurred lately: not much rain, wind, debris in pool, no parties or...
  3. monoptn

    PH doesn't move

    This is too easy. My SWG makes the chlorine, and my pH never seems to change. One month ago my pH had crept up to almost 8, so I added a little muriatic acid and knocked it down to 7.5. Since then, I have not had to add any acid and the pH is about 7.6 now. My TA runs fairly low at about...
  4. monoptn

    Saltron mini and hot tub Chlorine management

    Greetings. I am new to the forum, and new to the world of spa and pool ownership (about 3 weeks or so in on the pool, a week on the tub). TFP has been a godsend and I have had great success balancing and running my pool and tub. The app tells me what I need to do, I do it, and the results...
  5. monoptn

    New owner with a Hayward vs700 pump

    Greetings everyone! I am a new owner with a 17,000 gal inground fiberglass pool with a SWG. The pool was just completed a week or two ago, and since I have been cleaning and balancing water, and have it in great shape thanks to TFP! I do have a few questions about the pump, however. I've...
  6. monoptn

    Where will the sun be? Sun Surveyor App

    In the process of laying out our new pool and planning where the deck should go, I found myself wondering where in the sky the sun would be at a certain time. I had a pretty good idea but I wanted to know EXACTLY. I found and ios app called "Sun Surveyor" that will show you exactly where in...
  7. monoptn

    New Pool in Tn

    Greetings folks. I've been reading and researching here at TFP for the last month or so, and what a great resource this forum is. I feel like a pool equipment, maintenance, and chemistry expert. I am ready to begin keeping my pool Trouble Free! Thanks to everyone who contributes for the...