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    Hello and help from New Jersey confused

    Thanks everyone ,here are this mornings test results CL 5+[due to high FC ?] PH 7.2 FC 14.5 (pool is floating down after passing slam test) CC 0 TC 14.5 CH 225 (Question do you swirl as you add R-0012 1drop at a time till color changes blue) TA 100 CYA 60 Thanks for all the help and...
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    Hello and help from New Jersey confused

    Quick update pasted the [OCLT] last night 6/6 last reading was 24 at 9pm at 500 am reading was 23and cc was 0,after 12 days mission accomplished I would like to thank all that helped and a special thanks to JVTRAIN for pointing out the light niche .Letting pool float down to normal FC level of...
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    Hello and help from New Jersey confused

    any tricks to get the screw lined up reinstalling the light back into the niche.from deck level
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    Hello and help from New Jersey confused

    Ok just a little update after removing light niche an algae blizzard came pouring out right under the light in deep end vacumed it out to waste,in process of brushing out niche and cleaning up everything before putting back together.Once again BIG THANK YOU TO JVTrain for pointing this out...
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    Hello and help from New Jersey confused

    Cant thank you enough for pointing that out no have to try and remove screw hope it not rusted in place
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    Hello and help from New Jersey confused

    Low and behold the light niche is filled with algae its a hayward dura niche i beleive at least thats what book says cant seem to remove screw but with some twisting the fixture it moves is there a screw or simply pry off that is the question thank you JVTrain for pointing this out will post pics
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    Hello and help from New Jersey confused

    Thank you for your response been brushing and vacuming daily needed or not ,light niche great idea since its a under water light in deep end will have to figue out how to remove
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    Hello and help from New Jersey confused

    Good Morning,OFCLT night reading FC 20, at 7am reading FC 15 lost 5ppm overnight pool is crystal clear the best it ever has been.My concern is been slaming since last monday is this normal that 6 days has past and i still cant pass the OFCLT .Did a complete test with the TF-100 kit here are the...
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    Hello and help from New Jersey confused

    I am staying at it just added 249 oz bleach per pool math heading to costco today for more bleach.They had none last weds night guess I'm not the only one in Old Bridge NJ slamming there pool LOL .The end should be near waiting on my reorder of R-0871 and R-0870 a word of advice to anyone...
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    Hello and help from New Jersey confused

    Last night I did the OCLT FC was 17 this morning FC was 13 CC 0 pool is clear lost 4 ppm fc I guess i need to continue slam process ,been slaming pool since monday am i right that i should continue slam.during day i have alot of sun exposure.Thanks Mike
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    Hello and help from New Jersey confused

    Update FC 27/ CC 0 pool is clear looks the best it ever has.crossing fingers that I am near the end
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    Hello and help from New Jersey confused

    getting excited now fc 22 adding 45 oz bleach to achieve fc 24.
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    Hello and help from New Jersey confused

    got it will add another jug .Thanks Richard appreciate it.hopefully when i learn enough i can help others as you guys are helping me
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    Hello and help from New Jersey confused

    Thanks R ichard just added another 3.5 jugs as that is what pool math suggested .in 2 hours i will take another reading is that correct ,and keep adding bleach till i hit the mark?
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    Hello and help from New Jersey confused

    Thank you everyone great forum and lots of help.finished part 2 of drain and fill at 1am this morning pool math added 4.6 bottles of 121 oz concentrated clorox[can only find concentrated]at 3am went to work .my wife took a reading at 7am fc 2.5 /cc 3.5 at 330 pm reading was fc 1/cc 1 drain fill...
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    Hello and help from New Jersey confused

    thanks richard, SLAM is the acronym for Shock Level and Maintain. I feel dumb
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    Hello and help from New Jersey confused

    question how do i calculate bleach for the slam ,example fc 1 cya 60 do i use target fc # OR FC SHOCK #
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    Hello and help from New Jersey confused

    procees already started for 2nd drain and fill ,will have to start slamming after i refill hopefully time will be on my side
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    Hello and help from New Jersey confused

    I agree with you with CYA level 50-40 ,back to the drain and refill part 2 .will keep everyone updated Thanks Mike
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    Hello and help from New Jersey confused

    this is what water look like
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    Hello and help from New Jersey confused

    Good Morning after partial drain and fill part 1.my new reading are PH 7.2 FC 1 CC 1.5 TC 2.5 CH 225 TA 90 CYA 70 Hope im heading in the right direction at this point should i drain and refill pool again or can we work with this Thanks Mike
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    Hello and help from New Jersey confused

    Thank You for all the help will keep updated
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    Hello and help from New Jersey confused

    starting the drain today .Happy Memorial Day everyone and thank you to all that have served and are serving GOD SPEED
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    Hello and help from New Jersey confused

    Thanks for all the replies will keep you updated
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    Hello and help from New Jersey confused

    Thank you for your response what is the correct way to drain /refills.
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    Hello and help from New Jersey confused

    NJ Mike: I deleted the other Thread you had on this subject since this one had more responses. --BoDarville, TFP Moderator Hello and thank you in advance ,opened pool last week took sample to pool guy was told FC was zero added 20 lbs of shock to date fc still read zero found this forum and...