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  1. Bordertown

    Aquarite thermistor replaced

    sorry for the delay in my replying, Saturn94, first of all my power indicator was not stable sometimes showing on sometimes off with the switch in the "ON" position. Then discovered that it was not generating chlorine even at 100% output selection. the replacement was cheap and relatively...
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    Aquarite thermistor replaced

    Perfect I was thinking it may be hard on the plumbing equipment and t 9 cell
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    Aquarite thermistor replaced

    Took a week to receive replacement thermistor via Amazon, my Aquarite is now back functional. I really did not know this was a common thing. I almost took the plunge and buy a new Aquarite panel. Actually it was fairly simple and cost me less than $20 instead of $650. Anyway in the mean time...
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    Can i test salt level while SLAM

    I just completed overnight test with less than 1 ppm loss, my FC level maintained at 20 slam level. Time to move to my SWG for chlorine. QUESTION do I wait till FC is below 10 to test and add salt ?
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    timing next tests

    my question is, after adding muriad acid to drop the PH, how long do I wait before taking another reading to see if my PH is at proper level. I'm guessing 45 minutes...but unsure can someone please chime in ? now what about adding stabilizer (sock method of course), im thing 24 hours, before I...
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    Hayward GLX vs T cell difference - only warranty?

    I need to replace my T9, do I order the W3T or GLX ?
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    POOL MATH APP

    thank you, the sign out and then login again worked to sync both devices together.
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    CYA level after long winter

    happy to report Slam was successful, waiting for FC to drop below 10 and raise water temp so we can swim this coming weekend. Every year I lean something new about pool chemistry....hopefully it wont always be the hard way lol. Summer begins :)
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    POOL MATH APP

    I don't see a tread on the Apple APP Store mobile app. Can someone tell me how to sync my results that I just did on my IPAD to my IPHONE. I re authorized the ipad on the weekend, now it's asking me to re authorize my iPhone when I try to log test result. I would think that you should be able...
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    T Cell small water leak

    weirdest thing, it's a small leak right along the outer side of the connecting cable, I have it mostly contained except for a little pin hole now seeping through the bead of silicone I patched yesterday
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    Taylor K2006C test kit for fellow Canadian people

    Lowry Associates I believe have distribution rights for Taylor here in Canada and your local pool store can buy from them and resell to you
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    T Cell small water leak

    May try pvc glue instead
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    T Cell small water leak

    must have a small hairline crack along the back side of the TCELL....thinking a bead of silicone might fix it, wondering if it hold. Anybody else ever had this issue ?
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    CYA level after long winter

    oh well gonna have to re think my slam level, I have no idea where I got the notion that my starting point was 0 CYA.
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    CYA level after long winter

    would CYA be all gone after 8 months of fall & winter ? I was at 60 when I closed the poll. 2 days ago I added 77 oz, that should have gotten me to 30 ppm so that I can start the SLAM process. However I'm reading like 50 today. Or is it too soon to get a proper CYA level reading? I did...
  16. Bordertown

    SPIN BAR / SPEEDSTIR

    ordered as you suggested they are on the way TY for the help
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    SPIN BAR / SPEEDSTIR

    Tftestkits.net....does not ship to Canada. But thanks for the reply Msch99
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    SPIN BAR / SPEEDSTIR

    so I lend my speedstir to my co worker and he lost the magnetic spin bar that came with the kit. I looking to replace it and get an extra one. Looking on Amazon and cannot find a replacement. And not sure what type / size. Do any of you have any help to offer on where and what to buy ? TY
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    How old is too old ?

    Yes I just now noticed a best by date: 09 19. Feeling silly lol .....l remain committed to get better at this. Must say that my pool is now somewhat clear. l removed so much leafs and pine needle like 20 lbs. I am going to keep filtering and need to slam again this weekend. I could not...
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    How old is too old ?

    Bought K2006 1 year ago, what reagent in the kit should I replace. I’m thinking some test may not be accurate .
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    Is it better to slam at lower CYA

    Pool math is telling me to slam at 26 so I need to go add 2.6 more gallons of bleach on top of the 2 I added 20 minutes ago
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    Is it better to slam at lower CYA

    I have adjusted the PH finally I had it too high then too low in the last 24 hrs (overshot too much muriadic acid then too much borax). I am at 7.4 PH now. Yesterday I added stabilizer and got to 50 CYA so I added a bit more stabilizer an hour ago. So I just dropped 2 gallons of 10.8% of bleach...
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    Is it better to slam at lower CYA

    Slam at 50 CYA or bring CYA to 70 target then slam
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    Do i increase cya and ph during slam?

    Mighty dark green
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    Do i increase cya and ph during slam?

    Fixed signature dropped some muriadic acid and got the sock desolving stabilizer now will report results tomorrow morning thanks for confirming btw I had cya at 60 last year before I closed pool for the winter
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    Do i increase cya and ph during slam?

    Reduce PH first or increase CYA?