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    Air in system

    Yeah, the water level is more than 1/2 way up the skimmer openings. Yes, i did use a skimmer plate but have since removed it.
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    Air in system

    I'm at work now so I'll check the weir door and post pictures tonight. The valve is a jandy neverlube valve. Thanks
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    Air in system

    Good morning! Somehow I am having an issue with air in my system. Everything was fine, until after I vacuumed the pool yesterday. I have (2) skimmers that are piped separately to the pump with a valve before the pump. Yesterday, I closed the valve to one skimmer and set up my vacuum, then...
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    Hello from Odessa MO

    Thanks! its been a long winter and spring to get there! Yeah, the building has a bathroom/changing room, outdoor shower (still working on the enclosure) and a storage area for all the maintenance and winterizing. Pool equipment is outside on the side of the building. I designed and built it all...
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    Hello from Odessa MO

    Thanks! here is a picture of the set-up as I'm still trying to wrap up some finishing touches. My TF-100 kit came last night and below are my results: Free chlorine 8.5 No combined chlorine Calcium 200 ppm Total Alkalinity 130 CYA 50 PH 7.2 The water is still pretty cloudy, I added some...
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    Hello from Odessa MO

    Good morning, I joined the group last fall because I was installing a pool and have now completed the pool and am working on learning the maintenance end of it all. Thanks for all the assistance thus far!
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    Pool flow and cloudy water

    Ok, thanks again
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    Pool flow and cloudy water

    But I do have a SWCG. I just haven’t added salt yet or haven’t turned on the SWCG yet until I get the water correct....
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    Pool flow and cloudy water

    Sorry for all the questions, but where do I find the FC/CYA chart? You also mentioned non SWCG pool, what’s that, salt water generator? I have that...? Pool math says to add 4 gallons of bleach.....
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    Pool flow and cloudy water

    What level is SLAM level and how do I get there?
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    Pool flow and cloudy water

    Thanks! Water is still extremely cloudy...
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    Pool flow and cloudy water

    Ok, so I got my testing kit today and if I did it correctly, the numbers are as follows: Free chlorine 8.5 No combined chlorine Calcium 200 ppm Total Alkalinity 130 CYA 50 PH 7.2 BR. Above 10. Let me know your thoughts. Thanks again
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    Pool flow and cloudy water

    Thank you for your help! I had a feeling about the water test results! I have orders the TF-100 test kit and will contact you guy when it arrives. One question on the bleach... is it 1-2 gallons each day or 1/2 gallon each day until the test kit arrives? Thanks again!
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    Pool flow and cloudy water

    Hello, I am a rookie when it comes to pools and maintenance. I installed a saltwater pool in the fall of last year (lazy L shape with a 6' deep end, approx. 21,500 gal of water, 2 skimmers, 3 returns no main drain, Hayward variable speed pump, Hayward sand filter). I filled the pool in the...
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    Plumbing and valves

    Thank you. Pool is 25k gallons. I've already purchased the ecostar pump and 30" sand filter
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    Plumbing and valves

    Thanks for the response!
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    Plumbing and valves

    Hello! I am new here and new to pools. I have installed a pool and am ready for finishing the pool plumbing and valves. I have (3) returns tee'd together underground with (1) 2" stub up I have (4) deck jets all piped in 1-1/2" pipe with a loop system underground with (1) 1-1/2" I have (2)...