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    Above Ground Pool Bonding

    Hi Everyone, I was having a conversation with an associate of mine who is an electrician and the topic was bonding an above-ground pool. The common way I'm used to seeing done is to use a bonding plate that is installed in the skimmer. It involved drilling a 3/16" hole on the side and inserting...
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    Bonding Question - above ground oval with buttresses

    I have a 30 x15 oval above ground pool with buttresses. I am digging the trench for the bonding but am confused in regards to buttresses. Bonding calls for the #8 bare copper wire to be 18”-24” from the pool wall all the way around the pool. The buttresses extend further than that from the...
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    More corrosion questions from a skeptical SWG wannabe convert

    Hi all, After adding solar and keeping our pool warmer this summer, I'm more seriously considering adding a SWG as the chlorine demand is getting more intense. The general opinion here at TFP seems to be in favor of SWGs, and that the risk of corrosion is low. Many seemingly informed sites...
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    Solax Saltron Retro Bonding?

    Hello all, I have found a ton of helpful information on this form, so thank you to all posters in advance! I am doing the bonding of the pool myself and understand the requirements and did a lot of research to understand what bonding is exactly (but still nowhere near an expert, so this...
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    Bonding, am i too late???

    Omg!. I looked up and researched making a lap pool for 2 years. I built one just like the plans I purchased off internet. I laid a footing w rebar, poured concrete, laid first row blocks, drilled hole in every other block hole, cement angored a vertical rebar to the hole and filled...
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    No bonding loop from pool

    Hello all. This year I am adding a heat pump to my pool and am basically redoing all the plumbing and electrical for my pool. Currently I have no bonding between any component and I would very much like to get this up to code. I have been reading extensively about pool bonding and think...
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    Pool Light Bonding and/or Grounding

    Electrical questions: I recently had a leaking pool light niche replaced. The shell around the light was replaced with a metal housing and a new yellow jacket 3 wire electrical with a separate bonding cable pulled into the junction box. The old wiring had no bond up at the junction, but was and...
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    Frustrating boding question: Retro-active bonding of existing slide

    Hi--Noob here. What's the easiest/cheapest way to bond an already-installed slide (Interfab Wild Ride) to our pool? Pool and slide was installed by previous owner in 2009 and is an in-ground fiberglass shell. Slide mounts via anchor bolts into the concrete--the metal slide legs slide over the...
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    Bonding Loop

    I have a fairly new pool, this will be our 3rd year with it. I am trying to add a Hayward Aqua-trol and I am stumped at this bonding loop. From what I can tell we should already have one for our pool to pump? However, we do not and that is how the professional installed it. So my question is do...