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    Does this sound right?

    14K IG Diamond Brite finish
    based on my #'s I am going to add....

    4# Baking Soda
    2 Gal Cholrine(sod Hypo 10.5%)

    Pinch A Penny Test
    TC=0
    FC=0
    pH=7.4
    TA=65ppm
    CH=350ppm
    Stabilzer=100ppm (is this cya?)

    Thanks
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    What levels are you trying to bring your chlorine and alk up to?

    Yes, stabilizer is CYA.
    Buggs

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    Chlorine 2-4 ppm
    TA 100ppm
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    You would only need about 1/2 gallon of 10.5% chorine to bring your pool to 4

    and about 92 oz of baking soda to raise your TA from 65 to 100.
    Buggs

    14,000 gallon, in ground, plaster, free form, play pool.
    Sta-Rite Max-E-Glass with a 1.5 hp Emerson motor
    WaterCo Micron High Rate sand filter S750 490 lb, 4883 sq ft - using ZeoBest
    In floor Polaris cleaning system
    Blue Diamond robot for those after storm days when I can't wait overnight for the in floor to clean it.

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    Thanks
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    ok just for ****s and giggles I took another sample to the same chain...

    TC and FC still=0
    pH=7.6
    TA=120ppm ( previous 65 ppm)
    ch=325
    cya=100ppm
    TDS=1500 ppm(previously not tested)

    confuesed???? me too.

    what now?

    Gary
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    BTW pool is very clean and is great
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    This is a good reason to purchase a good test kit and learn to do your own testing.
    Buggs

    14,000 gallon, in ground, plaster, free form, play pool.
    Sta-Rite Max-E-Glass with a 1.5 hp Emerson motor
    WaterCo Micron High Rate sand filter S750 490 lb, 4883 sq ft - using ZeoBest
    In floor Polaris cleaning system
    Blue Diamond robot for those after storm days when I can't wait overnight for the in floor to clean it.

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    Trying to add a pic
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    second try

    not adding attachment?
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