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    Where did you buy your SWG salt?

    Just wondering if your able to find it at the major nationwide stroes like Home Depot, Lowes, Wall Mart, etc...
    Also list what brand/type you bought....

    Thanks!

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    Yes - you can even get it at local hardware and grocery stores. Solar salt. In the blue bag, Diamond something. Make sure there are no additives like resins, rust inhibitors, etc. 99.9something pure. We paid $3.29 per 40# at the local hardware store, cheaper at big box places.
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    Beats Driving to the Lake!

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    This is what I buy...

    SWCG Salt
    MIKE

    21K Inground Custom w/ Spa (Gunite/Plaster), SWCG, Hayward Northstar, Polaris 280, Hayward Color Logics, Jandy PS-8

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    Home Depot...Morton's Solar Water Softening Salt...blue bag. 80lbs= $8
    14 x 32 Fiberglass Pool 10K gal. Hayward Pump and Sand Filter. Autopilot SWG Dig 48 and Heat Siphon 3.25sx Heat Pump.

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    Quote Originally Posted by divnkd101
    This is what I buy...

    SWCG Salt
    Ok thats the stuff - I was too lazy to look it up! lol
    18x33x52 Buttressfree Seaspray (Wilbar) AGP - 1.5hp Pentair Maxim w/22" Pentair Meteor Sand Filter, Aqua Rite SWG System, Biltmore Walk In Steps - 2/4x20 Solar Panel Setup - Doheny Jet Drive (RIP -Pool Rover Jr) - finally hard plumbed the whole darned thing -
    Beats Driving to the Lake!

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