I switched to chlorine yesterday morning after 5 years of Baquacil. Pool is already clearing after the goop thing (can see the bottom of the shallow end). when should I open up the bipass to my solar panels? I turned them off for the process to keep the gunk from clogging them. I am using the sungrabber brand of panel.
Also....I just replaced the sand in my filter last year. Do I still need to replace it after the process. The pressure after backflushing is at 13 psi. Seems good to me?
I didn't add pictures of the process since there are so many others, but I just topped up the chlorine to 15 every hour yesterday (took 17 128 oz jugs from walmart). This morning the gunk on top was gone and now at 10 am I can see the bottom of the shallow end. My starting sample from the pool store was:
Your forum is awsome!!!! Couldn't have done it without you. Just need to know about the solar panels if that's even an issue.