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    Free chlorine has held finally

    Now onto the next step which I will start on Monday of next week adding the borates. My results are
    FC-11
    cc-0
    TC-11
    PH-7.2 gonna get it up a bit
    Alk - 110
    My CYA I think is 50 when I saw the dot disapear
    CH-70
    Salt - 2400
    Borates with poolife strips reads 15???
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    Re: Free chlorine has feld finally

    How do you plan to add the borates? Borax will up your PH when you do....

    Congrats
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    24' round AG pool, 52" high, Raypak heater; Waterway 2 spd Pump;
    150 Sq ft. Clearwater Cartridge Filter; Former and DISSATISFIED "Pool Frog" owner
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    Re: Free chlorine has feld finally

    Quote Originally Posted by Bowlin
    Now onto the next step which I will start on Monday of next week adding the borates. My results are
    FC-11
    cc-0
    TC-11
    PH-7.2 gonna get it up a bit
    Alk - 110
    My CYA I think is 50 when I saw the dot disapear
    CH-70
    Salt - 2400
    Borates with poolife strips reads 15???

    Subject Line: Free chlorine has feld finally ....
    How far did it 'fel' before it held? Just having some fun with ya ...
    20x40 30,000 gal IG Liner, Pentair II Sand

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    Re: Free chlorine has held finally

    Plan on doing the borax and acid method, hopefully the correct way if its too much work might switch to boric.
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    Foxx Pool Grecian style 19' X 39'
    27k, with a 300# sand filter

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