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  • kimkats
    Those are one of my all time favs!!! SO pretty!
  • setsailsoon
    Lock, Just so we're on the same page, the skimmer box is on the suction side of the pump so it's the line coming out at the bottom of...
  • A
    AussieSwimmer replied to the thread Adding acid.
    It wasn't blindly btw, I used the pool math app as well, hence why I was asking about adding large amounts of acid. No I've got no...
  • yann
    yann replied to the thread Adding acid.
    Do you know how your TA got so high in the first place?
  • yann
    yann replied to the thread Adding acid.
    Sorry didn’t mean to be rude or offensive
  • yann
    yann replied to the thread Adding acid.
    I’ve quickly punched up some numbers in pool math. Assuming your PH is 7.8. With a TA of 250 it would take about 2.5l of MA to drop your...
  • A
    AussieSwimmer replied to the thread Adding acid.
    Still learning...
  • yann
    yann replied to the thread Adding acid.
    Yes you need to wait until your FC gets below 10ppm to get a proper PH reading. Throwing random amounts of MA in your pool without...
  • A
    AussieSwimmer replied to the thread Adding acid.
    TA is 250ppm....haven't checked PH yet as FC still high post slam ~12ppm... I've added 500ml of acid....should I let FC drop below 10 or...
  • yann
    yann replied to the thread Adding acid.
    The best way to reduce your TA is to drop your PH to 7.0-7.2 then aerate until your PH is back up again to 7.8-8.0, then start over...
  • A
    Is it true when adding acid only do 500ml max at one time? How long between additions? Got a high TA and want to reduce asap. Cheers
  • GaryWHolland
    Welcome to TFP!
  • AUSpool
    AUSpool replied to the thread Borates: Before and After Pics.
    I didn’t notice any before or after difference from adding borates with regard to feel or appearance. At the time I had a self cleaning...
  • mknauss
    A couple pucks is not that much. I would check the CYA before assuming it is there. When you do the CYA test, try this next time. Once...
  • mknauss
    If you go that route I would run the ammonia protocol first. To check and defeat ammonia, if necessary, is to raise your FC in the...