pH Never moves

Problems relating to pH and total alkalinity.
Increase ph, increase TA. Reduce pH, reduce TA.
pH chemistry advice and techniques for the pool.
BudhpigUK
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My Pool: Above Ground Intex 10Ft x 2.5Ft.
Custom Sand Filtration & In Line Chlorinator installed
Location: Suffolk, UK

pH Never moves

Postby BudhpigUK » Sun 03 Jun, 2018 11:37

Hi, last year l installed an above ground Intex pool with a Sand filtration system and inline Chlorinator. The issue is that the pool is green and dispite having does it with 2.5Ltr liquid Chlorinated Acid and a further 100 gramms of Chlorine granuals, the pH is still showing <6.5. The green has now gone and l simply have algae in the floor that needs vacuming out.

Any suggestions? To ensure l had no issues last year l inversted in an expensive proffessional pool meter called "Palintest - Pooltest 6". As you can see l also have a mixture of tablets for carring out various tests. This unit is brand new and been used circa 15 times.


All help is appricated.
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Teapot
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My Pool: 12 x 24 (45m3) liner pool, Triton TR60 filter with AFM glass media (Activate) and variable speed pump running 0.08HP
Location: UK

Re: pH Never moves

Postby Teapot » Sun 03 Jun, 2018 11:50

What is the stabiliser level? (Cyanuric acid) and the other levels Alk and hardness?

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