How to chlorinate properly

Chlorinating, maintaining the right chlorine levels,
chlorine problems. Dichlor, trichlor, cal hypo, bleach,
granules, chlorine pucks and chlorine sticks.
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How to chlorinate properly

Postby anytime » Fri 22 Dec, 2017 22:50

I am currently doing swimming pools but I do not know what the best ratio of chlorine is. Thank you

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Re: How to chlorinate properly

Postby Denniswiseman » Sat 23 Dec, 2017 10:22

Your chlorine level is based on your Cyanuric acid (stabilisor) as indicated in Chlorine / CYA Chart relative to your Pool Levels
Bearing in mind
For every 10 ppm Free Chlorine (FC) added by Trichlor, it also increases Cyanuric Acid (CYA) by 6 ppm.
For every 10 ppm FC added by Dichlor, it also increases CYA by 9 ppm.
For every 10 ppm FC added by Cal-Hypo, it also increases Calcium Hardness (CH) by at least 7 ppm

You are better off just using Sodium hypochlorite (Plain Bleach)

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