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Postby todd » Sun 07 May, 2006 20:45

Is acid washing something to be left to the professionals, or is it something I can learn to do with a little practice? I can't get rid of the calcium buildup on my tile with ANY tile descalers or cleaners. Anyone heard of scaletech plus? Thanks. :(

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Postby Pool Helper » Mon 08 May, 2006 02:39

With a bit of time and a lot of care anyone do an acid wash.

Is Scaletech the electronic device you mean?

acid wash

Postby todd » Wed 10 May, 2006 13:05

Scaletech plus is a new chemical that is supposed to clean off the calcium buildup without scrubbing. You fill up your pool above the calcium line and pour in 1 1/2 gal per 20,000 gal of water. Wait 2-4 weeks and the line should disappear. Add 4 oz's a month to maintain. Costs around $35.00 a 1/2 gal. I just tried it.

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Postby scott » Tue 06 May, 2008 02:02

Well... Did it work??

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