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 If you need to shock a salt water pool because of algae do you need to turn the salt system off for awhile?

Answer Answer If you keep all your water balances correct and run the chlorine generator unit properly keeping the Chlorine level of 1.0-3.0 PPM you should never need to shock your pool. I have heard of a... Read More »
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How do you close a salt chlorinated pool if before the salt chlorine generator you would shock the pool and add algaecide but you have never had to do this with the salt system?

Answer the same as before. whoever told you that you didnt have to shock and use algaecide lied. Answer the same as before. whoever told you that you didnt have to shock and use algaecide lied.
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Can I use shock in a salt water pool system?

Yes, shock can be used in a salt water pool system to adjust the ratio of free chlorine to total chlorine, according to Steve Bister of Crystal Waters Pool & Spa.References:Fun Times Guide: Salt Wa... Read More »
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What pool salt chlorinator system is better - polaris which requires some chlorine and shock treatment or the ultrapure turbo shock ozone generators that supposedly do not require any shock ever?

Answer Of the two I would recommend the Polaris system. Don't go for gadgets and feature, go for a simple reliable unit. Polaris will use more dependable, attainable parts.Up to a short time ago I ... Read More »
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Why would algae form on the boulders of the waterfall if your salt water pool is in chemical balance?

Answer The most important factor to inhibiting algae growth is the amount of free chlorine, not so much the other water balance factors (except temperature and pH).You could have alage on the bould... Read More »
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