Asked by: Almiro Horne
asked in category: General Last Updated: 18th February, 2020

What level should I set my chlorinator?

We suggest you start your salt chlorine generator at 50 percent output and run it for a couple of days, then check the chlorine level. In a balanced pool, a good chlorine level is 1-3 parts per million. If your chlorine levels are low, you can raise the percentage, and if it's high you can lower the percentage.

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Besides, what percentage should my chlorinator be set to?

We suggest you start your salt chlorine generator at 50 percent output and run it for a couple of days, then check the chlorine level. In a balanced pool, a good chlorine level is 1-3 parts per million. If your chlorine levels are low, you can raise the percentage, and if it's high you can lower the percentage.

Subsequently, question is, how long should I run my salt chlorinator? Salt System Run Times. Your pool system including chlorine generator should be operated often enough to completely turn your pool water over at least every 12 hours or twice a day.

Hereof, how many tablets should I put in my chlorinator?

To use the right number of tablets, always round your pool volume up to the nearest unit of 5,000 gallons. For instance, your pool has a capacity of 20,000 gallons, you would add four chlorine tablets. But if your pool holds just 16,000 gallons, you'd still use four, three-inch chlorine tablets. It's that easy.

How do you set a chlorinator?

How To Use a Pool Chlorinator

  1. Your first step in refilling an automatic pool chlorinator is to turn off the pool pump.
  2. Turn the pool chlorinator control valve on the feeder to the OFF postion.
  3. Remove the pool chlorinator feeder cap by turning the cap counter-clockwise.
  4. Add two or three jumbo tablets to recharge the pool chlorinator feeder.

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