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Using a Taylor DPD-FAS based testkit? Questions & answers here.

  1. Sticky Thread Sticky: FAQs & Guides: DPD-FAS based testing

    ____________________________________________ FAQs & Guides: DPD-FAS based testing ____________________________________________ Guide to...

    Started by PoolDoc‎, 06-30-2018 05:46 PM
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  1. First Time using Taylor HELP!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    Filled pool week ago then shocked with liquid shock from Leslies and been using Chlor-Brite dichlor 1 ounce a day. Pool holds 5700 gallons. Today...

    Started by mroll‎, 06-28-2012 02:10 PM
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  2. How long to wait to retest after adding chemicals?

    I would like to know how long I should wait after adding chemicals (chlorine, CYA, Muratic Acid, etc.) before testing again for those items. I...

    Started by mshumack‎, 04-28-2006 10:21 AM
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    05-02-2006 02:12 PM Go to last post
  3. Instructions for PS234 test kit

    Instructions for PS234 test kit >CHLORINE DROP-COUNT (FAS/DPD TEST (record as ‘FC’ and/or ‘CC’ above) 1. Rinse and fill clear chlorine test...

    Started by Poolidiot‎, 02-12-2007 05:36 PM
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    02-25-2007 01:11 PM Go to last post
  4. K-2006 test kit, just a few thoughts

    I got my K-2006 test kit a few weeks ago and I think Taylor kinda missed the boat on the Powder with the little dipper for the chlorine test. My...

    Started by BigTallGuy‎, 08-17-2011 08:33 PM
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    11-25-2011 11:20 PM Go to last post
  5. Weird test result for Alkalinity

    I was testing a friends' pool today for alkalinity with the Taylor 2006c kit. I put the 5 drops in and the solution turned green, as it should. But...

    Started by sabres07‎, 08-14-2012 03:18 PM
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    08-15-2012 11:14 AM Go to last post
  6. Pool Opening - PS234 Test

    FC - 21 CC - .5 TC - 21.5 PH - 6.8 or < (yellow) Alk - 60 Cal - 40 CYA - 0 Temp - @40 IG, Vinyl liner @22,000 Gal. W/chlorine that high,...

    Started by rhosk‎, 05-04-2006 01:18 PM
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  7. Shelf Life of test kit reagents

    Hello, I have read the chart about the shelf life of the reagents. It's very helpful, but I still want to run this by you all. My kit (PS233)...

    Started by SandyDittmer‎, 06-18-2010 11:48 AM
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    06-24-2010 08:22 AM Go to last post
  8. Taylor Fas-DpD Test Kit K-2006

    Hello, I'm somewhat new to this forum, so please excuse me if this question is redundant. I have an issue with CC, when I use the...

    Started by hvactech2‎, 05-27-2012 06:48 PM
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    05-29-2012 08:28 PM Go to last post
  9. Pool test smackdown: Taylor K2006, OTO, Pinch-a-Penny, Pool Store

    So I'm into my 8th week of pool ownership. Up until yesterday, I was using my Pinch-a-Penny Basic Test Kit (OTO) to test for chlorine and ph. Over...

    Started by famousdavis‎, 07-22-2011 09:48 AM
    compare tests, sticky
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    07-25-2011 10:47 PM Go to last post
  10. Wink New pool start up

    Pool is finally done. It has been several years since I had to maintain a pool and I feel like I need to "re-learn" all over again. Can anyone help...

    Started by micon2‎, 10-20-2006 08:03 PM
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    10-20-2006 10:54 PM Go to last post
  11. taylor test kit and borax

    I need to raise the ph in my pool- taylor test kit only provides info for raising with soda ash and I want to use Borax- how much to use? Do I...

    Started by shawnw‎, 08-03-2012 12:06 PM
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  12. Water testing for dummies

    For two years, I have dutifully packed up my PS233 and gone out to sit by the pool and run all my tests. (when I'm doing the full test...not daily)...

    Started by duraleigh‎, 05-08-2006 09:27 AM
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    05-12-2006 08:20 PM Go to last post
  13. Tested Water to Start BBB method

    Ok...Figured out how to use my testing kit. It's a taylor K-2006. This is just water out of my tap...since we are starting to fill the pool today. ...

    Started by HollyClo‎, 07-20-2011 03:52 PM
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  14. High Chlorine readings - how do they impact other readings

    I have a Taylor test kit that I've been using for years, and usually get a new kit every 2 years. My kit is stored in my garage and does not see...

    Started by Charlie‎, 02-02-2009 04:20 PM
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    02-06-2009 09:41 PM Go to last post
  15. Taylor K2006 vs. test strip results

    So I have been learning alot here and have been convinced that your collective advice is the best advice to follow. My local Leslie's still insists...

    Started by nefretrameses‎, 07-21-2013 10:42 AM
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    07-24-2013 07:04 PM Go to last post
  16. Question Refill R-0871

    Love my K-2006! I will clearly need to replenish R-0871 soon. The larger bottles of R-0871 are quite a bit cheaper than the 0.75 oz. The...

    Started by BigDave‎, 08-15-2011 11:00 AM
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  17. Testing cya with 2006

    I'm testing cya with my 2006 kit. Everything is ok, ch. is 3.0 but cya vile goes to the top with the water and its barely cloudy. So how do I get an...

    Started by dansdad‎, 05-28-2014 07:53 PM
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  18. Cross match reference: PS234 kit and Taylor

    For those of you who have one of the old kits previously sold on Pool Solutions website and need refills, take a look at the following link. It has...

    Started by Watermom‎, 05-14-2010 06:23 PM
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  19. Post K-2006 Arrived! Results Within

    FC = 0.2ppm CC = 0.2ppm pH = < 7 - 6 Drops to 7.4/7.6 TA = 30ppm CH = 120ppm CYA = < 30ppm What should I add first using the BBB method? How...

    Started by JustAlex4tw‎, 06-03-2014 10:20 PM
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  20. DPD Reagent? For testing Chlorine

    I have the good Taylor kit that was recommended to buy. The original DPD powder reagent that came with the kit has run out. I bought extra testing...

    Started by Digger‎, 07-18-2011 12:13 PM
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    07-20-2011 11:53 AM Go to last post
  21. 2 oz. Refills - will they fit into my kit?

    My Taylor K-2006 came with 0.75 ounce bottles of reagents. If I purchase the 2 oz. refills, will I still be able to fit them into the blue kit and...

    Started by moblaine‎, 07-31-2012 12:39 PM
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    08-27-2012 10:29 AM Go to last post
  22. Which kit to get?

    I'm finally getting around to replacing the generic test kit that came with the house when I bought it with a proper dpd-fas. Is the Taylor K2006...

    Started by kelemvor‎, 02-23-2011 12:02 PM
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  23. Replacing reagents in the K2006 kit

    _________________________________________________ Admin Edit: Please use the updated version of this post. PoolDoc ...

    Started by mitchryan912‎, 04-26-2015 10:36 PM
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    05-01-2015 03:26 PM Go to last post
  24. Can't clear CC or reach an FC level after tons of bleach - FAS-DPD testing

    *** I'm starting a new post to keep it focused. Including the most relevant previous replies to the topic: Results of bucket testing...

    Started by JuJuBee‎, 05-26-2012 01:36 PM
    bucket test, combined chlorine, raising fc, removing cc, shocking
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    06-05-2012 08:22 AM Go to last post
  25. K2005 vs K2006 vs K2006C test kits

    Can anyone tell me the difference in the Taylor K2005 and K2006 test kits? They also offer the same part numbers with a "C" on the end. Any help is...

    Started by rob001‎, 04-15-2014 11:42 AM
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    04-15-2014 01:00 PM Go to last post
  26. 1st test results - CYA down to ZERO?

    OK, so really it is my second full test, but I thought the 51 degree H2O might have affected things. Here are my numbers: FC 1 CC 0 TC .5 pH 7.6...

    Started by bhelme‎, 04-10-2006 01:49 PM
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    03-31-2007 03:51 PM Go to last post
  27. Question DPD powder

    Should the dpd powder go bad before a year? I keep my kit (PS233) in doors at all time. I bought a few refills last year, including dpd powder. Now I...

    Started by Poolidiot‎, 05-17-2006 08:01 PM
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  28. refills

    where is best and cheapest place to get refills for k-2006 kit really just the 0871 reagent

    Started by airraid1999‎, 05-23-2012 09:49 AM
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    06-04-2012 02:25 PM Go to last post
  29. What reagents for PS200 / K1000 OTO/phenol red kit?

    I went to the pool store to buy reagent for testing chlorine, I was sold Taylor R-0003, this test reagent is not for testing chlorine. What is it...

    Started by ltpowel‎, 06-01-2017 03:51 PM
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    06-04-2017 01:18 PM Go to last post
  30. DPD powder ( R-0870) has turned dark. Is it OK?

    Powder turned dark grey/black during the winter. Is it still usable and accurate?

    Started by Shredhead‎, 05-11-2015 12:15 PM
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    05-26-2018 02:59 PM Go to last post

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