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Sizing your Pool or Spa

How big is your pool

Properly sizing your pool is critical in determining a chemical program. This allows you to use the proper amounts of chemicals to keep your water CRYSTAL CLEAR AND HEALTHY.

Formulae:

Rectangle Area = length x width

Circle Area = 3.141 radius x radius

or Circle Area = .78 x diameter x diameter

Oval Area = .78 x length x width

Volumes in liters are thus:

Metric is simple.

Prepared by Trevor Croll,

42 Pearse Street, Keperra, Queensland Australia, 4054.
Phone 61 7 3855 1115