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Ask me anything about solar pool heaters

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  • May 12th, 2018 5:34 pm
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Newbie
Oct 17, 2013
1 posts
Hi, I am just planning to fit my pool solar pool heater, A friend of mine introduce me solar pool heater using a closed loop, Those anyone have any idea about using closed loop, Just share me, Thanks for advance.
Newbie
Jul 27, 2017
1 posts
Ok. I have a 14'x 42" index pool and am heating it through 3 solar panels on my shed roof. 3 panels (4'x4')each of approx 200' of 1/2" iragation tube in each . All of them run in sequence and work well with an output of 2 gallons per minute. So here's my question.... Should I leave it as is or should I seperate each panel to run alone and not in sequence hoping to circulate the water in the pool faster. I attached some pics of the setup. Hope someone can answer my question thanks.
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Jan 6, 2011
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Does the 3yr payback scale to condo indoor pools? given larger system.

Also, how come solar heater only helps in summer not winter?
Newbie
Feb 28, 2008
4 posts
Hi there. We bought a house with and inground pool and solar heater already installed on our roof. Should we invest in a cover for the solar panels for the winter or can they withstand a Canadian winter - snow, wind, ice buildup, etc..
Thanks!

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