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Above Ground Pool Test Kits (Defined)

There are many different above ground pool test kits available. This guide will help you distinguish between them and find out which one is right for you.
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With so many different ways to sanitize your above ground pool these days, there are an equal amount of testers to keep your pool water in check.

Above Ground Pool Test Kits

Here is a list of all the above ground pool test kits available at The Pool Factory and a brief description for each.

Monthly Pool Maintenance Chemical Test

Product

Tests for

Saltwater Compatiable

Strips Included

Solaxx SafeDip

A battery operated digital tester that measures pH, Free Chlorine, Salt, TDS, ORP, and Temperature. It is the most advanced tester offered at The Pool Factory and is jam packed with features. Since the unit does not require test strips, years of use will only pay for itself, as you will not need to purchase test strips year after year. You will also have a professional test kit at your fingertips so no more puzzling trips to the local pool store with water samples. The SafeDip even has a special indicator that displays if your water is safe to swim in! Simply collect the water sample from the pool or spa using the onboard cup and press the Start button to take your measurement. It’s smart, simple, and gives you results in seconds.

Free Chlorine

Salt

pH

TDS

ORP

Temperature

Yes

N/A

Solaxx SaltDip

Similar to the SafeDip but specifically for saltwater pools. This tester is also a digital tester that measures the salt levels present in the pool.

Salt

Temperature

Yes

N/A

Pool Check 3-in-1

A three way test kit tests for chlorine, pH and alkalinity levels. Proper levels keep your pool sparkling clear.

Free Chlorine

pH

Alkalinity

Yes

50

Aquacheck 7-in-1

The Aquachek Silver 7 Way Test Kit allows you to test Free Chlorine, Total Chlorine, Bromine, pH, Alkalinity, Hardness and stabilizer (cyanuric acid) levels with one easy test. It’s one easy test for 7 pool symptoms.

Free Chlorine

Total Chlorine

Bromine

pH

Alkalinity

Hardness

Stabilizer

Yes

50

HydroTools Liquid Test Kit

Two Way Chlorine Test Kit is a deluxe two-vial design with color keyed indicator solutions. Liquid test drops that will test your chlorine and pH level in your water. This kit includes instructions and storage case.

Free Chlorine

pH

No

25
Tests

Pool Frog Test Kit

A 3-in-1 test, checking for pH balance and Total Alkalinity as well as Chlorine & Bromine. The color-coded system will quickly tell you if you need to balance your pH or adjust the flow-rate on your Pool & Spa Frog.

*For use with Frog Systems only

Free Chlorine

pH

Alkalinity

No

50

Pool Check Salt Test Kit

Pool Check salt test strips are ideal for any salt chlorine generators available, no matter what the recommended level. Maintaining a proper level of salt in your system is crucial to the effectiveness of the salt system.

Salt Only

Yes

16

Pool Check 3-in-1 Copper

Copper test strips can monitor copper ionizers and copper sulfate pentahydrate additives. Copper is used in pool water to control algae, improve water clarity and reduce the amount of chlorine, bromine, and other harmful oxidizing chemicals. Combined with pH and Total Alkalinity readings, Pool Check Copper 3 in 1 satisfies your testing needs where others fall short.

Copper

pH

Alkalinity

No

50

Spa Check 3-in-1 Bromine

Bromine Test Strips test for bromine, pH and alkalinity levels. Proper levels keep your pool sparkling clear.

Bromine

pH

Alkalinity

No

50

Baquacil 4-in-1

Test strips that test for Baquacil Oxidizer, Baquacil Sanitizer (biguanide), Ph and Alkalinity levels. Baquacil’s stability gives you peace of mind because you get more dependable, consistent bacteria control and more time to enjoy fun in the water with your family.

Oxidizer

Sanitizer

pH

Alkalinity

No

25

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