Model # RSI-1000

Internet #204336517

Remington Solar Pool Chlorine Free Sun Shock
0856077004065

Remington Solar

Pool Chlorine Free Sun Shock

$129.00 /each

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Product Overview

This Pool Chlorine Free Sun Shock was developed with 20-year proven technology to clean the microbes and algae from your swimming pool. This fascinating technology will make your pool sparkle by generating a low-wattage current to a copper tube which creates ions that destroy bacteria and algae in your pool. Remington Solar has created an affordable alternative to the expensive pool ionizers and pool purifiers that are on the market.

  • Reduce the need for chlorine by about 80%
  • Ultra-low maintenance
  • Powered by environmentally friendly solar panels with no expensive batteries to replace
  • No more bleached hair or bathing suits, dry skin or itchy eyes
  • Handles pools up to 22,000 Gal. (get 2 for more than 22,000 Gal.)
  • Inexpensive alternative to other ionizers and cheap imports
  • Proven technology
  • Wire cleaning brush, test strips and protective basket included
  • Requires 4-5 hours of sun per day

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Customer Questions & Answers

Is the basket that attaches to the bottom included?

Asked by: Chloesmom
Yes.
Answered by: dgmyers
Date published: 2016-09-23

DO YOU STILL VACUUM AND BRUSH THE POOL REGULARLY.

Asked by: KARLIE
There's no need to brush anything but you'll vacuum as dirt builds up like you would normally do.
Answered by: gman
Date published: 2016-07-20

Please provide proof that your device does what you claim. What warranty of fitness for the purpose you give? How effective it really is ?

Asked by: qwerty
I'm a retire engineer (EE/ChE). And no I have not disassembled the unit and while a bit curious don't intend to mess with what works and works well for my application. Another poster mentioned this is 25 y.o. technology. I remember working with similar technology in the 50s and it was old back then. (My first computer ran on punch cards) My pool and spa were in bad shape with regard to algae. Pump was not working so I put the unit in the spa and within a week to 10 days I could see the effects. Algae was not gone but it was obvious the unit was working. (Update pump was fixed last night so I shocked the pool and spa. Pool as expected was much better this AM, spa was in PREMO condition. One question I do have: what is the quantitative and quantitative make up of the copper electrode. I could run the test myself but don't have access to a lab & tools anymore as I'm long and well retired. An aside: The unit will remove iron and other chemicals from the pool water. These are relatively harmless but better out of the system. I'm mentioning this as they look VERY bad but are not indicative of a problem. In fact the unit is working as intended. Other positives: under the KISS principle (keep it simple stupid) Low cost (with 2 year warranty.) Low maintenance (my 8 y.o grand son does the maintenance. (at that age an at-a-boy from grandpa is golden) If it breaks its a pluck and chuck replacement (grand kids want to take it apart for the DIY solar panel projects). BYW Nothing on my pool can be replaced professionally for less that $150.
Answered by: WhyMeLord
Date published: 2017-03-19

Can this be used in an above ground pool?

Asked by: DandJ
I see no reason why you couldn't use this in an above ground pool. As long as you keep it clean, and remove it when the copper level reach the high limit.
Answered by: Mike
Date published: 2016-09-09
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Customer Reviews

Pool Chlorine Free Sun Shock is rated 4.6 out of 5 by 47.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love this. Three days after putting this in the pool our yellow algae problem disappeared. We didn't shock for 10 days after that. Previously we'd been putting in 2.5-5 lbs of shock a week to try to make the algae disappear (plus using algicide). Now we are down to putting in about 10 oz. of shock every 10 days, plus we do use a chlorine tablets in our chlorinator. After rain we are seeing small spot breakouts of yellow algae which immediately brush away, but before we got this, one entire wall of the pool was bright yellow and it wasn't brushing off. We had no problem with assembly and do clean it weekly. Process takes about 10 minutes.
Date published: 2016-08-02
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Give it time I placed this in my pool in late spring. I had a real mess with green algae and over treating with chemicals. The first few weeks the weather was very cloudy and I saw some positive results but not what all the reviews said. I reduced my chlorine feeder and things stayed about the same. I shocked a few times and that seemed to help. Finally, after 3 months the pool looks better than it ever has. I had a lot of scale to clean off of the electrode each week, but that's easy enough to do. Give this product enough time and you will be glad you did. I did have to get a replacement. The nylon wing screw that hold the basket in place broke and they would not replace just that part. A stronger or shorter screw would be a good improvement.
Date published: 2016-09-23
Rated 5 out of 5 by from God send! After 1 and 1/2 years of clear water but green algae on bottom and sides and nothing I did helped, I purchased this solar unit mostly on a prayer and on very positive reviews. I cleaned the pool, installed this unit tethering it to the most sunny part of the pool and hoped! I kept the chlorine level a little high, (which before the installation didn't help), I have a 2 speed pump that I run on high during the day and on low at night. It has been installed for over a month now and absolutely no algae at all, I've backed my chlorine level back down to normal and life is good now! Thank You Remington! I wish I could give U more stars!
Date published: 2015-08-11
Rated 5 out of 5 by from I love this product. We always struggled to keep the algae out of the pool. We are in South Flo... I love this product. We always struggled to keep the algae out of the pool. We are in South Florida. We put this in and our problem was solved. In fact, at one time our pool pump died and we didn't know it because the Sun Shock kept the water clear for weeks after the pump went down. Do not hesitate to buy this.
Date published: 2016-12-20
Rated 5 out of 5 by from It really works I can belive how amazing works... i have I 20x40 pool and I have clear water most of the time
Date published: 2016-05-31
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Works great Everyone should have one of these things. No chemicals, just a little chlorine in the chlorinator on the lowest setting. The water is crystal clear and clean.
Date published: 2016-12-20
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great buy and it works! It is easy to put together. Cleaning is quick and fast to put back together. Pool is sparkling clean water.
Date published: 2016-10-11
Rated 5 out of 5 by from EXCELLENT!!!!! I've had a problem with algae for the last 2 years....no matter how much shock and chlorine we had in the pool, it kept coming back. When we open the pool every year we use a product called green to clear which contains copper to kill the algae and bacteria. After a little research I found this and it's been a life saver. ZERO algae all summer long and no chemicals other than chlorine. HIGHLY RECOMMEND if what I described is your problem too.
Date published: 2016-07-12
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