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Old 11-19-2004, 03:34 PM   #1
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What is Aroganite ? Can this be used along with sand ?

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Old 11-19-2004, 06:28 PM   #2
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Aragonite is sand that is calcium-based.

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Old 11-20-2004, 02:15 PM   #3
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argonite sand is the type you want to use in a marine aquarium, because it helps keep the water properly buffered.
Aragamax sand by carib-sea is a popular brand...but if you're lucky you can find Old Castle or SouthDown brand playsand at your local Lowe's/Home Depot, which is a heck of a lot cheaper.
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