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Old 03-13-2005, 04:44 PM   #1
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can I mix different substrates??????

I currently have 20# of Argonite in my fuge. My friend gave me about 10# of gray coast calcite. Would it be okay if I put that on top of my argonite or should I just leave it out?
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To the best of my knowledge, you can mix substrate. The ocean floor definatly is not only one type....
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What about mixing crushed coral and sand?
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What about mixing crushed coral and sand?
Again, the ocean floor is not one type of medium. it is a combination of argonite, coral, sand, and alot of other stuff... I dont see any problem with that at all... I would wait for one of the more experienced people on here to chime in, but I think you will be fine mixing any types of substrate... The only thing you really need to worry about is cleaning it... I choose argonite over sand because sand seems to be very difficult to clean
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I have a mix of cc and aragonite sand in both of my tanks.
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