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Old 01-20-2014, 09:33 PM   #1
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Changing sand

I've been considering switching my old sand it's a white sand with black chunk things (for contrast) to just a plain white sand .

Anyone ever done this before and how did you do it how did it turn out ?
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You'll want to draw it out with your siphon hose. Only do a 25% area and then you'll use a pvc to slide the sand to the area you just removed.
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And just do that till the exchange is done? Or at least as much as I want to change ?
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Yes. I would do those 25% increments maybe with a week between them.
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Thanks for the info I appreciate it
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That's how I did mine. The wet sand sliding down the tube to the bottom will minimize a dust storm.
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