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Old 03-23-2015, 02:21 AM   #1
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Pool sand

I want to add sand to a tank what's the best cheapest sand I can use.

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I personally would still buy a type of sand that is specifically used for aquaria otherwise it could have some nasty stuff in it that could effect your aquarium cycling or harm your inhabitants.

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i use play sand
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Old 03-23-2015, 09:23 AM   #4
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Pool filter sand, while not the cheapest, is excellent for aquaria because it has a larger grain size (#20) than play sand or something similar. It also tends to be cleaner and require much less washing prior to use.
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