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post #13 of (permalink) Old 01-05-2013, 04:37 PM
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Originally Posted by etgregoire View Post
Thanks wkndracer... I've read this but I just think there is a lot of info lacking here.
While the thread wanders a bit with opinion a couple times reading the follow up posts the details are there in the sticky thread.
Originally Posted by Beer View Post
Black Diamond is a media blasting material.
Originally Posted by etgregoire View Post
Cool. That is one I've been considering. I think it looks cool. Do you have any photos posted online of your setup?
A few others had posted about using it so I dug the net finding details and have loaded 8 tanks using coal slag (Black Diamond, Black Beauty blasting media).
Photos and details about using it in my journal threads although most have a soil base layer.

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