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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 12-29-2012, 09:10 PM Thread Starter
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Red Clay mixing Question!

I am making MTS.

I have red art clay that is in its wet molding form (like how you buy it at the store). Can I just take this modable clay and add it to the dirt with water?

Or do I need to dry/bake the clay then break it up into tiny pieces then add to soil?

Also whats a good ratio, I am told 10% to dirt...
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Theres a video on youtube that show you the step by step. It was pretty good and answers a lot of guestion i had.

I don't know where I'm going but I'm on my way.

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so can I use unbaked raw clay? or do i have to bake it and break it up....
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bake, and crush.

They make a redart powder also If you need more
that's what I would recommend.


If you are still looking for larger microsorum pteropus plants
I saw some mats on aquabid for 20.00 each fyi.
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bake, and crush.

They make a redart powder also If you need more
that's what I would recommend.


If you are still looking for larger microsorum pteropus plants
I saw some mats on aquabid for 20.00 each fyi.
What if I already dirted my tanks with raw clay.... I didnt bake it. Am I okay?
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