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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 03-06-2013, 07:50 AM Thread Starter
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Dark Cap for MGOPM

I'm soon to be getting a 90 gallon tank and am thinking of going with a base layer of MGOPM and want to cap it with some kind of a black substrate to make the colors pop out. My initial thought was fluval staratum until i realized that it would probably take about 50-60lbs of it and cost me close to 150$

What else would form a nice looking black cap with out breaking the bank?
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post #3 of 4 (permalink) Old 03-06-2013, 08:12 AM
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What About black diamond blasting sand? That's what I'm considering using.

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post #4 of 4 (permalink) Old 03-06-2013, 03:46 PM Thread Starter
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I havent been able to find black diamond brand for the life of me (in canada) .. i'm not sure if they have canadain distributors or not .. but the hunt is still on
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