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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 07-16-2012, 08:55 AM Thread Starter
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Howzit, has anyone been to mr sandman? Thinking of stopping by this week, anything worthwhile to use for substrate there?
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post #2 of 5 (permalink) Old 07-16-2012, 10:09 PM
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They have the 3m colorquartz stuff, not sure what else they have now days.
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post #3 of 5 (permalink) Old 07-17-2012, 10:49 AM Thread Starter
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Thanks for the reply. Have you used to color quartz before?
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post #4 of 5 (permalink) Old 07-17-2012, 12:45 PM
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I bought cq s grade from mr sandman a few years agi. I loved that substrate. It held slopes great but was a pain to clean. I don't know if they still have any since 3m stopped making it a few years back.

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post #5 of 5 (permalink) Old 08-08-2012, 11:21 PM
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I like their smallest size Monterey Beach sand. I think they call it their aquarium sand.
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