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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 05-04-2008, 10:27 PM Thread Starter
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quartzite flagstone

Has anyone ever tested or used quartzite flagstone? I found some at a local store, but didn't want to purchase it until I had some confirmation of whether or not it is safe to use in my tanks. Any info would be great. Thanks!

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post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old 05-04-2008, 11:08 PM
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quartz can dissolve in water pretty quickly, especially when its to the warmer side. ever have one of those grow your own crystals things? yeah, they always have quartz in there because it dissolves and forms so easily. the thing would be gone in a matter of months

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I had a feeling that might be the case. I've just been having trouble finding slate around here right now, so I have been looking at different options. Thanks for the info

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