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CaribSea CaribSea Instant Aquarium Tahitian Moon Gravel

Fine grade gravelContains living, water-purifying bacteriaHelps detoxify metals, eliminate ammonia and neutralize chlorineMakes for an effortless aquarium set-upMade in the USA
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Is this fine GRAVEL or sand?

I see people making comments calling it sand but what I'm looking for is a fine gravel. Sand would be too fine for what I want.
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THIS IS SAND!!!
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It's a moderately coarse sand, or very fine gravel. I would call it sand... but it's really a matter of opinion. I would probably compare it to instant coffee granules with regard to granule size.
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Its fine gravel. Definitely courser than sand.
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This is fine gravel I have the exact same one and I love it it gives your aquarium a nice natural look to it and also if you have a tank light it looks very nice.
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how many bags of this gravel will it take to cover a 55 gallon long tank

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6 for a one inch cover.
answered 1 year, 6 months ago
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i order 3 bag and was able to use 2 and a half.

for a 2 inch cover.
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approx 6 bags to reach a 3 inch depth
answered 4 years, 2 months ago
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Depends on how deep you want the sand to be in the end... 5-8 bags would probably be preferable to obtain a 2+ inch depth.
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How many bags of for a 26 gallon tank

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I would put 40 pounds in
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If it is for fish, then put half as many gallons so 13 pounds of gravel but if it is for any thing else thats up to you.
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how many bags of instant aquarium black sand for a 26 gal bow front tank?

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3 for a one inch cover.
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Add a pound to a pound and a half per gallon. The more sand the less nitrates in the long run. Check out New York Steelo on u tube
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Can I put a layer of eco complete down first then top it off with this?

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Yes your plants will thrive.
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Most definitely! Your plants will thrive!
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Caribsea Tahitian Moon Black Sand

ok will this be good for plants ?

will this be good for soft belly fish like loach or tire track eel
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stem plant don't seem to do fine with this type of sand in my experince.

I have use this for 1 month now and my pleco and cory are fine.

I haven't seen barbell missing or worn down.
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Is it safe for freshwater tanks as well as marine?

The image of the gravel looks perfect for my freshwater tank but not sure if it is safe for my fish.
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I used this product for my Betta fish and he was perfectly fine. You should be ok.
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is this safe for saltwater tanks?

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Yes but it does not buffer.
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I do weekly water changes. do I still do this after I purchase this product?

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I would once a mounth
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Can LIVE PLANTS grow successfully in this moon gravel?

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Not without a lot of root tabs and aquatic fertalizer
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Can I use the Caribsea Tahitian Moon substrate ONLY for a planted aquarium with no problem??

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No.
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can i get the caribsand instant aquarium gravel in the retail stores?

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Safe for Cory Catfish?

Would this be okay for Cory Cat's barbels?

Thank You!
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Is this in all stores?

I was looking on the Petco website, and I ran across CaribSea instant aquarium moon gravel. I was wondering if this is in a store I am near. I live near a store in Statesboro Georgia if that helps.
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