Fairmount Santrol Aqua Quartz Pool Filter Sand #20-Grade Silica (50 Pounds)
AquaQuartz Pool Filter Sand is the worry-free, hassle-free choice to keep swimming pools clean and crystal clear | #20 Silica Sand Grade
The premium pool filter sand does not stain and ensures easy maintenance at a lower cost by filtering out dust, algae, suntan lotion, oil, leaves, and insects. This ecologically safe sand does not solidify and will help prevent clogging and channeling. Inert and odorless, 100% natural sand is chemical-free and backwashes easily and evenly. For residential & commercial sand filters.
- Every bag of #20 grade Silica Aqua Quartz Pool Filter Sand is washed and graded.
- This ensures you receive only the purest filter sand available anywhere.
- AquaQuartz does the work for you, leaving you with more time to enjoy your pool.
Features of Fairmount Santrol Aqua Quartz Pool Filter Sand
The Aqua Quartz Pool Filter Sand benefits include :
- Ecologically safe sand does not solidify and will help prevent clogging and channeling
- 100% natural #20 silica sand is chemical-free and backwashes easily and evenly
- Filters out insects, leaves, oils, dirt, dust, hair and algae from pool water
- Odorless, Premium #20 Grade swimming pool sand filter Media
- Does not stain and ensures easy maintenance at a lower cost
One question asked of the Amazrock Brands Team : ” Can Aquaquartz Pool Filter Sand be used in Pool as well as in personal aquarium ? “
There are diversified public opinions. Just some useful information that aquarium water needs to be maintained at certain optimal PH :
1. You may be interested to hear that Fairmount Santrol AquaQuartz is a #20 silica sand grade. This means that it is an inert, odorless, ecologically safe pool filter sand.
2. In this aspect, you can use this brand for your aquarium.
3. Generally, some would clean and rinse their sand product (other brands) multiple times to clear off any impurities until the water is clear (and not cloudy) just to be sure.
4. FYI – Fairmont Santrol AquaQuartz is thoroughly washed and graded to provide the purest, most closely-sized pool filter sand available.
5. You may also want to test the water PH change with these Aquaquartz Pool Filter Sand over a couple of days to see if there are any PH change before using in the aquarium. Do rinse before the test.
Why #20 Silica Sand ?
You might ask if there is anything important to know about #20 Silica Sand. The AquaQuartz graded #20 silica sand is capable of filtering a wide variety of pool debris like dirt, oil, hair, and algae that is 20 microns or larger.
The AquaQartz Filter Sand is 100 percent natural silica sand that has been mined instead of manufactured. As a result, users need not worry about any chemicals in the sand.
How small is 20 microns
A 20-to-25 micron rating has the ability to filter out anything larger than the size of a white blood cell. Such filters work well in swimming pools due to their ability to filter small particles without clogging badly. This is the largest micron size category that filters debris that cannot be seen by the human eye.
Specifications of Aquaquartz Pool Filter Sand | #20 Silica Sand
- Product Dimensions : 13 x 10 x 10 inches
- Item Weight : 50 pounds
- Manufacturer : EasyGoProducts
- Item model number : AquaQuartz-50
#20 Silica Sand Review
Overall Rating ★★★★✭ 4.6
Easy to use ★★★★✭ 4.6
Easy to clean ★★★★✭ 4.4
Value for money ★★★★✭ 4.3
What Some Customers Say About Their experience with Aquaquartz #20 Silica Sand | Reviews
The ecologically safe sand | #20 Silica Sand Reviews
★★★★★ Great for pool sand
Reviewed in the United States on July 12, 2022
Color : White
I read reviews who said their sand went through the filter into the pool and some who had no problem. It worked great in my filter and my pool is now clear and beautiful! This is the sand you want if you have mineral heavy water that looks orangish.
★★★★☆ A clean white aquarium substrate.
Reviewed in the United States on July 11, 2022
Color : White
I bought this as a substrate for my aquarium. It needed to be rinsed first, but wasn't as bad as other, purposeful, substrates I have used. The sand is clean and white, which is what I wanted. It may, however, have contributed to a case of brown algae soon after the tank was set up.
★★★★★ Best sand for fish aquariums!!
Reviewed in the United States on July 3, 2022
Color : White
Hands down the best sand ever. No washing, little cloudiness. Looks fantastic in my tank. Price is right compared to 5 lbs at the fish store. Just order it!!!!
★★★★★ Works great with new Intex Krystal Clear 12″ filter pump
Reviewed in the United States on June 30, 2019
Color : White
I don't think the criticism about working with Intex filters is still valid. I am using this product with the 12-inch version of an Intex Krystal Clear pump that I also ordered from Amazon. I followed the instructions that came with the filter and haven't noticed any sand entering the kid's pop-up pool after a week. And the water is significantly clearer than it was with the pool's supplied pump that used disposable paper filters.
Very satisfied with this product.
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