>From: "Matt Van Bukirk" <j.vanbuskirk at m_cc.utah.edu>
>Date: Wed, 19 Jun 1996 13:07:43 -0700
>I've heard the word TexBlast used for a substrate?
>What's the who, what, where, why, when, and how of it?
Well, I live in Texas so maybe that's the only place it's sold. It's a very
fine gravel that's a brown-red color. It's usually sold in 50 lb bags for
about $8. I like it cause it's cheap, looks better than aquarium gravel,
and doesn't buffer the water at 8.0 (I'm about to get discus too)