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Sand - Beach 49 Volcanic Black - Medium
Product Code: 2107

 16 Pack Pallet (240Kg):   £202.80 Inc VAT and delivery* 
 32 Pack Pallet (480Kg):   £370.80 Inc VAT and delivery* 
 66 Pack Pallet (990Kg):   £586.80 Inc VAT and delivery* 



Fully rounded medium grade natural volcanic black sand. The product of choice to create an eruptive Icelandic, Sci Fi or fantasy planet landscape.

Pack Size: 15kg

Coverage: When loose laid 16 x15kg is likely to cover approximately 14Sqm @ 10mm depth.

Beach 49 Medium less Volcanic Black Sand: A versatile professional staging and event surface.

Imaging and Film Assignments:
When dry the sand has a neutral grey, low reflectance colour with moderate product holding capabilities. Moistened the sand takes on a dark black sparkling wet look. Best results are often obtained by imaging "just wet", too much moisture will provide high reflectance. The sand's rounded grain shape will be discernable than the coarse sand in macro shots.

When walked on barefoot it is kind to toes, but take care when walking with shoes as on hard surfaces the grains can behave like little marbles!

The sand has been washed and kiln dried ensuring that it is clean and doesn't stain clothes or other props.
Being colourfast the sand can be used under water. Some slight initial clouding may occur but this will rapidly drop out of suspension.

Merchandise Production:
Natural clean and dry dark grey sand ideal for layering in glassware, for use in terrariums and with candles. Colourfast and can be stuck to creations using conventional glues including hot glue.

Window Dressing:
The sand is dust free and hence finds specific application for volcanic island themed window dressing, events and promotions.

Aquarium Substrate:
Sustainably sourced and 100% natural. Suitable for use in all aquaria types.

Beach 49 Black Sand emulates the lacustrine sands of the African Rift valley, comprising in excess of 95% inert volcanic particles and 5% small shell fragments. This means it doesn't affect water quality thanks to its inert nature.

This natural water worn black sand has a fully rounded particle shape and looks particularly at home in both African Cichlid setups and Hawaiian style Reef Aquariums.

The grading and shape of our medium Beach 49 Black Sand ensures that there are no harsh "gritty bits" making the sand kind to catfish and bottom dwelling life.

What is Beach 49 Volcanic Sand?
Sand Grain Size: Similar to granulated sugar. (Nominal 0.5-1mm)

Our medium Beach 49 volcanic sand is an exceptionally clean, dust free, washed natural sand which has been kiln dried.

Environmental Considerations:
This sand is sourced from an European deposit abd worked under strict enviromnmental controls.

Colour & Form:
We take great care to provide accurate images, however, shade variations can occur both with the products themselves and with ambient lighting.

It can also be difficult to adequately describe and visualise grain size, we do, however, show products in context with additional images.

For both colour and form please request a sample if these factors are critical to your application.

Specialist Aggregates' Price Promise:
All prices shown include UK VAT and delivery to 90% of UK locations - Read More. - There are no hidden charges on checkout.

We export throughout Europe and Worldwide - please enquire for shipping rates.

Quick Contact:
WhatsApp your enquiry and images to 07484 022898

Logistics: ( See also Information / Delivery)
This product option is supplied packed in safe and easy to handle weatherproof packs stacked on a wooden pallet. Packs are stretch wrapped onto the pallet for added protection and security.

Pallets are delivered by national couriers and off-loaded onto a level hard-standing using vehicle tail-lift and pallet truck. Our couriers do not offer a crane (Hiab) off-load facility.

Pallet deliveries by national couriers are not advised for locations with narrow or difficult access. Please advise during checkout or contact our office for advice if you have specific delivery requirements or concerns.

Failed deliveries due to problems with access which as not been pre-notified will be returned to our warehouse and charged for both outward and return delivery,

The immediate product wrapping, pallet stretch wrap and wooden pallet can all be recycled.

Design Specify: 0.5-1mm Volcanic Black Sand from Specialist Aggregates.

Product Code: 2107

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