Aqua Quartz® 50lbs Pool Filter Sand (61308)

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  • 50 lbs. For residential and commercial pools using sand filters
  • Graded to meet the recommendation of major manufacturers of pool sand filters


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GENERACAqua Quartz® 50lbs Pool Filter Sand (61308)
 
4.6

(based on 24 reviews)

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96%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to clean (7)
  • Durable (3)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Outdoors (5)
    • Summer (5)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Homeowner (18)

    Most Liked Positive Review

     

    HTH Pool Ilter Sand

    Well as we all know this is made for swimming pool Ilter system but as all Aquarium Hobbyists know we use it as a substrate for our tanks. This is the perfect grits size...Read complete review

    Well as we all know this is made for swimming pool Ilter system but as all Aquarium Hobbyists know we use it as a substrate for our tanks. This is the perfect grits size at #20 grade, has a very beautiful lint cream color and overall meets all my expectations and is very highly recommended! Thanks Ace for the fast shipping to my local Ace store!

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    Pool sand for filter

    I wish I never bought this type of sand my regular sand I had before only took 3 to 4 days to clear pool water . This quartz sand so far it's been over 2...Read complete review

    I wish I never bought this type of sand my regular sand I had before only took 3 to 4 days to clear pool water . This quartz sand so far it's been over 2 weeks and water still cloudy.

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    4.0

    glad I found this!

    By Grizz

    from Decatur Co. Tennessee

    About Me Midrange Shopper

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Good quality

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Outdoors

      Comments about GENERAC Aqua Quartz® 50lbs Pool Filter Sand (61308):

      bought property that had a 20,000 gallon Koi pond, the sand filter had not been maintained (probably ever), found this product online and had it shipped free to my local Ace.

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      • Single Male
       
      5.0

      work great

      By Roy

      from Yreka ca

      About Me Handyman, Homeowner

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

        Cons

          Best Uses

            Comments about GENERAC Aqua Quartz® 50lbs Pool Filter Sand (61308):

            filter sand works great for my pool and the ship to store saved me money since 4 bags is 200 pounds

             
            5.0

            Great price!

            By PeekachewsRevenj

            from Barnegat, NJ

            About Me Homeowner

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Outdoors
                • Summer

                Comments about GENERAC Aqua Quartz® 50lbs Pool Filter Sand (61308):

                Great price!

                (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                1.0

                Pool sand for filter

                By Chilly phill

                from Ma.

                About Me Homeowner

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                  Cons

                  • Poor Construction

                  Best Uses

                  • Summer

                  Comments about GENERAC Aqua Quartz® 50lbs Pool Filter Sand (61308):

                  I wish I never bought this type of sand my regular sand I had before only took 3 to 4 days to clear pool water . This quartz sand so far it's been over 2 weeks and water still cloudy.

                  (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  5.0

                  Exactly what I needed.

                  By Bill

                  from Lexington, SC

                  About Me Homeowner

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Easy To Clean

                  Cons

                  • None

                  Best Uses

                  • Pool Sand Filter

                  Comments about GENERAC Aqua Quartz® 50lbs Pool Filter Sand (61308):

                  Tried another brand "Pool Filter Sand" (#1153) when I got the filter last year. It was terrible. There was no consistancy to the size and much of it was too fine. Caused too much back pressure even after cleaning. Limped through the last summer & dumped it out at season end. Put this sand in after a complete tear down & cleaning of the system (it was obvious the grading was consistant & the proper size). It was amazing how much better the system performed. Back pressure where it should be, cleaning cycle fast, able to use the vacuum with it (couldn't use with the other sand). Over all, exactly what it was supposed to be. Great product.

                   
                  5.0

                  Works Great!

                  By Greg

                  from IN

                  About Me Homeowner

                  Verified Buyer

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                    Cons

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                        Comments about GENERAC Aqua Quartz® 50lbs Pool Filter Sand (61308):

                        Don't be fooled by cheaper smaller grain sand products. This is the good stuff for your sand filter.

                         
                        5.0

                        the best sand for your pool pump

                        By Rick

                        from Illinois

                        About Me Homeowner

                        Verified Buyer

                        Pros

                          Cons

                            Best Uses

                            • Outdoors
                            • Summer

                            Comments about GENERAC Aqua Quartz® 50lbs Pool Filter Sand (61308):

                            The best sand I have ever used.

                            (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                             
                            5.0

                            Great Product

                            By Smills03

                            from Denver, Co

                            About Me Homeowner

                            Verified Buyer

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                              Cons

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                                  Comments about GENERAC Aqua Quartz® 50lbs Pool Filter Sand (61308):

                                  Easy to install, works great. The filter does not push any sand back into the pool.

                                  (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                                   
                                  4.0

                                  Great for Aquarium substrate

                                  By Dave the Fish Owner

                                  from San Anselmo, CA

                                  About Me Homeowner

                                  Verified Buyer

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                                    Cons

                                      Best Uses

                                        Comments about GENERAC Aqua Quartz® 50lbs Pool Filter Sand (61308):

                                        As many others did, I did not use this for an actual pool filter but as a substrate for a new aquarium I set up. It did take some time to completely rinse, but once I did, it did not cloud the water at all. Looks great, but I wish it didn't have quite as many dark colored pieces in it. Delivery to my local Ace only took 4 days. Great price, great transaction, great product.

                                        (1 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                                         
                                        5.0

                                        Best substrate I ever used on aquarium

                                        By Oscar

                                        from Macungie, PA

                                        About Me Homeowner

                                        Pros

                                        • Does Not Stir Up
                                        • Easy To Clean

                                        Cons

                                          Best Uses

                                            Comments about GENERAC Aqua Quartz® 50lbs Pool Filter Sand (61308):

                                            Best aquarium substrate ever. Looks nice in my fish tank and does not stir up when I clean tank.

                                            (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                                             
                                            5.0

                                            I recomend the purchase this

                                            By Gigi

                                            from Conyers, GA

                                            Verified Buyer

                                            Comments about GENERAC Aqua Quartz® 50lbs Pool Filter Sand (61308):

                                            I recomend the purchase of this for your sand filter, work more than 10 years

                                            (1 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                                             
                                            4.0

                                            Aquarium Sand!

                                            By goldgrille85

                                            from Ohio

                                            About Me Homeowner

                                            Verified Buyer

                                            Pros

                                            • Easy To Clean

                                            Cons

                                              Best Uses

                                              • Aquarium Sand

                                              Comments about GENERAC Aqua Quartz® 50lbs Pool Filter Sand (61308):

                                              I used this sand in an aquarium. It cleans very easily and looks great!

                                              (2 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

                                               
                                              5.0

                                              best aquarium sand!

                                              By Ted

                                              from Lincoln, RI

                                              Comments about GENERAC Aqua Quartz® 50lbs Pool Filter Sand (61308):

                                              To start with, I do not own a pool, nor do I have any plans of getting a pool so I can't speak to the quality of this product for that use. However, as an aquarium sand, this stuff is incredible! I had read that you need to wash sand to remove dust and loose particles before adding it to an aquarium, but I really wasn't looking forward to doing that. Not wanting to cut corners, I put some sand in a bucket and headed outside to wash it with the garden hose. From the very start, the water was clear! No loose sediment, no dust, nothing! So I took my chances and added the entire bag to my aquarium and filled it with water. Perfectly clear. And the color is so natural! Similar to play sand in color, but MUCH better quality.
                                              I would highly recommend this to anyone looking to use sand substrate in their aquarium.

                                              (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                                               
                                              5.0

                                              Great deal

                                              By Rick

                                              from Mobile, Al

                                              About Me Handyman, Homeowner

                                              Verified Buyer

                                              Pros

                                              • Convenient Packaging
                                              • Efficient

                                              Cons

                                              • Bags May Leak

                                              Best Uses

                                              • Pool Filter
                                              • Sand

                                              Comments about GENERAC Aqua Quartz® 50lbs Pool Filter Sand (61308):

                                              I checked everywhere in town and no one had any filter sand. Ace was the only place I could find with what I needed and a good price with free delivery to store.

                                              (6 of 7 customers found this review helpful)

                                               
                                              5.0

                                              For 55 gallon aquarium

                                              By Joe

                                              from Newport, ca

                                              Pros

                                              • Dries Quickly
                                              • Durable
                                              • Easy To Clean
                                              • Mold Resistant

                                              Cons

                                                Best Uses

                                                  Comments about GENERAC Aqua Quartz® 50lbs Pool Filter Sand (61308):

                                                  Works very well for aquariums, cheaper that the LFS gravel and it looks gravel. Any aquarists out there, I highly recommend picking so this stuff up.

                                                  (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                                                   
                                                  5.0

                                                  ALL AROUND HAPPY!!! THE PRODUCT & PEOPLE

                                                  By GREG

                                                  from BELLPORT NY

                                                  About Me Homeowner

                                                  Pros

                                                  • Easy To Use Great Price

                                                  Cons

                                                  • None

                                                  Best Uses

                                                  • Pool

                                                  Comments about GENERAC Aqua Quartz® 50lbs Pool Filter Sand (61308):

                                                  My all around experience with Ace and the product was awesome. everything as described and very easy!! Product was easy to use and the process at the store was amazing!!! They loaded my car with a smile!!! Very happy with Ace Online ordering and the people at the Wading River NY Ace location!!!

                                                  (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                                                   
                                                  5.0

                                                  Just what we needed.

                                                  By Lance

                                                  from Kansas City

                                                  Verified Buyer

                                                  Comments about GENERAC Aqua Quartz® 50lbs Pool Filter Sand (61308):

                                                  Perfect for what we needed. Is doing a great job.

                                                  (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                                                   
                                                  5.0

                                                  pool sand delivered free to my area

                                                  By terri

                                                  from colbert, wa

                                                  About Me Homeowner

                                                  Verified Buyer

                                                  Pros

                                                  • Correct Grade Of Sand
                                                  • Durable
                                                  • Easy To Clean

                                                  Cons

                                                    Best Uses

                                                    • Outdoors
                                                    • Patio
                                                    • Summer

                                                    Comments about GENERAC Aqua Quartz® 50lbs Pool Filter Sand (61308):

                                                    This seems to be a hard product to find but ace had a deal where we bought 300 lbs for our sand filter for the pool. They then shipped to our local ace store where they loaded the product into my car. I'm telling you ACE...I'm loving your discounts and deals. I also enjoyed your free paint Saturday. You have made us loyal customers with this new ace store in our neighborhood. Thanks

                                                    (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                                                     
                                                    5.0

                                                    Sand works great

                                                    By Ray

                                                    from Burlington, Vt05408

                                                    About Me Homeowner

                                                    Verified Buyer

                                                    Pros

                                                    • Easy To Clean

                                                    Cons

                                                    • None

                                                    Best Uses

                                                      Comments about GENERAC Aqua Quartz® 50lbs Pool Filter Sand (61308):

                                                      This is our first time with the pool and the sand we got does a great job. Price was alittle higher, but only place in our area to get. Fast delivery with no shipping- this si great.

                                                      (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                                                       
                                                      5.0

                                                      Awesome

                                                      By Dawn

                                                      from Lacey, WA

                                                      About Me Homeowner

                                                      Verified Buyer

                                                      Pros

                                                      • Great For Pool

                                                      Cons

                                                      • Works Nicely For Pool

                                                      Best Uses

                                                      • Outdoors
                                                      • Pool

                                                      Comments about GENERAC Aqua Quartz® 50lbs Pool Filter Sand (61308):

                                                      It was delivered quickly and it was cheap.

                                                      (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                                                       
                                                      5.0

                                                      Very nice

                                                      By David

                                                      from Oneonta, NY

                                                      About Me Homeowner

                                                      Verified Buyer

                                                      Pros

                                                      • Exactly As Exspected

                                                      Cons

                                                      • Heavy Bag Of Sand

                                                      Best Uses

                                                      • Summer

                                                      Comments about GENERAC Aqua Quartz® 50lbs Pool Filter Sand (61308):

                                                      Exactly what I needed and the price was good. Haggerty ace hardware was terrific

                                                      (11 of 12 customers found this review helpful)

                                                       
                                                      5.0

                                                      Good for aquarium

                                                      By Ari

                                                      from Queens, NY

                                                      About Me Homeowner

                                                      Verified Reviewer

                                                      Pros

                                                        Cons

                                                          Best Uses

                                                            Comments about GENERAC Aqua Quartz® 50lbs Pool Filter Sand (61308):

                                                            Bought it for my 55 gallon aqaurium. I put 1" of sand in my tank and still had some sand leftover. My fish love the sand and would recommend this to others looking for cheap sand. I live in NYC and this seemed to be my cheapest option after play sand.

                                                            (1 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                                                             
                                                            3.0

                                                            filter sand

                                                            By Bob

                                                            from colorado

                                                            About Me Homeowner

                                                            Verified Buyer

                                                            Pros

                                                            • Available

                                                            Cons

                                                            • Cost 2x other brands

                                                            Best Uses

                                                            • Pool Filter sand

                                                            Comments about GENERAC Aqua Quartz® 50lbs Pool Filter Sand (61308):

                                                            I use it in a swimming pool filter

                                                            (16 of 17 customers found this review helpful)

                                                             
                                                            5.0

                                                            HTH Pool Ilter Sand

                                                            By Sam

                                                            from Storm Lake, IA

                                                            About Me Aquarist Hobbyist

                                                            Verified Reviewer

                                                            Pros

                                                            • Dries Quickly
                                                            • Durable
                                                            • Easy To Clean
                                                            • Mold Resistant

                                                            Cons

                                                              Best Uses

                                                              • Aquarium Substrate

                                                              Comments about GENERAC Aqua Quartz® 50lbs Pool Filter Sand (61308):

                                                              Well as we all know this is made for swimming pool Ilter system but as all Aquarium Hobbyists know we use it as a substrate for our tanks. This is the perfect grits size at #20 grade, has a very beautiful lint cream color and overall meets all my expectations and is very highly recommended! Thanks Ace for the fast shipping to my local Ace store!

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