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    Quote Originally Posted by mizgeorge View Post
    Lampworkers buy vermiculite from the garden centre. I can't imagine it's any different!
    Not the only ones. If I'm annealing some of the more awkward air-hardening steels I'll usually stuff it in an ammo tin full of vermiculite.

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    Do I have to buy like a one tonne bag though ??

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    LOL.
    They're really quite manageable. Even for a lazy old one tonne bag like me!

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    The garage has its uses I can line the vermiculite up with the compost and no-one will ever know (wonder what "normal" people use vermic for LOL)
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    Quote Originally Posted by EmmaRose View Post
    The garage has its uses I can line the vermiculite up with the compost and no-one will ever know (wonder what "normal" people use vermic for LOL)
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    adding to soil to make it lighter and less claggy
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    And I believe it has some hydroponics appeal too.

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    well, now, I wasn't going to go there!
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    There are legitimate uses for hydroponics too!

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    Oh, yeah, course there are. Forgot those.
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