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Date: 11/12/12 05:02 PM

9 Responses to Hydrophobic Sand – Science!

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    kitteh9lives Female 70 & Over
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    November 12, 2012 at 11:18 am
    Link: Hydrophobic Sand - Science! - Made by exposing sand to trimethylsilanol vapor. The trimethylsilanol coating is hydrophobic & makes sand un-wettable.
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    jclv Male 40-49
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    November 12, 2012 at 5:15 pm
    This had been around for decades. It`s a kids toy called magic sand or aqua sand.
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    Nerd_Rage Male 18-29
    425 posts
    November 12, 2012 at 9:17 pm
    SHUT UP AND TAKE MY MONEY!
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    lauriloo Female 40-49
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    November 13, 2012 at 12:15 am
    wonder if this could be used to prevent flooding somehow...
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    PopeRocket Male 30-39
    120 posts
    November 13, 2012 at 2:57 am
    Top video - 1:27

    Wednesday morning after Tuesday Taco Truck.
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    Draculya Male 40-49
    14544 posts
    November 13, 2012 at 3:04 am
    I want to make a beach out of this stuff, but glow sand as well.

    BTW, how do you submit three videos at once?
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    Vligon Male 18-29
    594 posts
    November 13, 2012 at 4:46 am
    So relaxing ... This will be my new alternative to Hypnotoad.
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    patchgrabber Male 30-39
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    November 13, 2012 at 6:08 am
    It`s called Magic Sand.

    wonder if this could be used to prevent flooding somehow...
    It can only coat silicon, so I doubt it, but perhaps.
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    xelous Male 18-29
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    November 14, 2012 at 2:12 am
    pretty cool

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