Samples are available to the trade, students and general inquirers. Costs to obtain samples will apply to students and general inquirers. Samples will be distributed on an as-needed basis. Most standard and “best selling” color samples are stocked. Meld occasional runs out of specific color samples therefore a waiting period to procure these specific color samples may apply. Due to the nature of the manufacturing process and the use of recycled materials the color, texture, porosity, aggregate size & distribution and dimensional tolerance will vary from each and every sample. Non-structural hairline cracking, though rare may occur.