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Mineral Cleaning and Preparation

Discussion of best and safest ways to clean and prepare minerals. 
Subject Posts Last Post

how to remove dolomite

by Patrice Queneau
7 08/11/2007 12:55AM
Last Post by Alfredo Petrov

cleaning calcite

by Donovan Wood
3 08/10/2007 06:12AM
Last Post by Donovan Wood

Anyone in DC area? HF cleaning

by Scott Braley
9 08/07/2007 02:29AM
Last Post by Alfredo Petrov

keeping the mineral specimen ?

by sgibby
3 08/01/2007 04:56PM
Last Post by sgibby

Mounting - Putty or Wax?

by Jenna Mast
6 07/31/2007 07:36PM
Last Post by Jenna Mast

cleaning drusy quartz

by scott
4 07/19/2007 12:58PM
Last Post by Jeff Beckert

Cleaning Pyromorphite

by Stephen Callaghan
3 07/10/2007 09:02PM
Last Post by Jeff Beckert

cleaning fluorite

by Rob Bolhuis (2)
1 07/06/2007 04:40PM
Last Post by Rob Bolhuis (2)

how to remove limonite from baryte

by stonefarmer
3 07/03/2007 09:59AM
Last Post by Peter Haas

Polishing Galena

by Matteo Chinellato
1 06/30/2007 01:12PM
Last Post by Matteo Chinellato

cleaning chalcopyrite with carbonates

by Albert Russ
1 06/26/2007 12:08PM
Last Post by Albert Russ

ultrasonic cleaners

by Johannes Swarts
1 06/25/2007 04:56PM
Last Post by Johannes Swarts

pectolite in HCl

by Phil B.
12 06/24/2007 07:38PM
Last Post by Peter Haas

HCl acid   (Pages: 1 2)

by Croatia
23 06/21/2007 03:04PM
Last Post by JJ

Cleaning minerals in Microwave ovens .- risky ?

by Anonymous User
8 06/19/2007 01:55AM
Last Post by Franklin Roberts

cleaning cactus quartz

by Donovan Wood
6 06/18/2007 06:14AM
Last Post by Donovan Wood

Cleaning Amethyst Quartz?

by James Spann
6 06/18/2007 02:20AM
Last Post by Alan Plante

light sensitive minerals (realgar, cinnabar and proustite)

by Niels
10 06/17/2007 10:24PM
Last Post by Rock Currier

Drain clogging from rock cleaning.

by Colin Robinson
7 06/17/2007 08:28PM
Last Post by Rock Currier

Acid related questions

by Konstantinos Charalampidis
11 06/17/2007 07:10PM
Last Post by wes

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