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Mineral Cleaning and Preparation

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

sulfamic acid source ?

by Bill Morgenstern
5 10/04/2007 01:06AM
Last Post by Alfredo Petrov

Cleaning Kinoite

by Brian Gray
1 09/28/2007 07:39PM
Last Post by Brian Gray

Manganite cleaning

by Travis Olds
8 09/27/2007 10:32PM
Last Post by Travis Olds

dissolving rhodochrosite

by Albert Russ
15 09/21/2007 03:00PM
Last Post by Steve Hardinger

how to clean muscovite and retain its luster

by Kevin Xu
5 09/21/2007 09:22AM
Last Post by Kevin Xu

coating Ag to prevent AgS

by Phil B.
4 09/20/2007 01:02PM
Last Post by Keith Compton

repaired quartz w/pyromorphite

by Robert Fayard
6 09/20/2007 02:40AM
Last Post by Robert Fayard

Increase color question

by Dan Rubin
12 09/14/2007 04:00PM
Last Post by Jesse Fisher


by Steve Cantiello
3 09/10/2007 04:28PM
Last Post by Steve Cantiello


by reza kalani
4 09/06/2007 11:12AM
Last Post by reza kalani

Stablizing a Mineral Specimen

by asdaven
3 09/02/2007 05:02PM
Last Post by asdaven

cleaning Kyanite

by Donovan Wood
7 09/01/2007 07:12PM
Last Post by Everett Harrington

Repairing Quartz

by Robert Fayard
7 08/31/2007 12:28AM
Last Post by Robert Fayard

How to clean Emerald From Soapstone?

by Hamid Usman
3 08/29/2007 11:18AM
Last Post by Harjo Neutkens

Pieces of copper splatter

by Linda Ignaczak
2 08/28/2007 01:03PM
Last Post by Bal Karel

how to remove dolomite

by Patrice Queneau
7 08/10/2007 11:55PM
Last Post by Alfredo Petrov

cleaning calcite

by Donovan Wood
3 08/10/2007 05:12AM
Last Post by Donovan Wood

Anyone in DC area? HF cleaning

by Scott Braley
9 08/07/2007 01:29AM
Last Post by Alfredo Petrov

keeping the mineral specimen ?

by sgibby
3 08/01/2007 03:56PM
Last Post by sgibby

Mounting - Putty or Wax?

by Jenna Mast
6 07/31/2007 06:36PM
Last Post by Jenna Mast

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