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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 clean possible nail head calcite with dolomite

by Barry Flannery
8 11/15/2007 10:49PM
Last Post by CannonBooks

Cleaning prehnite

by Bryan A. Davis
4 11/12/2007 09:38PM
Last Post by Konstantinos Charalampidis

Super Iron Out - powder to water ratio?

by Phil B.
3 11/12/2007 12:05PM
Last Post by Mark Rheinberger

Removing iron stains from calcite

by Paul Young
13 11/12/2007 10:53AM
Last Post by Harjo Neutkens


by Anonymous User
4 11/12/2007 09:10AM
Last Post by Konstantinos Charalampidis

Ultrasonic Cleaners

by Liz
13 11/01/2007 07:04PM
Last Post by Bryan Davis

what's the percentage of hydrochloric acid can etch calcite?

by Kevin Xu
4 10/25/2007 06:19AM
Last Post by Kevin Xu

Cleaning Rogerley Fluorite

by Rob Cohen
8 10/21/2007 05:15PM
Last Post by Rob Cohen

cleaning chalcopyrite

by Steve Lynam
2 10/16/2007 08:07PM
Last Post by Peter Haas

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

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