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Mineral Cleaning and Preparation

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

Welcome to Mineral Cleaning and Specimen Preparation

by Rock Currier
1 07/30/2008 07:45AM
Last Post by Rock Currier

Experience Using Cyanide to Clean Chalcopyrite?

by Steve Hardinger
5 06/19/2016 04:06AM
Last Post by Paul Brandes

Has anyone used a tile saw for trimming rocks?   (Pages: 1 2)

by MIchael Sharpe
23 06/18/2016 11:25AM
Last Post by Rick Turner

Any Use for Bicarbonate Soda?

by Jonelle DeFelice
8 06/14/2016 01:47AM
Last Post by Don Saathoff

Cutting On a Budget... a SMALL Budget... Attachments

by Jonelle DeFelice
10 06/13/2016 02:57AM
Last Post by Dana Morong

How to clean pseudomorph Attachments

by Jason Bradley
4 06/13/2016 02:49AM
Last Post by Alfredo Petrov

Cleaning native copper   (Pages: 1 ... 4 5 6)

by Kyle Eastman
106 06/11/2016 04:52AM
Last Post by Jim Gawura

Cleaning Hour Glass Selenite crystals found in Oklahoma?

by Scott DeLano
7 06/10/2016 03:52PM
Last Post by Steve Hardinger

List of handy chemicals to get.   (Pages: 1 2)

by Joshua Chambers
27 06/07/2016 05:02PM
Last Post by Dana Morong

Cleaning Malachite & other copper hydroxides Attachments

by Joshua Chambers
11 06/05/2016 09:09AM
Last Post by Joshua Chambers

Non-oxidative removal of organic crud   (Pages: 1 2)

by Henry Barwood
21 06/01/2016 09:57AM
Last Post by Timothy Greenland

Iron Out Chemistry and Performance Attachments

by Norman King
15 05/26/2016 07:46AM
Last Post by JW Johnson

Cassiterite - El Mécki, Aïr Region, Agadez Department, Niger

by Sylvain Leroux
3 05/25/2016 02:37PM
Last Post by Holger Klapproth

Cleaning Topaz and Albite Attachments

by Tony H. Gill
11 05/25/2016 08:05AM
Last Post by Ian Nicastro

Prepping Graves Mtn. Lazulite Attachments

by Patrick D'Elia
5 05/24/2016 02:06AM
Last Post by Doug Daniels

Removing calcite from dioptase

by Howard Heitner
6 05/11/2016 04:41AM
Last Post by Howard Heitner

Smelly halite

by Timothy Jackson
11 05/10/2016 10:13PM
Last Post by Rob Woodside

Diamond Saw cutting fluid   (Pages: 1 2)

by Tim Colman
29 05/09/2016 06:47AM
Last Post by Reinhardt van Vuuren

Cleaning oxidised Pyrite cubes Attachments

by Owen Jacka
7 05/05/2016 12:04PM
Last Post by Dale Foster

How to clean material around this type of emerald Attachments

by Jeff Black
3 05/03/2016 05:46PM
Last Post by Bob Harman

Budget mounting. Attachments

by Bootboot
4 05/01/2016 09:05AM
Last Post by Luca Baralis

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