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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

Cleaning pyrolusite needles Attachments

by Rui Nunes
5 07/02/2015 10:07PM
Last Post by John Oostenryk

Trimming Excess Matrix with angle-grinder

by Dana Morong
2 07/02/2015 09:43PM
Last Post by John Oostenryk

(Hydroxyl)herderite and SIO

by Steve Hardinger
2 06/29/2015 03:16PM
Last Post by Steve Hardinger

Making saw marks look natural

by Konstantinos Charalampidis
5 06/28/2015 08:56PM
Last Post by Uwe Ludwig

peacock ore trouble   (Pages: 1 2)

by SJ
39 06/28/2015 12:18PM
Last Post by Rock Currier

Hankesite Attachments

by Tom Epaminondas
3 06/15/2015 02:56PM
Last Post by Reiner Mielke

Bohemian proustite.

by Jay I. G. Roland
8 06/12/2015 08:53PM
Last Post by Reiner Mielke

Removing Calcite/Baryte from Denton Illinois specimen?

by Casimir Sarisky
15 04/27/2015 12:11PM
Last Post by Thomas Lühr

restoring the beauty of a once white agate Attachments

by magda sosnicka
16 04/25/2015 11:15PM
Last Post by magda sosnicka

removing/dissolving chlorite from quartz?

by Reinhardt van Vuuren
5 04/25/2015 09:23AM
Last Post by Rock Currier

Using Super Iron Out to clean iron stained prehnite

by Stephen C. Blyskal
13 04/25/2015 09:19AM
Last Post by Rock Currier

Thinking of ways to clean a new find   (Pages: 1 2)

by Ryan Allen
33 04/25/2015 09:14AM
Last Post by Rock Currier

Does anyone have any input on making perky box lables on an Apple?

by lexie seeley
4 04/21/2015 07:52PM
Last Post by William W Besse


by littlebigfoot
17 04/19/2015 04:14PM
Last Post by Paul Stephen Cyr

Tourmaline Cleaning Help, please?

by William Atwell
13 04/19/2015 11:42AM
Last Post by Rock Currier

How should I clean and prepare this Vanadinite Attachments

by Dan Smith
17 04/15/2015 01:51PM
Last Post by Nelse Miller

Keeping evaporites stable

by Brian Gray
5 04/08/2015 09:25PM
Last Post by John Oostenryk

Cleaning granite off of quartz points Attachments

by Brian Greenstone
15 04/04/2015 12:20PM
Last Post by Rock Currier

HCl uses and safety

by Reinhardt van Vuuren
8 04/02/2015 10:05PM
Last Post by Rock Currier

How to clean: Goethite psm. Siderite, Rutile, Quartz Attachments

by Patrick D'Elia
3 03/23/2015 01:38PM
Last Post by Kristopher Dingfield

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