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"Pyrite Disease"

Posted by Robert Simonoff  
Maggie Wilson April 23, 2013 10:59PM
Yeah, I knew I should have counted to ten... or maybe ten thousand... upon reading and re-re-re-reading, I can see that you meant no ill will.

I'm better now. Thanks, John, for your remarks.

John Oostenryk April 23, 2013 11:57PM
HI Maggie,
I'm glad you brought it to my attention- I should have waited till I had more time to post a better rendition of what I was trying to convey...
...Figures- I spent 4 times as much time trying to sort it out~ack!
Thanks for the understanding:)
Maggie Wilson April 23, 2013 11:58PM
And thanks to you for testing the process! I look forward to your report.


Luca Baralis April 24, 2013 07:58AM
Sorry to say, but I think that when You can see the desease, also in a very early stage, it is probably too late.
Dessicant can help, but just before it starts. Afterwards you can try to remove internal humidity and acid with a bath in alcool, but in my experience I can't assure it works. Furthermore, If the specimen is internally damaged it can easily break up and disgregate.


Luca Baralis
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