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am i nuts or smarter then most

Registered member since 10th Nov 2009

Mike Royal has uploaded:
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Hi all I'm a rock hound and collector in Ohio Ive collected in Ohio Indiana Michigan New-York Kentucky North Carolina and lately the Internet,local and not so local shows I'm by no means as well versed in mineralogy as some here but full of enthusiasm and the love of minerals. Most of my friends think I'm nuts ( you spent how much on that rock) is there common question in awe .Its my plane to be a dealer when i retire so for now I'm just filling my closets with rocks who knows in 20 years i might have a few good pieces. its gotta be better then a 401k and more fun to

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Total messages posted:222
New threads started:28
First message posted:11th Dec 2009
Latest message posted:30th Jun 2011

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Oct 2015T-Shirt subscription service!Posted by Mike Royal. 15 replies in Fakes & Frauds.Feb 2015-- NATIVE METALS --Posted by Mike Royal. 4 replies in Mineral Shows.Mar 2013mindat shirtsPosted by Mike Royal. 4 replies in General.Dec 2012hexaoktaedr ?Posted by Mike Royal. 2 replies in General.Jan 2012trade in tucsonPosted by Mike Royal in Mineral Exchanges.Jun 2011stateline gem and mieral society 50th anniversaryPosted by Mike Royal. One reply in Mineral Shows.Apr 2011unknown from auglaize quarry ohioPosted by Mike Royal. 26 replies in Identity Help.Jan 2011papagoite and ?Posted by Mike Royal. 4 replies in Identity Help.Sep 2010toledo ohio showPosted by Mike Royal. 7 replies in Mineral Shows.Mar 2010richmond indiana show 3/5-7/10Posted by Mike Royal. One reply in Mineral Shows.Feb 2010another fluorite?Posted by Mike Royal. 5 replies in Identity Help.Jan 2010rhodochrosite localPosted by Mike Royal. 4 replies in Identity Help.Jan 2010yellow fluorite ?Posted by Mike Royal. 2 replies in Identity Help.Jan 2010rhodochrosite locality helpPosted by Mike Royal. 13 replies in Identity Help.Jan 2010amethyst geode and ?Posted by Mike Royal. 10 replies in Identity Help.Jan 2010help adding child picsPosted by Mike Royal. 4 replies in General.Dec 2009aqua localPosted by Mike Royal. 11 replies in Identity Help.Dec 2009child picsPosted by Mike Royal in Mineral Photography.Dec 2009missing linkPosted by Mike Royal. 5 replies in Improving Mindat.org.Dec 2009okanitePosted by Mike Royal. 11 replies in Fakes & Frauds.

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