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Gemstone Tumbling, Cutting, Drilling & Cabochon Making: Gemstones are naturally beautiful, but you can make them glisten and shine. This beginner's guide covers all the techniques you need to know: tumbling, cutting, face polishing and more. It pertains to a wide range of popular gemstones, from agates to turquoise, and it provides information about recommended equipment and supplies. Plus, it introduces jewelry making with seven projects. By following the authors' simple approach, you'll create finished stones worthy of displaying, selling or making into jewelry. 176 pages.  by James Magnuson, Val Carver, Carol Wood.
$16.95
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METEORITE HUNTING: HOW TO FIND TREASURE FROM SPACE. Geoffrey Notkin, co-host of the award-winning Science Channel show Meteorite Men, has produced the most engaging, comprehensive and easy-to-use guide to recovering, identifying and excavating meteorites. Extensively illustrated with color photos of specimens and collecting sites, this is a must-have book for the meteorite collector and hunter. Includes detailed information on locating sites, tools of the trade, documenting finds, hunting strategies and classification. 83 pgs.
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Image Cabochon Cutting. Illustrations, photos and detailed instructions show how to cut a cabochon. Everything to start a crafts person on the way to expert cutting. Answers all the questions from dopping to setting stones.
$6.00
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Image Advanced Cabochon Cutting. Learn how to master special shaped cabochon cutting, assembled stones, star stones and cats eyes. Special sections on opal and jade.
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Image How To Tumble Polish Rocks Into Gems. Secrets Of The Pros Reveald. Includes Exclusive Special Sections About: Abrasives / Medias, Balancing Loads, Cleaning / Sorting, Organics / Metals, Rotary / Vibratory, Wet / Dry Polishing, and hundreds of tumbling tips. 102 pages by Edward E. Smith
$22.20
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Image Lortone Tumbler Instruction Booklet. Rotary tumbler instruction booklet. A complete guide to rock tumbling with your rotary style tumbler. This is the same booklet that comes with Lortone rotary tumblers. A step by step guide to tumbling gemstones.
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Image Facet Cutters Handbook. This book contains everything one needs to know in order to facet gemstones expertly. Includes 22 beautiful cuts. 64 pages. (Soukup)
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Image How To Use Diamond Abrasives. Learn to cut cabochons and small flats using diamond abrasives. Includes trim sawing, slab sawing, grinding, dopping, smoothing, polishing, and equipment. 30 pgs., Riggle.
$6.95
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Gold Mining In The 21st Century. The complete book of modern goldmining procedures. Contains everything a beginner will need and want to know about getting started in gold mining. Learn what gold is, where it comes from, where to find it, and how to pan, sluice, dredge, lode mine, clean gold, and how to sell it. 277 pgs. ( Dave McCracken )
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Gold Fever. Favorite among beginners. Numerous full-page illustrations on the mechanics of panning and sluicing. Maps of Western states gold locations. 80 pgs. ( Lois De Lorenzo )
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Recreational Gold Prospecting For Fun And Profit. Knowing where to look for gold is a well-kept secret. This entertaining, well-written book is for those who have ever thought about looking for gold as a hobby. Learn about the basic geologic properties of gold, how to plan a gold prospecting adventure with your family and what equipment youíll need to do it. 206 pgs. ( Gail Butler )
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Modern Prospecting. Covers everything you need to know to find mineral deposits, stake a claim and even sell mineral rights.
In Modern Prospecting, an experienced prospector passes on information acquired through 20 years of classroom study, field work in the western states and Alaska, and trial and error. Chapters include descriptions of the major types of deposits, interviews with professional geologists; how to obtain an assay, use geochemical and geophysical methods, and stake a proper claim. With its handy glossary and helpful information on government agencies, websites and other contacts for assays, suppliers, and geological bulletins, Modern Prospecting is the foremost how-to do-it-right guide to prospecting in the twenty-first century. 320 pages ( Roger McPherson )
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Gold Panning Is Easy.  Field guide for the beginner that shows exactly how to find and pan gold. Color and B/W photos. 134 pgs. (Lagal)
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Fists Full of Gold: How You Can Find Gold in the Mountains and Deserts. Ralph, Associate editor of Prospector and Mining Journal, author Chris Ralph, setout to compile the most complete and updated guide to the art of prospecting now in print. This comprehensive guide is filled to over flowing with the A to Z info needed by both beginning and more advanced prospectors, from basic earth science to metal detecting, to panning and dry washing techniques, itís all here and fully illustrated; a single source book unlike any other. 362 pages.
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