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Etc => Help! => Topic started by: Admin on February 03, 2015, 12:24:36 PM

Title: FAQ
Post by: Admin on February 03, 2015, 12:24:36 PM
Questions we all once had. Or still have...

Finding minerals
Where can I search for (and find) minerals? (http://www.strahlen.org/forum/index.php/board,18.0.html)
What are the most prolific mineral localities? (http://www.strahlen.org/top100/)
Who can guide me professionally to those localities? (http://www.strahlen.org/forum/index.php/topic,9262.0.html)
What are good spots to eat, sleep, spa after mineral collecting? (http://www.strahlen.org/forum/index.php/board,44.0.html)
What are regulations for collecting/exporting, per country?  (http://www.strahlen.org/forum/index.php/topic,7715.0.html)
Where can I find nice relaxed people to collect minerals with? (http://www.strahlen.org/forum/index.php/board,43.0.html)
Where are mineral clubs in my region? (http://www.strahlen.org/forum/index.php/board,41.0.html)
and use the map to find the localities... -> http://www.strahlen.org/maps/

Buying minerals, equipment, etc
Where and when are mineral fairs to buy minerals? (http://www.strahlen.org/forum/index.php/topic,8345.0.html)
Where do I find good-reliable mineral dealers? (http://www.strahlen.org/forum/index.php/board,42.0.html)
Where can I buy geo-mineralogical books? (http://www.strahlen.org/forum/index.php/topic,12151.0.html)
Where can I buy my (Jousi) mineral boxes the cheapest? (http://www.strahlen.org/forum/index.php/topic,32.0.html)
Where can I buy the best hammers, chissels, loupes etc? (http://www.strahlen.org/forum/index.php/topic,9037.0.html)
Where can I buy good microscopes? (http://www.strahlen.org/forum/index.php/topic,12169.0.html)
Where can I search in all mineral magazines? (http://www.strahlen.org/forum/index.php/board,27.0.html)
What are online sources for free mineral literature? (http://www.strahlen.org/forum/index.php/topic,322.0.html)
Where do I buy rock trimmers/breakers? (http://www.strahlen.org/forum/index.php/topic,1418.0.html)
How can I clean my minerals? (http://www.strahlen.org/forum/index.php/topic,200.0.html)
Where can I have my minerals analysed? (http://www.strahlen.org/forum/index.php/topic,404.0.html)
What is the best underground light? (http://www.strahlen.org/forum/index.php/topic,1663.0.html)
Can I swap/sell minerals in your forum? (http://www.strahlen.org/forum/index.php/board,14.0.html) (yes, only good-rare stuff)
and use the map to find the sellers... -> http://www.strahlen.org/maps/

Viewing minerals
Where are mineral museums to visit during my holidays? (http://www.strahlen.org/forum/index.php/board,40.0.html)
Where are collectors with nice collections to visit? (http://www.strahlen.org/forum/index.php/board,56.0.html)
and use the map to find them... -> http://www.strahlen.org/maps/

Photographing minerals
How can I photograph my micro-minerals? (http://www.strahlen.org/forum/index.php/board,8.0.html)
or, who can photograph my specimens professionally? (http://www.strahlen.org/forum/index.php/topic,9170.0.html)
and, what setups are other photographers using? (http://www.strahlen.org/forum/index.php/board,33.0.html)
I need a new camera, which one? (http://www.strahlen.org/forum/index.php/topic,909.0.html)
What is this stacking all about? (http://www.strahlen.org/forum/index.php/topic,3654.0.html)

Storage of minerals
How do I store my minerals best? (http://www.strahlen.org/forum/index.php/topic,387.0.html)
What is good light in my mineral cabinets? (http://www.strahlen.org/forum/index.php/topic,4620.0.html)
What software can help me in managing my collection? (http://www.strahlen.org/forum/index.php/topic,878.0.html)

Answers?
Register -> http://www.strahlen.org/forum/index.php/topic,13763.0.html

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