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  Topic: How hard is it to find a new mineral species?
Jordi Fabre

Replies: 9
Views: 484

PostForum: Minerals and Mineralogy   Posted: Nov 26, 2022 17:11   Subject: Re: How hard is it to find a new mineral species?
....this Forum does not allow posting of pdfs nor my putting a link to the pdf in a message, so I will have to figure out a work around and report back.
Hi Michael,
This Forum allow links, please re ...
  Topic: Help with identification and locality
Jordi Fabre

Replies: 11
Views: 816

PostForum: What is it? - Where is it from?   Posted: Nov 18, 2022 04:51   Subject: Re: Help with identification and locality
I suspect it will be hard to find the locality, but you never know.
Not from Imilchil, I believe (but yes 'kanonenspat' Calcite)
  Topic: Help with identification and locality
Jordi Fabre

Replies: 11
Views: 816

PostForum: What is it? - Where is it from?   Posted: Nov 15, 2022 13:44   Subject: Re: Help with identification and locality
Would a matrix side photo help?
And its rear too
  Topic: Help with identification and locality
Jordi Fabre

Replies: 11
Views: 816

PostForum: What is it? - Where is it from?   Posted: Nov 10, 2022 16:22   Subject: Re: Help with identification and locality
Calcite, just Calcite (variety kanonenspat)
  Topic: Atlas of Spanish minerals
Jordi Fabre

Replies: 4
Views: 687

PostForum: Mineralogical Literature   Posted: Oct 30, 2022 13:56   Subject: Re: Atlas of Spanish minerals
This illustrated Atlas is a fine exhaustive, ordered and precise compilation of the Spanish localities and their minerals. Every locality of the Atlas is of an outstanding precision.

Great job Mig ...
  Topic: Money talks, especially in the hobby of mineral collecting
Jordi Fabre

Replies: 24
Views: 2269

PostForum: Off-Topic and Introductions   Posted: Oct 29, 2022 15:37   Subject: Re: Money talks, especially in the hobby of mineral collecting
And the superb booklet from Rock H. Currier About Mineral Collecting, a reprint of the Mineralogical Record. I'm never tired of re-reading it. I'm still missing Rock a lot.
Here you have its full tra ...
  Topic: Minerant 2023 - Mineral Show in Antwerp, Belgium
Jordi Fabre

Replies: 0
Views: 337

PostForum: Mineral Shows   Posted: Oct 27, 2022 01:33   Subject: Minerant 2023 - Mineral Show in Antwerp, Belgium
Minerant 2023 - Mineral Show in Antwerp, Belgium
  Topic: Locality for a Väyrynenite?
Jordi Fabre

Replies: 13
Views: 1048

PostForum: Improving the FMF Data Base of localities   Posted: Oct 21, 2022 13:48   Subject: Re: Locality for a Väyrynenite?
Fixed.
Seems that among several localities where the Väyrynenites are attributed, the winner is this other locality: Shakpo Mine, Shigar Valley, Shigar District, Gilgit-Baltistan (Northern Areas), Pa ...
  Topic: Munich Show (Mineralientage) 2022
Jordi Fabre

Replies: 20
Views: 4274

PostForum: News about shows   Posted: Oct 18, 2022 13:24   Subject: Re: Munich Show (Mineralientage) 2022
Just one correction, the green octahedral fluorite in https://www.mineral-forum.com/message-board/viewtopic.php?p=79543#79543 is not from Erongo / Namibia but from Riemvasmaak / South Africa.Not obvio ...
  Topic: Munich Show (Mineralientage) 2022
Jordi Fabre

Replies: 20
Views: 4274

PostForum: News about shows   Posted: Oct 18, 2022 10:26   Subject: Re: Munich Show (Mineralientage) 2022
Sorry, I forgot the "little" topaz".

From Katlang, Mardan District, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (North-West Frontier Province).
Fixed, thanks.
  Topic: Munich Show (Mineralientage) 2022
Jordi Fabre

Replies: 20
Views: 4274

PostForum: News about shows   Posted: Oct 18, 2022 10:22   Subject: Re: Munich Show (Mineralientage) 2022
Thank you so much for these great impressions, Roger!
Just one correction, the green octahedral fluorite in https://www.mineral-forum.com/message-board/viewtopic.php?p=79543#79543 is not from Erongo ...
  Topic: Munich Show (Mineralientage) 2022
Jordi Fabre

Replies: 20
Views: 4274

PostForum: News about shows   Posted: Oct 03, 2022 11:58   Subject: Munich Show (Mineralientage) 2022 - Not accurate info...
....the entire gigantic Messe München (16 halls, 180,000 m2 and another 425,000 m2 of outdoor area) is like under reconstruction, apparently to remodel everything completely...
Wrong info, sorry. Mar ...
  Topic: Munich Show (Mineralientage) 2022
Jordi Fabre

Replies: 20
Views: 4274

PostForum: News about shows   Posted: Oct 01, 2022 06:52   Subject: Re: Munich Show (Mineralientage) 2022
Everything that Fiebre Verde says is very true and to what it says we must add the enormous infrastructural difficulties generated by the fact that currently the entire gigantic Messe München (16 hall ...
  Topic: New generation for picture - Ploum
Jordi Fabre

Replies: 1400
Views: 1451535

PostForum: Collection photos and Collector's page   Posted: Aug 22, 2022 08:00   Subject: Re: New generation for picture - Ploum
Clinoclase

Brutal! (and 6672 👍 so far...)
  Topic: Godarts Evolves
Jordi Fabre

Replies: 8
Views: 1294

PostForum: Off-Topic and Introductions   Posted: Aug 19, 2022 00:57   Subject: Re: Godarts Evolves
...these posts belong on this forum??

Thread locked
  Topic: Pseudomorph chemistry - (40)
Jordi Fabre

Replies: 28
Views: 4777

PostForum: Featured Columns of FMF   Posted: Aug 14, 2022 16:51   Subject: Re: Pseudomorph chemistry - (40)
There are many papers that speak to all or part of your question. Here is one.
https://kipdf.com/stability-relations-of-malachite-and-azurite_5aee93577f8b9ac34f8b45b7.html
(link normalized by FMF)
...
  Topic: Presentation of new members - Reference Thread
Jordi Fabre

Replies: 468
Views: 422967

PostForum: Off-Topic and Introductions   Posted: Aug 13, 2022 03:39   Subject: Re: Presentation of new members - João Luz from Lisboa, Portugal

Welcome. I hope you enjoy your time. May I suggest collecting a few minerals from Panasquiera. The mine produces some very fine Ferberite, Arsenopyrite and Fluorapatie specimens.


Thank you! I' ...
  Topic: The Tama Higuchi Collection
Jordi Fabre

Replies: 17
Views: 2663

PostForum: Women's Private Collections   Posted: Aug 13, 2022 02:39   Subject: Re: The Tama Higuchi Collection
Are you sure these calcites are not dolomites? Difficult to tell from the photo, but the mentioned twinning points to dolomite

Here is the back, if it helps! I've never seen dolomite with this colo ...
  Topic: Presentation of new members - Reference Thread
Jordi Fabre

Replies: 468
Views: 422967

PostForum: Off-Topic and Introductions   Posted: Aug 09, 2022 12:26   Subject: Re: Presentation of new members - Tama Higuchi from Young Mineral Collectors
Hi Tama, welcome to FMF

I'm a big fan of Young Mineral Collectors. Again, welcome!
  Topic: Calcite is acting strange under UV
Jordi Fabre

Replies: 11
Views: 1857

PostForum: Minerals and Mineralogy   Posted: Aug 08, 2022 08:35   Subject: Re: Calcite is acting strange under UV
I fixed (again) everything for you.

'Remember that if you are publishing a photo of a mineral specimen please fill in all 3 of the above fields'
 
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