Thin Sections and rock preparation


Preparation of powders and thin sections of rocks and minerals for mineralogical, petrographic and geochemical analyses.



  • Two diamond saws with water cooling system for rock cutting
  • BUEHLER PETROTHIN and MICROMET M thin section machines
  • BUEHLER METASERV 2000 and REMET LS 3V grinders/polishers
  • RETSCH RS 100 vibratory disk mill
  • FRITSCH PULVERI 7 milling machine, with 250 ml grinding sets made by either tungsten carbide, steel or agate.
  • RETSCH BB 100 MANGAN jaw crusher
  • PAUL WEBER press




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Last update: 07-06-2021 - 10:12