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Thomas Garner replied to Geoff Notkin's discussion Is This A Meteorite? Post Meteorite ID Questions To This Thread Only
"The nodules are a flat grey. Volcanic sounds like the high probability. Just kinda confused me because it came in the box with a some other meteorite specimens. Mainly Allende and Gibeon but, a couple others that I'm not sure of the…"
21 hours ago
Rogan Hennie replied to Geoff Notkin's discussion [AD] Aerolite Meteorites Mobile-Friendly Site + Sale
"Thx Peter.  "
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Rogan Hennie replied to Geoff Notkin's discussion Is This A Meteorite? Post Meteorite ID Questions To This Thread Only
"I agree with Craig.  The rounded nodules... are they pink / red? They look to be in the photo and if they are, they could be garnets. The vessicular properties of the rock are highly indicative of a volcanic rock, and not a meteoric one."
yesterday
Rogan Hennie replied to Nicholas Haddad's discussion Frog shaped meteorites
"Much like river rocks on earth?!? they become rounded. Perhaps the fluid dynamics of the atmosphere are such that frogerites are the predominant resultant shape of rocks flying through it. Theories abound."
yesterday
Rogan Hennie replied to Erik's discussion 400g Libyan Desert Glass
"Nice piece, Erik. Good luck with your sale. Dang vehicle explosions... why can't explosions be limited to those in the sky by extraterrestrial rocks?"
yesterday
Craig Moody replied to Geoff Notkin's discussion Is This A Meteorite? Post Meteorite ID Questions To This Thread Only
"Hi Thomas.  Sorry, but not Trinitite, and definitely not a meteorite.  Looks like Volcanic Porphyry "
yesterday
Thomas Garner replied to Geoff Notkin's discussion Is This A Meteorite? Post Meteorite ID Questions To This Thread Only
"The more I look at this stuff the more I come think it is actually specimens of Trinitie. However I have never seen trinitie with chondrules inside. Probably gonna have to go get this tested somewhere. "
yesterday
Michael Mulgrew replied to Geoff Notkin's discussion Is This A Meteorite? Post Meteorite ID Questions To This Thread Only
"As long as images attached directly to messages here are less than 200k, post away, that is what this thread is for."
yesterday
Thomas Garner replied to Geoff Notkin's discussion Is This A Meteorite? Post Meteorite ID Questions To This Thread Only
"Is it allowable to post pictures of probably tektites here? I have some interesting pieces of some that I am having a hard time trying to figure out. They came with a meteorite collection I bought. Most all the other pieces I could identify or by…"
yesterday
Dwight H replied to Geoff Notkin's discussion Is This A Meteorite? Post Meteorite ID Questions To This Thread Only
"Thanks Michael.  I've uploaded smaller files.  That pic is a filed window and you're right, the interior is pretty dark.  I'm in the Northeast.  May have it tested."
Tuesday
Dwight H replied to Geoff Notkin's discussion Is This A Meteorite? Post Meteorite ID Questions To This Thread Only
"Smaller files- sorry about that!"
Tuesday
Michael Mulgrew replied to Geoff Notkin's discussion Is This A Meteorite? Post Meteorite ID Questions To This Thread Only
"A very interesting stone, however if the last picture is the window then the interior appears identical to the exterior which would mean the exterior is not fusion crust, and therefore it would not be a meteorite.  But I do not know if the…"
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