Sample Prep Laboratory

Rocks and mineral samples frequently require sorting, sieving, cutting, polishing, and other processing prior to use. 

Resources

Lab Equipment

We have a dedicated sample preparation laboratory with saws, shaking tables for dry-sieving, other tools required for sample preparation. In addition to this facility, other specialized sample preparation equipment is available within specific laboratories in Earth Sciences.

  • Bilco Disk Mill
  • Iron and Tungston Carbide Shatter Box
  • Jaw Crusher
  • Assorted Rock Saws
  • Polishing Wheels
  • Sieves and Shakers

Lab Team

Supervisors: Josh Landis or Ed Meyer

Lab Phone: (603) 646-9009