• Register


Information for users from the old Q&A site
If you have an account from our old Q&A site, your account was transferred over, but you need to reset your password and confirm your email address.
Reset Password here
Confirm Email here

2,145 questions

3,752 answers

1,063 comments

17,744 users

I am worried I will wreck my new lepidolite and mica by handling, its very flakey

0 votes
If I handle it too much will all the flakes fall off?
asked Mar 31, 2017 by Gems67 (120 points)

1 Answer

0 votes
That is an identifying characterisitic. You can box it up so you can observe it without handling it

http://www.minerals.net/mineral/lepidolite.aspx
answered Apr 4, 2017 by Weasel (55,650 points)
 


...