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Rock Tumbler Grit – The Complete Guide

You can’t polish a rock without getting rough with it first! Modern day rock tumbling involves the use of abrasive powders, known as rock tumbler grit, that range from very rough to very fine. We’ll go over exactly what these abrasives are, how they’re made, and the best ways to use them. Knowing your rock […]

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Advanced Rock Polishing – Tumbling Slabs

Polishing Small Slabs In A Home Rock TumblerOnce you have gained some experience and knowledge with rock tumbling, it can be fun to venture out into alternative shaped stones to polish. Have you ever seen a clockface made out of polished rock? Wonder how that happens? You can actually tumble polish small slabs in a […]

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