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Post  lbg dreamer on Mon Feb 20, 2012 6:58 pm

hi just wondering if someone can help me with specimen gold weight scratch i did a sg test, and came up with1.5 grams of gold not real good at maths though Embarassed dry weight is 2.34 ,wet is 2.06 scratch Smile thanks in advance as i know for some this is a easy one cheers
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Post  davsgold on Mon Feb 20, 2012 7:12 pm

lbg dreamer wrote:hi just wondering if someone can help me with specimen gold weight scratch i did a sg test, and came up with1.5 grams of gold not real good at maths though Embarassed dry weight is 2.34 ,wet is 2.06 scratch Smile thanks in advance as i know for some this is a easy one cheers

G'day Pete

Yep I come up with 1.94g

Dry Weight 2.34 x 1.9 = 4.446
Wet Weight 2.06 x 3.1 = 6.386

6.386 - 4.446 = 1.94g

Its not super accurate, espically on small bits, but its a bit of a guide.

cheers dave
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Post  lbg dreamer on Mon Feb 20, 2012 7:18 pm

davsgold wrote:
lbg dreamer wrote:hi just wondering if someone can help me with specimen gold weight scratch i did a sg test, and came up with1.5 grams of gold not real good at maths though Embarassed dry weight is 2.34 ,wet is 2.06 scratch Smile thanks in advance as i know for some this is a easy one cheers

G'day Pete

Yep I come up with 1.94g

Dry Weight 2.34 x 1.9 = 4.446
Wet Weight 2.06 x 3.1 = 6.386

6.386 - 4.446 = 1.94g

Its not super accurate, espically on small bits, but its a bit of a guide.

cheers dave
thanks heaps for that dave , i would have almost bet that you would have helped me with this one Very Happy as you also helped me with the last one hope you and ronnie are well cheers Smile
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Post  davsgold on Mon Feb 20, 2012 7:22 pm

No worries mate, and yep were were both well and getting ready for a bit of detecting soon, see ya round again sometime.

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