What does a primitive achondrite look like?

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What does a primitive achondrite look like?
« on: 07/08/2016 16:58:33 »
Hello everyone, just sharing,
« Last Edit: 18/08/2016 19:54:49 by chris »

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Re: Primitive Achondrite
« Reply #1 on: 12/08/2016 20:08:41 »
Some more

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Re: Primitive Achondrite
« Reply #2 on: 13/08/2016 08:00:28 »
interesting

 

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Re: Primitive Achondrite
« Reply #3 on: 13/08/2016 18:46:42 »
Doesn't really matter much to me if i keep publishing more new images here :) until then.

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Re: Primitive Achondrite
« Reply #4 on: 14/08/2016 09:14:27 »
There would be some more Another's too...Hope someone will correct me if i'm mixed up chondrite with achondrites, still not an expert and experienced  as you people are but ...I still can make mistakes :)

P.S> my thanks to admin for allowing space for posting more images

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Re: Primitive Achondrite
« Reply #5 on: 15/08/2016 19:10:37 »
Lunaites i guess...

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Re: Primitive Achondrite
« Reply #6 on: 15/08/2016 19:49:07 »
Lunaites i guess...

IF they were lunaites they'd be worth 10x their weight in gold. [Caveat emptor].

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Re: Primitive Achondrite
« Reply #7 on: 17/08/2016 09:31:08 »
" If's & But's '' :) same as 10 ounces of lunaite for 1 M $s, old stories.....

What about this? Howardite probably don't have such clasts and yellow glass..
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Re: Primitive Achondrite
« Reply #8 on: 17/08/2016 09:36:46 »
2 more Images from previous post.....
« Last Edit: 17/08/2016 09:44:31 by Antiquarian »

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Re: What does a primitive achondrite look like?
« Reply #9 on: 19/08/2016 10:31:23 »
Can you please explain what a primitive achondrite is, and what it is we are looking at here?
I never forget a face, but in your case I'll make an exception - Groucho Marx

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Re: What does a primitive achondrite look like?
« Reply #10 on: 19/08/2016 13:01:42 »
Subdivision of meteorite are called primitive achondrites. Something between chondrites and achondrites but retaining some chondritic properties,

Sawn and polished face of a shocked rock... am i wrong?
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Re: What does a primitive achondrite look like?
« Reply #11 on: 21/08/2016 08:20:09 »
Here is another sawn and polished face..

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Re: What does a primitive achondrite look like?
« Reply #12 on: 23/08/2016 20:03:38 »
Another sawn and polished :)
« Last Edit: 23/08/2016 20:06:12 by Antiquarian »