collapse

Forum Admin, Rules & FAQ

No New Posts Forum Announcements & Rules

What is and isnt allowed on this forum.

495 Posts
58 Topics

Last post by MakkyBrown
in Re: sorry for the inappr...
on August 27, 2018, 12:58:28 PM

No New Posts How to post Pictures & other FAQ

We welcome relevant pictures - see the FAQ for easy instructions.

326 Posts
46 Topics

Last post by Jimnyjerry
in Re: photo bucket hosting...
on September 20, 2018, 01:35:50 PM

No New Posts Whats New at AussieSapphire.com.au

New products/Specials, Articles & Trade News

579 Posts
77 Topics

Last post by Bucket
in Re: Website Upgrade
on November 20, 2018, 08:14:56 PM

No New Posts Shows and Events

Gemstone, Lapidary, Rock & Fossicking Shows. Add your date and event here.

3542 Posts
877 Topics

Last post by mehoose
in Devonport Jewellery, Gem...
on March 22, 2019, 06:49:02 PM

LAPIDARY

No New Posts Gemstone Faceting

Questions and answers about Gem Cutting & Polishing (Traditional Flat Faceting and Concave).

4653 Posts
449 Topics

Last post by MakkyBrown
in Re: choosing the right e...
on April 17, 2019, 08:07:25 PM

Child Boards: Gemcad Discussions
No New Posts Cabbing and More

Anything curved - cabbing, sphere making, carving, etc.

1425 Posts
152 Topics

Last post by tinker
in Re: Help needed cutting ...
on April 11, 2019, 08:59:05 AM

No New Posts Tumblers and Media

Solve those Tumbling problems, discuss what media and compounds work best.

646 Posts
84 Topics

Last post by Aussie Sapphire
in Re: Skin polishing Sapph...
on January 21, 2019, 05:22:45 PM

No New Posts Saws and Diamond Blades

Questions about cutting,which Blade,coolant etc.

387 Posts
40 Topics

Last post by MissyP
in Re: Buying a slab saw
on March 22, 2019, 06:33:27 AM

No New Posts Tips and Gadgets

Ideas, modifications, new machines & tools, tricks of the trade. Post them here.

881 Posts
83 Topics

Last post by Orange Pirate
in Re: Faceter Pressure Sen...
on February 28, 2019, 05:48:24 PM

No New Posts Ask a "Silly" Question

For Beginners, no question is silly if it's about Lapidary. We're here to help!

4896 Posts
529 Topics

Last post by Agate Head
in Re: Cooking Matrix Opal
on April 13, 2019, 11:19:35 AM

No New Posts Show us your latest finished product

Just finished polishing a rock? Show it to us here.

810 Posts
88 Topics

Last post by starsapphire78
in Re: Been A While !
on October 02, 2018, 06:33:23 PM

Fossicking and Rockhounding

No New Posts Location of the Month

Here is where we post information about various locations - each one gets its own thread so we can keep it all together.

174 Posts
18 Topics

Last post by fossicker
in Re: NSW - Tingha Sands
on March 12, 2019, 01:34:09 PM

No New Posts Trip Talk

Tell us about your planned and recent trips. Catch up with other enthusiasts & share info on locations.

8974 Posts
511 Topics

Last post by MakkyBrown
in Re: Heading to Gemtree &...
on Today at 08:34:46 AM

No New Posts Fossicking Locations

Go here for information on where to go fossicking - directions & details.

5103 Posts
503 Topics

Last post by Mouse
in Re: Chinchilla - Miles f...
on April 22, 2019, 08:06:37 PM

No New Posts Tips, Gadgets & Brag Board.

Share your Tips & Tricks, tell us about your finds. Pictures are welcome.

1047 Posts
93 Topics

Last post by grumpy
in Re: is it cheating
on November 13, 2018, 03:34:03 PM

Gemstones & Jewellery

No New Posts Gem of the Month

Here is where we post information about various gems and rocks - each one gets its own thread so we can keep it all together.

2977 Posts
85 Topics

Last post by wallie
in Re: Prehnite
on October 02, 2018, 01:23:25 PM

No New Posts Gemstone Discussions

Gemstone questions and discussions go here - gemstone pricing, rarity, properties etc.

2521 Posts
276 Topics

Last post by MakkyBrown
in Re: Monster Blue Topaz
on April 17, 2019, 08:09:55 PM

No New Posts Show off your Gems

Tell us about your Gemstone treasures (rough or cut) - pictures are very welcome.

1630 Posts
213 Topics

Last post by Dihusky
in Re: Moranbah Diamonds
on June 07, 2018, 05:16:45 PM

No New Posts Jewellery Talk

Jewellery talk goes here - can be your own creations or work from others to inspire you.

645 Posts
91 Topics

Last post by china
in Be ware
on March 17, 2017, 02:19:00 PM

General Category

No New Posts Tell Us About Yourself

What you do,where you live,what you want to do.

2025 Posts
233 Topics

Last post by Sandbagger
in Re: My Steel Iron Man su...
on April 01, 2019, 12:22:42 AM

No New Posts General Discussion

Feel free to talk about anything and everything in this board.

7888 Posts
856 Topics

Last post by Jimnyjerry
in Re: Agate Creek
on April 18, 2019, 08:08:21 AM

For Sale, Swap OR Wanted

No New Posts For Sale, Swap or Wanted (Please Read Rules First)

Free ads section for members. Please read the rules before posting.

1098 Posts
204 Topics

Last post by Aussie Sapphire
in Re: Parts and informatio...
on April 10, 2019, 02:43:51 PM

Child Boards: For Sale or Swap, Wanted
No New Posts ALF-AID

Look here for some great bargains - funds go to the ALF-AID project.

28 Posts
4 Topics

Last post by Andrew
in Re: LAPS FOR CHARITY
on January 17, 2011, 06:51:43 PM

  • No New Posts
  • Redirect Board

Aussie Lapidary Forum - Info Center

Forum Stats Forum Stats

54504 Posts in 5811 Topics by 3951 Members. Latest Member: Smilinbandit
Latest Post: "Re: Heading to Gemtree &..." ( Today at 08:34:46 AM )
View the most recent posts on the forum.

Users Online Users Online

80 Guests, 1 User

Users active in past 15 minutes:
steveo

Most Online Today: 84. Most Online Ever: 160 (April 13, 2017, 08:52:19 PM)

* Sponsor

HTML Online Editor Sample

ALF is hosted by Aussie Sapphire as a free service to the Lapidary community.

Visit our website here
Phone 1800 50 21 40
Or find us on Facebook

Recent Activities

Heading to Gemtree & Harts Range by MakkyBrown
[Today at 08:34:46 AM]


Beechworth & Eldorado by MALACHI
[April 24, 2019, 05:07:02 PM]


Chinchilla - Miles fossil wood by Mouse
[April 22, 2019, 08:06:37 PM]


Agate Creek by Jimnyjerry
[April 18, 2019, 08:08:21 AM]


Monster Blue Topaz by MakkyBrown
[April 17, 2019, 08:09:55 PM]


choosing the right electromotor, please help. by MakkyBrown
[April 17, 2019, 08:07:25 PM]


Harts Range Trip June/July 2019 by RockOn
[April 17, 2019, 02:14:20 PM]


Joke of the Day by Bucket
[April 16, 2019, 07:33:56 PM]


Cooking Matrix Opal by Agate Head
[April 13, 2019, 11:19:35 AM]


throw screen mesh by geowork
[April 11, 2019, 09:53:44 PM]


Help needed cutting boulder opal please by tinker
[April 11, 2019, 08:59:05 AM]


Parts and information on a Agate Master faceting machine by Aussie Sapphire
[April 10, 2019, 02:43:51 PM]

* Calendar

April 2019
Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
1 2 3 4 5 6
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
21 22 23 24 [25] 26 27
28 29 30

  • - Holidays -
  • holiday Anzac Day
Sorry! There are no calendar events available at the moment.

* Who's Online

  • Dot Guests: 80
  • Dot Hidden: 0
  • Dot Users: 1
  • Dot Users Online:

* Find us on Facebook

* Forum Stats

  • stats Total Members: 3951
  • stats Total Posts: 54504
  • stats Total Topics: 5811
  • stats Total Categories: 6
  • stats Total Boards: 27
  • stats Most Online: 160