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blinkeybill

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610 carat Bomb sapphire
« on: September 23, 2012, 06:05:18 PM »
I found this one a few years back at Rubyvale, specked it in the wall of a dam I think on goanna flats. You can't see through it or I would probably be retired. Mainly black but with a bit of blue 

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Re: 610 carat Bomb sapphire
« Reply #1 on: September 23, 2012, 06:32:58 PM »
Blinkey, we need a pic please. Thanks  :)
Baaa humbug, not enough fossicking time!

blinkeybill

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Re: 610 carat Bomb sapphire
« Reply #2 on: September 23, 2012, 06:39:34 PM »
I am struggling getting pics to posts I can easy get em to media. But I got this one

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Re: 610 carat Bomb sapphire
« Reply #3 on: September 23, 2012, 06:51:44 PM »
Thanks Blinkey, that sure is a BIG dark piece. Do you plan to do anything with it or just keep it as it is?
Baaa humbug, not enough fossicking time!

blinkeybill

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Re: 610 carat Bomb sapphire
« Reply #4 on: September 23, 2012, 06:58:50 PM »
I've had it for a while now Jamo and haven't done nothing except I touched one end on a polishing disk but no star so I left it. I may go mad one day and run a saw through it.

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Re: 610 carat Bomb sapphire
« Reply #5 on: September 24, 2012, 11:21:43 AM »
Well you could make a huge cab or carve it. Did you see the wombat? Think it was a wombat. From memory Bluey Zarzoff posted it.
Keep em comin!!!

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Re: 610 carat Bomb sapphire
« Reply #6 on: January 03, 2013, 04:43:29 PM »
 OMG that is a nice find

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Re: 610 carat Bomb sapphire
« Reply #7 on: June 26, 2013, 10:24:16 PM »

ahhh....now I know who you are, well sorta, your'e the man with the monster sapphire, well done I'm impressed.

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Re: 610 carat Bomb sapphire
« Reply #8 on: July 31, 2013, 07:55:21 AM »
To have a go at carving or cabbing this beauty would be very tempting.

Though how often would you able to say. Hey, check this out, what do you think of my 610 carat sapphire bomb?  WOW!!!

Mother Nature. You just can’t beat her, though sometimes from what I’ve seen. There some very close 2nd”s.

By the way Blinkey Bill what have you decided to do with the bomb?
 

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Re: 610 carat Bomb sapphire
« Reply #9 on: July 31, 2013, 08:01:05 AM »
Blinkeybill, Bombs like that come up great if they are skin polished.

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Re: 610 carat Bomb sapphire
« Reply #10 on: July 31, 2013, 08:36:12 AM »
I reckon keep it whole blinkybill, but it is your find. What a beauty.
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colza
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blinkeybill

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Re: 610 carat Bomb sapphire
« Reply #11 on: August 01, 2013, 09:28:04 AM »
I still have it whole and don't plan on doing anything with it at the moment, its a pretty good dust magnet.

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