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by elemental
08 Jul 2019, 10:15
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Something a little different
Replies: 1
Views: 72

Something a little different

My first attempt at building a cloud chamber - almost ready to try😊
by elemental
14 Jun 2019, 18:28
Forum: The lounge
Topic: Bought myself a new toy..
Replies: 7
Views: 373

Re: Bought myself a new toy..


Let me know more off your tests.

I’ve been thinking of getting one for ages - and the price is obviously very good😊
by elemental
22 May 2019, 13:46
Forum: Spectrum
Topic: Puzzling N.O.R.M. Spectra
Replies: 1
Views: 200

Puzzling N.O.R.M. Spectra

Greetings all, I have recently collected a few spectra of N.O.R.M specimens collected within South Australia. Some of the results are for me very puzzling so I have posted them with the hope that somebody can provide an answer. Firstly, the spectra were collected using a Bicron NaI probe, a GS-1100 ...
by elemental
22 May 2019, 12:49
Forum: Detector drivers
Topic: USB external sound cards
Replies: 8
Views: 422

USB external sound cards

Hi All, If anyone is like me and is struggling with a Windows Surface pro with no line in jack, or a laptop with one input jack which double as either a microphone or headphone, of like me, you have one of each. Then an external USB soundcard is the way to go. If you require a cheap but reliable dev...
by elemental
17 May 2019, 18:32
Forum: Spectrum
Topic: Fukushima Soil
Replies: 22
Views: 1320

Re: Fukushima Soil

Is it possible to get a sample of Fukushima soil in Australia?

Willunga south
by elemental
15 May 2019, 18:47
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Radiodating using NaI(Tl)
Replies: 11
Views: 868

Re: Radiodating using NaI(Tl)

Nice zircon specimens.

You don’t mention anything about dating. Did you try?
If you can send information about voltage volume etc and any other setup parameters, I’ll try with my zircons from Norway

Willunga south
by elemental
09 May 2019, 13:54
Forum: Software
Topic: Interspec - a free gamma peak analysis software
Replies: 4
Views: 437

Interspec - a free gamma peak analysis software

Folks, I would like to bring to your attention a free software program that I have just discovered. The program is called InterSpec, and has been designed to help with in analyzing gamma spectral data, from resulting peaks. It provides functionality to identify nuclides present in a spectrum, determ...
by elemental
09 May 2019, 09:52
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Further greetings from South Australia
Replies: 1
Views: 191

Further greetings from South Australia

Greetings Folks, I reside in Willunga South, South Australia and I am in my 62 year. As a brief introduction, I started collection mineral and gemstone specimens when I was 8 due to my brother being a geologist – I used to steal his rocks. This interest progressed to fossils, them meteorites, then U...