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5 methods for testing precious metals

5 Precious Metals Analysis Methods

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There are five main methods for analysing precious metals: Acid Test, Gold Electronic Testers, Fire Assay, Lab Analysis & Portable XRF. Take a look at these methods and the importance of verifying the content of precious metals.

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Not all that glitters is gold

Not All that Glitters is Gold

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Ever wondered how to sort 'cash for gold' operations ensure they are duped with fake gold. Determining what other precious metals besides gold may be present in a sample can be a challenge.

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