How to Melt Gold at Home?


In order to melt gold safely at home you will need a welders mask, a soldering iron, heat resistant gloves, and a crucible. A crucible can be purchased online easily for around ten dollars. Put the crucible in a fireplace area and point the soldering iron at the gold until it melts. The gold will melt at around 2000 degrees.
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Your torch and a small ceramic crucible should do it. You'll also need a mold to pour the molten metal into.
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