How do I Polish Rocks?

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You can polish rocks by hand or by mechanical means. For bigger rocks use progressively finer wet sandpaper to get to that luster. If you have a large craft or hobby store near you they will carry small rock tumblers that will polish all your rocks. You can find more info at: rocktumblingsupplies.com
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There are several ways to polish rocks. Some people polish them by hand, but it's more convenient to use a rock tumbler. You will also need a non-abrasive soap bar, abrasive grit, plastic pellets and a few other things.
To polish rocks you can use a rock tumbler for the ultimate smooth shiny rock. If you don't have a tumbler you can use a dremel tool or buffer but it won't be the same.
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A rock tumbler is the best way to get polished rocks. The process involved in polishing will take forever if you were to do it by hand. Rock tumblers are fairly inexpensive.
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1. Wet the rock and use the 80-grit sandpaper to roughly shape and round the corners of the stone. Keep a bucket of water nearby so that you can continue to wet the rock as needed
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1. Take a clean, empty plastic jar (like a mayo jar) and fill it with 1/3 of a cup of sand. 2. Slowly, add water to the jar until there is a little more water than sand. 3. Put in
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Typically by being polished on a faceting wheel/machine
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