[meteorite-list] Local to Las Vegas expert needed to rewiew a find.
From: wahlperry at aol.com <wahlperry_at_meteoritecentral.com>
Date: Tue, 15 Sep 2015 16:56:17 -0400
What ever happened with your Cat Mountain meteorite? Here Kitty Kitty!
From: Carl Esparza via Meteorite-list <meteorite-list at meteoritecentral.com>
To: bigjohnshea <bigjohnshea at mail.com>; Larry Atkins <thetoprok at aol.com>; Robert Verish <bolidechaser at yahoo.com>
Cc: Robert Verish via Meteorite-list <meteorite-list at meteoritecentral.com>
Sent: Tue, Sep 15, 2015 12:23 pm
Subject: Re: [meteorite-list] Local to Las Vegas expert needed to rewiew a find.
List, A word of warning; if you are in the Vegas area DO NOT let it leave yourhands or chances are you will never see it again anyway . Justsayin!Carl--Love & Life---- Robert Verish via Meteorite-list<meteorite-list at meteoritecentral.com> wrote: > No Larry, > There actually is aproblem. > John's "opinion" is a common misconception that I even held until Ipersonally learned of this recent trend. > This is a concern that others haveshared with me, and has prompted me to write on this subject in three >separate articles, which essentially said, "Hey, here are some US chondritesthat need to be classified." > Still haven't received any offers. > > Myrequest still stands. > I would like to hear from people with recent experiencein this area that can point me in the direction of > a cheap classifier thatstill accepts small, ordinary chondrites.? > I suspect when I find one it willbe outside the US. > > Bob V.> >--------------------------------------------> On Tue, 9/15/15, Larry Atkins viaMeteorite-list <meteori
te-list at meteoritecentral.com> wrote:> > Subject: Re:[meteorite-list] Local to Las Vegas expert needed to rewiew a find.> To:bigjohnshea at mail.com, meteorite-list at meteoritecentral.com> Cc:meteorite-list at meteoritecentral.com> Date: Tuesday, September 15, 2015, 5:28AM> > Hi John, List,> > You may be right about not having a problemgetting a US chondrite classified, however, > if it was found in the Mojavedesert it is likely to get a number instead of a name.> Unfortunately, Nom Comwill likely lump it in with the nearest DCA, > > I'm wondering how muchlonger it will be before the entire Mojave desert is one big> DCA like NWA?> > > > Sincerely,> Larry Atkins> ?> IMCA # 1941> Ebay?alienrockfarm> ?> > > -----Original> Message-----> From:Bigjohn Shea via Meteorite-list <meteorite-list at meteoritecentral.com>> To:mstreman53 <mstreman53 at yahoo.com>> Cc: Meteorite Mailing List<meteorite-list at meteoritecentral.com>> Sent: Tue, Sep 15, 2015 5:07 am> Subject: Re: [meteorite-list
] Local to Las Vegas expert needed to rewiew afind.> > > I'd love to see a photo also, but I live in Philadelphia so Iwon't be> seeingthis in person. :-)?That aside,I'm assuming from> your postthat this is a"chondrite" native to the> USA, and not just another NWA.?I haveabout 25> NWA'sundergoing classification now, and I have more> I'd like toget classified but itis indeed hard to find> a lab that will work on NWAs thatlook like obvious OCs.?I> think that is a mistake on their part, because thereare so> many uniquethings to be found in meteorites. ?> In my opinion, manylabs would thinkdifferently about a> "native" US chondrite, than an NWAchondrite. ?I> do notthink you will have trouble finding a home for it if> it is a USA find.??Cheers,John?> > Sent:?Monday, September 14, 2015 at 5:47PMFrom:?"MEM viaMeteorite-list"> <meteorite-list at meteoritecentral.com>To:?"Meteorite> MailingList"<meteorite-list at meteoritecentral.com>Subject:?[meteorite-list]> Local toLasVegas expert needed to rewiew a
find.I am in> contact with a Las Vegasresidentwho has, by all appearances> fair-sized, fresh chondrite. If you arewillingand able to> inspect in person and get her stone into the system,> pleasesend me your contact information for forwarding. Pics> onrequest.Regards,Elton> ______________________________________________> >Visit our Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/meteoritecentral and theArchives at http://www.meteorite-list-archives.com> Meteorite-list mailinglist> Meteorite-list at meteoritecentral.com>https://pairlist3.pair.net/mailman/listinfo/meteorite-list______________________________________________Visitour Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/meteoritecentral and the Archives athttp://www.meteorite-list-archives.comMeteorite-list mailinglistMeteorite-list at meteoritecentral.comhttps://pairlist3.pair.net/mailman/listinfo/meteorite-list
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