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4.13: BC/Bu 10 (Merensky Reef)

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    HAND SAMPLE IMAGES AND VIDEOS

    Click on the image for a larger, downloadable version.

    Bu10-3-scaled-1.jpg Bu10-2-scaled-1.jpg Bu10-1-scaled-1.jpg

    THIN SECTION IMAGES AND VIDEOS

    Images were obtained using a 4x objective (40x total magnification). 1st image = PPL. 2nd image = XPL. 

    Spot 1

    Bc10-1-ppl-4x-300x225.jpg
    Bc10-1-xpl-4x-300x225.jpg

    Spot 2

    Bc10-2-ppl-4x-300x225.jpg
    Bc10-2-xpl-4x-300x225.jpg

    Spot 3

    Bc10-3-xpl-4x-300x225.jpg
    Bc10-3-ppl-4x-300x225.jpg

    THIN SECTION SCANS

    Click on the image for a larger, downloadable version. Top image = plane polarized light. Second image = cross polarized light. Third image = juxtaposition of ppl and xpl. Thin section is 2.54 cm wide (distance from top to bottom of image).

    Bu10-ppl-5x7-1200dpi-scaled-1.jpg
    Bu10-xpl-5x7-1200dpi-scaled-1.jpg

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