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Practical Test Help


I just finished my 3rd quiz and am ready for my practical exam. I was wondering if i’ll get some sort of email informing me when the gems are shipped or if I just have to wait until they show up at my door. I would also love some advice on the test. I don’t have all of the required equipment and what I do have just doesn’t seem to work or I’m doing something wrong. I have a refractometer, a dichroscope, a loupe, a chelsea filter, and a pocket microscope 60x to 120x. I can’t afford new equipment so it’s this stuff or nothing. Any advice helps. Thank you.


Hi Hailey! I emailed you directly to answer your questions. Best, Lisa