[meteorite-list] NWA 2736 - Aubrite or not??

From: Dr. Svend Buhl <info_at_meteoritecentral.com>
Date: Sat Feb 25 14:16:34 2006
Message-ID: <002401c63a3f$ff9b0d20$a2fdfea9_at_SVEND>

Stan and list,

there's a picture of two Norton County Aubrite specimens on my page.
Definetively no chondrules in this material.


Best regards


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From: "stan ." <laser_maniac_at_hotmail.com>
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Sent: Saturday, February 25, 2006 7:58 PM
Subject: RE: [meteorite-list] NWA 2736 - Aubrite or not??

> Anyone have a picture of this stuff?
>>From: "Greg Hupe" <gmhupe_at_tampabay.rr.com>
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>>To aubrite enthusiasts,
>>Here is the link to a pdf report on NWA 2736:
>>It states that, "..one or more relict chondrules in the sample." I
>>thought that aubrites did not have any chondrules in them. Interesting.
>>I've sent an email to a scientist asking his expert advice on aubrites.
>>Hopefully I will have something to share when I get a reply.
>>Best regards,
>>----- Original Message ----- From: "Adam Hupe"
>>To: <meteorite-list_at_meteoritecentral.com>
>>Sent: Saturday, February 25, 2006 1:32 PM
>>Subject: Re: [meteorite-list] If I can choose.....!
>>>Hi List,
>>>After reading the papers on NWA 2736, which are now available online, it
>>>sounds more like an EL6 than a true Aubrite to me. Why would the round
>>>objects not be thought of as chondrules? To me, it is like trying to fit
>>>round peg into a square hole. I talked to a few scientists who would
>>>the classification of Aubrite for NW 2736. It would be interesting to
>>>others' thoughts on this. Is there a single sole out there that believes
>>>NWA 2736 is really an Aubrite by definition?
>>>My Thoughts,
>>>----- Original Message ----- From: "Martin Altmann"
>>>To: <MeteorHntr_at_aol.com>; <Meteorite-list@meteoritecentral.com>
>>>Sent: Saturday, February 25, 2006 10:00 AM
>>>Subject: AW: [meteorite-list] If I can choose.....!
>>>I didn't get the question,
>>>What Aubrites would be worth?
>>>Most of them are available, look at the dealers pages.
>>>I guess, cheapest should be Mt.Egerton, tataaah let's start discussion
>>>it's an AUB and not a mesosiderite.
>>>Egerton should be obtainable at 15$/g in small pieces (at least I am
>>>them at this price), with Egerton it's the same as with Tatahouine, the
>>>larger the specimen, the higher the gram price.
>>>No desert Aub?
>>>What about Killgores NWA 2736 ?
>>>Clueless Martin
>>>-----Urspr?ngliche Nachricht-----
>>>Von: meteorite-list-bounces_at_meteoritecentral.com
>>>[mailto:meteorite-list-bounces_at_meteoritecentral.com] Im Auftrag von
>>>Gesendet: Samstag, 25. Februar 2006 18:33
>>>An: gmhupe_at_tampabay.rr.com
>>>Cc: meteorite-list_at_meteoritecentral.com
>>>Betreff: Re: [meteorite-list] If I can choose.....!
>>>In a message dated 2/24/2006 10:28:45 A.M. Central Standard Time,
>>>gmhupe_at_tampabay.rr.com writes:
>>>An aubrite would be a great choice I think since they are so rare. I am
>>>curious to see what collectors would think they are worth per gram, known
>>>falls, finds, any locality, including NWA (if a confirmed one were to be
>>>I too am curious what Aubrites would be worth, especially Norton County,
>>>that years of discovery in the hot deserts have yet to find a new one?
>>>Obviously UNM has a big Norton County, but how much of that is actually
>>>side of their main mass and in private collections?
>>>Steve Arnold
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