Geology Superstore
Geology Superstore

Introducing Mineral Hardness and Property Testing Products: Unlocking the Secrets of Minerals with Precision and Accuracy!

As a geologist, you understand the importance of accurately assessing and analysing mineral properties. That’s why we offer a comprehensive range of Mineral Hardness and Property Testing Products designed to help you identify, measure, and understand the unique characteristics of minerals with precision and accuracy.

Contact us today to explore our range of Mineral Hardness and Property Testing Products. Experience the difference that precision, accuracy, and reliable testing equipment can make in your geology investigations and mineral studies.

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  • Acid Bottles £0.60 ex VAT

    Clear plastic acid bottles with a dropper lid and screw on cap, made from durable plastic, the bottle can carry hydrochloric acid for you to use in the lab or field, allowing you to determine calcium carbonate rocks such as calcites or limestones. The bottles hold 25 ml of liquid and are clear.

    255 in stock

  • Ultraviolet UV Lamp – long and short wave £32.00 ex VAT

    * Dimensions: 16 x 5 x 2 cm
    * Requirements: 4x AA batteries (not included)
    * Wavelength: short at 254 nm and long at 380 nm
    * Bulbs: Shortwave, tubular bulb (replaceable) Long: 4 milliwatt LED
    * Power output: 4 watts
    * Accessories: Wrist lanyard

  • Ultraviolet UV Lamp Shortwave Replacement Bulb £2.80 ex VAT

    A small replacement bulb for our ultraviolet UV lamps. The bulb is a replacement for the shortwave cylindrical bulb at the front of the lamp and emits UV at 254nm.
    nPlease note, these bulbs are powered up 4 watt bulbs, and have been made alongside our UV lamps to work with them. We cannot accept returns if you attempt to use the bulb in a UV product which you did not purchase from us.

    12 in stock

  • Tungsten Carbide Scriber with Magnet – Black £6.50£115.60 ex VAT

    A tungsten carbide scriber for geophysical testing of minerals, performing scratch tests in the field according to the Mohs scale of hardness. Tungsten carbide is at 9 on the mohs scale of hardness and so this scriber is more suitable for harder minerals. Knurling along the body gives users extra grip and the built in magnet will allow for magnetic testing of iron bearing material. The tip is reversible for safe storage and a pocket clip allows for placing in your shirt pocket or along a notebook.

    • Length: 150mm (6 inches)
    • Tungsten carbide pointed tip
    • Permanent magnet is built in
    • Knurling for grip
    • Reversible tip

    74 in stock

  • Steel Point Scriber £6.00 ex VAT

    An ideal tool for hardness testing during geological fieldwork, the steel-tipped scriber features a genuine steel point, making it well-suited for assessing minerals up to 5 on the Mohs hardness scale. The pointed tip can be easily retracted and reversed, ensuring safety during storage in your rucksack, pockets, or other compartments. With knurling along its body, it offers an excellent grip, while a clip on the opposite end allows for convenient attachment to shirt pockets, notebook edges, and more. Manufactured in the USA with American steel, this scriber weighs a mere 12 grams.

    • Pointed steel tip (reversible)
    • Knurling for superior grip
    • Pocket clip
    • 140 mm in length
    • 12 grams
    • Made in the USA
  • Swing Magnetic Pen £8.00£70.00 ex VAT


    – Length: 118 mm
    – Stainless steel pivot clip
    – Aluminium body
    – Magnetic

    250 in stock

  • Mohs Hardness Tile £1.60 ex VAT

    Glass tiles for determining a minerals place on the Mohs scale, scratched from hardness 6 and up. The tiles measure 50 x 50 x 3 mm and weighs approximately 27 grams.

    87 in stock

  • Streak Plates – Black £0.40 ex VAT

    Streak plates in a black colour made form porcelain, tough and ideal for performing streak tests, to asses minerals or mineral content of a rock sample, each plate is 45 x 45 mm in size and has a fine texture surface. Excellent for field geologists and earth science students.

  • Streak Plates – White £0.40 ex VAT

    An off white coloured streak plate made form porcelain, they are used by field geologists and students as a means of performing streak tests on minerals. This test simply involves one, scratching the surface of the tile with a particular rock or mineral, the coloured streak left behind then assists the user in determining the mineral, or minerals within a rock sample.

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