Thin section and polishing laboratory
The lab is equipped with a LaboSystem (http://www.struers.com/Products/Grinding-and-Polishing/Grinding-and-polishing-equipment/LaboSystem) used for grinding and polishing specifically with a LaboPol-60 with 300 mm diameter disks and a LaboForce-Mi specimen mover head. For epoxy impregnation of mounts and for gluing materials to glass plates the lab has a Citovac for vacuum impregnation (https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=350&v=2MPia8hcfaY).
Users of the lab need a short introduction to the instruments and methods, which can be obtained by contacting tomas [dot] naeraa [at] geol [dot] lu [dot] se.
Booking of the lab for users that been introduced to the lab methods can be done on this site: https://internt.geol.lu.se/secure/polish/week.php?room=2
The cost for using the lab equipment is 50 SEK per sample.