DIAMONDS

Emeralds - Rubies & Sapphires

Diamond Mines - DIAMONDS How to Care For Your Diamonds Selecting Diamonds How to Buy Diamond Engagement Rings - DIAMONDS

Articles Relating to Diamonds

PUBLISHED BY KEN DUNN - DUNWAY ENTERPRISES

http://diamonds.dunway.com

Articles

Victoria Transvaal Diamond || American Topaz || Gemstones are Crystals || How Diamonds are Made || Diamond Mines || Diamond Durability || Industrial Diamonds || Conductor of Heat || Corundrum || Ruby and Sapphire || How are Diamonds Mined || How Diamond Prices are Determined || How to Buy Diamond Engagement Rings || How to Care For Your Diamond || How to Clean Your Diamonds || How to Sell a Diamond || How to Spot a Fake Diamond || Insuring Your Diamonds || Selecting Diamonds || Synthetic Diamonds

How Diamonds Are Mined

We seldom think about how the diamonds we wear came to us. Natural diamonds, as opposed to synthetic diamonds or fake diamonds, are mined from the earth. There are currently two methods of mining diamonds: Pipe Mining and Alluvial Mining.

When pipe mining is used, the diamonds are extracted from the earth through volcanic pipes. These are not man-made pipes. These are natural pipes in the ground. Shanks are put into the ground next to the pipes, and tunnels are driven into the deepest parts of the pipe.

The diamonds are not sorted out at the mine. Instead, huge rocks that are full of diamonds are brought out of the mine and moved to a screening plant for separation.

The Alluvial mining method is done in riverbeds and on beaches. Walls are built to hold back the water and the sand on the bank or beach is moved with a bulldozer until the level of earth that diamonds can be found in is reached.

Again, the diamonds are not sorted here. Instead, the sand that contains the diamonds is bulldozed into trucks, and taken to screening plants.

RECOMMENDED PRODUCTS

1) Own A Jewelry Business For Less Than $50!
Over 250 Jewellery Wholesalers, Dropshippers, Liquidators & Manufacturers
Plus Find Out Where To Buy New Diamond Jewellery

2) Start Your Own Gemstones EBusiness!
Join Our Exclusive Club To Profit From Diamonds, Rubies, Emeralds and More!
No Previous Experience Needed. No Start-up Capital.

RETURN TO MAIN CATEGORIES LISTING

FREE GIFTS CLICK HERE

Bookmark & keep coming back often!

Recommend this site to a Friend

CLICKBANK

IF YOU CAN'T FIND THE INFORMATION OR PRODUCT
THAT YOUR LOOKING FOR - CHECK OUT THE CLICKBANK CATALOGUE
Over 10,000 + Products to Choose From!

ClickBank the best way to complete a digital sale.

If you're into Niche Resale Rights Products then check out my ebooks site
which has 120 + different ebook packages and still growing.

The Ultimate Recipe Collection [Cook Books]
CURRENTLY [57] DIFFERENT RECIPE E-BOOKS
CLICK HERE TO VIEW THE LIST

I'VE ALSO JUST FINISHED A SITE TOTALLY DEVOTED TO ...
'MASTER RESALE RIGHTS PRODUCTS'
CURRENTLY 83 DIFFERENT PACKAGES
DROP ON BY & HAVE A LOOK

Give to Family & Friends

DUNWAY.COM - DUNWAY.BIZ - DUNWAY.INFO - DUNWAY.US - DUNWAY.ORG

AUSSIE-SLANG.COM

Get them what they've always wanted.
(Even if you don't know what it is.)

DIAMONDS