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Measuring Salvinorin - Help!

Discussion in 'Salvia divinorum' started by scyrusurcys, Dec 7, 2004.

  1. scyrusurcys

    scyrusurcys Silver Member

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    Nov 19, 2004
    from U.S.A.
    Hello all - I've recently had a friend to make pure Salvinorin A powderedextract from a room temperature IPA method. The problem is, is that we have no efficient scale to weigh out such small amounts of extracts.We do not have the money to buy such a scale at this time. Are there any cheap* ways of measuring salvia extract to the nearest microgram? I've seen the scales (Diagem) that most people use to measure such amounts, but we really don't have the extra ~$150 to spend on one. If anyone has any advice or suggestions, please reply!
    If anyone uses the pure salvinorin A powder, about how much do you use for a good, say, 5x-10x trip? Please refrence your dose to an object or size it!
    (We are aware of the great intensity that pure Salvinorin A extract has in the powdered form and we are also aware that it may cost us some money to obtain an efficient scale. ALL SUGGESTIONS ARE WELCOME!) Thanks!
  2. Labrat

    Labrat Newbie

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    Nov 18, 2004
    scyrusurcys: In a simple answer, no. You need a scale to weigh any amount. It may be one single milliigram or one gram. But you still need a scale to do it.

    Alfa: The first poster in the link you gave is dead wrong when assuming that the amounts sold by the vendors arecorrect. Some vendors are known to have shipped 5-MeO-AMT when AMT was ordered. Others have sent1.2 grams when 1 gram was ordered. Every "researcher" need to get off his cheap ass and buy a fucking scale.