Shor carries everything you need to refine gold, silver and platinum group metals.
Our saltwater system, the Simplicity Refining System works without acids or other toxic chemicals. This system is suitable for refining jewelry, bullion, coins, jeweler's bench sweeps and other similar material.
Our aqua regia system, the Shor Aqua Regia Gold & Platinum Refining System, uses no nitric acid, is completely self-contained and employs an integrated scrubber to clean and neutralize all fumes before they are exhausted. This system uses the revolutionary Quadratic Precipitant and MX3 concentrated dissolving agent.
We also have all of the chemicals you need for refining, including both chemical compounds and mixtures developed by Shor R&D (such as Quadratic and MX3), complete chemical kits like the Aqua Regia Starter Kit, as well as the more common chemicals such as sodium nitrate and sodium metabisulfite. All at very competitive prices. Comprehensive instructions are available on all of these products, as well as free, no-charge technical support.
A refining system that refines gold and platinum without acids or other toxic materials. Learn more ›
GC Salt is an electrolyte. When added to water, in the Simplicity Gold & Platinum Refining System, it dissolves gold. Learn more ›
|GCSALT50||50 lb drum||$299.95|
|GCSALT5||5 lb bag||$34.95|
The Catalyst is used to start the dissolving process in the Simplicity Refining System. Each bag contains 1 teaspoon of catalyst. Available individually or in packs of ten. 1/4 teaspoon is required for one batch. Learn more ›
|CATALYST10||10 tsp bags||$139.99|
|CATALYST||1 tsp bag||$15.99|
This exciting new product makes gold refining much easier and more comfortable. After over a decade in development by Shor’s R&D department, this powdered precipitant has been perfected to meet all of the characteristics you've been asking for. Learn more ›
|QuadraticPrecip10||10 lb bag||$199.95|
|QuadraticPrecip1||1 lb bag||$24.95|
Sodium metabisulfite is an affordable and effective selective precipitant for gold. This chemical can recover up to 99.95% of pure gold when the precipitated gold is thoroughly rinsed. It works well even at room temperature. Learn more ›
Storm Precipitant is a powerful precipitant used in the Simplicity Refining System. Add 1-1/2 tablespoons of Storm Precipitant for every ounce of dissolved metal, then cover immediately with plastic wrap. Learn more ›
|STORM10||10 lb bag||$99.95|
|STORM50||50 lb drum||$449.95|
|STORM||1 lb bag||$11.99|
The Nickelodeon is a device that makes electrical contact with your gold without the need to hang the metal on a wire. Just dump your metal on top of the Nickelodeon, add Catalyst and switch on your current. Learn more ›