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Rock tumbler videos, instructions, supplies, everything you need for polishing rocks!

Rock Tumblers
Thumler's MP-1 Kit
Thumler's MP-1 Kit: A quiet tumbler with a 2-pound capacity rubber-barrel. Allows the beginner to try rock tumbling with a quality machine at a low price. Includes all supplies and rocks needed to start tumbling. Easy instructions and a small jewelry kit. Only $74.95. Refill kits with all rough rock and grit needed to run the tumbler are available.

Thumler's A-R1 Kit
Thumler's A-R1 Kit: Has a 3-pound capacity barrel, an overload-protected motor, on a metal frame. Will last for many years. Includes rocks, grit, small jewelry kit and instructions. MSRP: $166.10. Only $129.95. Refill kits with all rough rock and grit needed to run the tumbler are available.

Thumler's A-R2 tumbler
Thumler's A-R2: Similar to the A-R1 above but with two 3-pound capacity barrels. You can tumble two different materials at one time, materials at two different steps in the tumbling process, or two people can each have their own barrel. MSRP: $191.25. Only: $149.95. Also available as a kit with supplies.

Thumler's A-R12 tumbler
Thumler's A-R12: A large tumbler with a 12-pound capacity barrel. Used to quietly tumble a lot of rocks or to clean brass casings. With minor adjustments can be converted to run two 3-pound barrels. MSRP: $240.70. Only: $199.95

Thumler's Model B tumbler
Thumler's Model B: The largest tumbler that we sell. Has a 15-pound capacity barrel and a larger motor than the tumblers above. Used to tumble rocks but very popular for cleaning brass casings. Has a thick rubber liner to prevent leaks and run quietly. MSRP: $295.87. Only $239.95.

Vibratory Tumblers
Lot-O-Tumbler Vibratory Lot-O-Tumbler
Tumble a batch of stones in just 7 to 14 days! The Lot-O uses very little grit and produces an awesome polish on agate, jasper and many other rocks. Wow!

Thumler's vibratory tumbler Thumler's Vibratory
The Thumler's Ultra-Vibe is a large vibratory tumbler with a ten-pound bowl. We sell the industrail model needed to tumble rocks.
Tumbling Supplies and Parts
Rock tumbler grit Rock Tumbler Grit
All of the grit you need for rock tumbling. Single use kits or by the pound. Save by purchasing a bulk grit kit.

Rock tumbler polish Rock Tumbler Polish
Rock polish and pre-polish in convenient resealable containers.

Tumbling media Tumbling Media
Two sizes of ceramic cylinder media and plastic pellets. These are used for cushioning, delivering grit and as filler.

Rock Tumbler Rough!
Rock tumbler rough
Tumbler Rough: We offer a variety of rocks already sized for your tumbler. These include: Beginner's Mix, Mixed Jasper, Picture Jasper, Petrified Wood, Lake Superior, Apache Tears, Green Jasper and Brecciated Jasper.

Barrels, Motors & Parts
Rock tumbler parts
Rock Tumbler Parts: We offer parts for Lortone, Thumler's, Tumble-Bee and Lot-O-Tumblers. For other brands and vintage tumblers please read this article.

Jewelry Making
jewelry making   Jewelry Making
We sell jewelry parts that you can use to make nice key chains, pendant necklaces, tie tacks and bracelets with your tumbled stones.

Polished Stone Identification
Polished stone identification Identify Polished Stones
Picture identification guide for polished stones and tumbled rocks. Includes most of the stones in our mixtures.

Tumble-Polished Stones
polished stones
Tumbled Stone Mixtures
Tumble polished stones
Tumbled Stones: Our tumbled stone mixes contain some of the most colorful and highly polished stones that you will find anywhere.

Tumbling Articles and Resources
  Get Answers in Our Library
  Rock Tumbling Instructions
  Polished Stone Identification
Fee mining sites   Fee Mining and Digging Sites
  Rock Tumbler Blog
  Using Tumbling Media
  How Long Does Tumbling Take?
  How Loud Are Tumblers?
  Uses for Tumbled Stones

Rock Tumbling Book
Modern Rock Tumbling We highly recommend: Modern Rock Tumbling by Steve Hart. Learning is the fastest way to improve the quality of rocks that you tumble. In this book you will learn from an expert with extensive experience. You will increase your abilities, learn to save time, and have a great reference book that you will use again and again.

Gemstone Book
Gemstones of the World We highly recommend: Gemstones of the World (fifth edition) by Walter Schumann. One of the most popular gemstone books ever written, with over one million copies sold. It has about 100 pages of basic gemstone information and about 200 pages dedicated to photos and descriptions of over 100 gems and gem materials.