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RE: Plasma Balls with C60

Original poster: Mike <megavolts61-at-yahoo-dot-com> 

It seems that I read a while back that it's entirely possible to make
all the Buckyballs you want just by depositing acetylene soot onto
glass. I suppose the cost is in separating out the fullerenes from the
other types of carbon mixed in...
Dan K.

Not really.  A simple process using a soxhlet extracter performs that 
separation..The real cost is separating the c-60  from c-70 and other