Our Equipment

At Australian Petrographics we use  range of specialised logitech equipment to provide a high quality service to our clients.


Our Products

We offer a range of products including petrographic thin sections, polished thin sections, and fluid inclusion sample preparation. We also offer a range of personalised services for special contracts in areas such as mining exploration; and government, commercial and university research.

Petrographic Thin Sections

We provide 30 micron covered thin sections for petrographic analysis using polarised transmitted light microscopes.

Polished Thin Sections

Our polished thin sections are for the study of petrographic thin sections in both polarised transmitted and reflected light microscopes.

Fluid Inclusion Sample Preparation

We provide double polished thick or thin sections, either removable or permanent, using no heat. This is for studies of fluid and gas inclusions.

Our Team

Australian Petrographics is owned and operated by Jim Duggan. Jim started the business in 1980.  His wife, Kim, has recently come on board to assist with running the business.