Do you have period documentation for this bowl condenser of
On 10/7/2013 11:51 PM, john heitman wrote:
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You mine sulfur out of the ground. The easiest way
to find it is by smell. the stuff shows up in wells with a
REALLY bad odor. most often they are salt springs as well.
Its a nice pretty yellow powder.
Potasium nitrate is made by pouring this morning's urine
over last nights ashes, turning a bowl over the slush, and
allowing it to evaporate. At the end of the day, turn the bowl
right side up and collect the crystals that have formed on the
surface (use a pottery bowl!). the crystals are the salt peter
have you become amazed at the ingenuity of the alchemist
yet? I mean, who in their right mind would have thought to do