Metals: Potassium  LbNA # 62388

Placed DateJul 3 2012
CountySan Juan
LocationUs550/cr2651, Inca, NM
Found Bykingbee
Last UpdateMay 1 2015
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A soft silver-white, waxlike metallic chemical element that oxidizes rapidly when exposed to air. Potassium Carbonate (potash) was widely used in alchemical processes.

Just before mm166 on US550, turn east on cr2651 and park by the Hart Canyon Substation. The letterbox is on the east side of the first utility pole east of US550 and under rocks.