Ask the Experts
August 2013 by Chris RalphQ: How do I get gold out of a saturated solution of salt with nitric acid?
Q: ...He consistently comes up with values much higher on the same ore samples.
• Can you explain a jig, Ainlay bowl, hammer mill?
Q: Who manufactures the diagonal vibrating table?
• Is there a standard contract for placer mining to use with a private property owner?
Q: Since the weather in California is not as nasty as it is in Alaska, would it be advisable to wear the same setups as he wrote about?
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