Ask the Experts
February 2014 by Chris RalphWhat is the ceramic-like material embedded with gold?
Q: I was wondering how such a device could locate a rich gold vein in quartz, for example, since a metal like gold is non-magnetic.
Ask The Experts - Do you think it’s realistic for a detectorist to recover a couple of ounces per week if working full time?
Q: Can you offer any information on proper mining claim procedures?
Q: Set up a small portable operation or send the ore to a custom mill?
Q: About 158,000 tons of ore is estimated to remain on the property. Worth further investigation?
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