Ask the Experts
April 2014 by Chris RalphMagnetometers explained
Q: What does MDB&M stand for?
How does one determine who owns a mining claim?
Q: I would like to know how to use a classifier when I dump my gravel into my sluice box. I would also like to know what sizes classifiers come in. I know that they are in sizes like -3/4. What does the “minus” in the size mean? Thanks for any help you can give me.
Q: I would like to know where I can find information on the Abby mine located at Hildreth, CA.
Q: Does a claim holder of a claim that has been under constant, active status since 1932 have any rights that owners of newer claims do not have? In other words, do I have any grandfathered rights that post FLPMA claim holders do not have?
Sampling and mining a historic mining claim
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