Ask the Experts
May 2014 by Chris RalphHow do mines and refiners deal with doré bars?
Designing my own dredge...
Breaking cemented gravels
One of the greatest opportunities afforded to the citizens of our country is the right to stake and hold mining claims on federal lands. One doesn’t need to be a lawyer to stake mining claims, but a little bit of knowledge about mining claim laws can be helpful.
Which comes first, claim filing or staking?
Most small-scale miners want to know how they can set up a system much more cheaply. The difficulty is in the balance of putting together a decent small-scale system at a reasonable cost.
What is the best type of mat to use in a high banker set up?
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