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June 2014 by Chris Ralph• How many parts per million make a project viable?
What is the best type of mat to use in a high banker set up?
Q: If a high banker is outfitted with a suction hose, is it considered a dredge in CA even if it is sitting on the ground? Also, how do I find the best places to sell raw gold (flour, pickers, nuggets, gold in quartz, etc.)?
• Can I find enough gold to make a living with only hand tools?
Buying a turquoise claim
How does one determine who owns a mining claim?
Q: Can and should you remove their poles and notice right then and there or should you wait until you have convinced them of their trespass?
• What's worth picking out of the pan besides gold?
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