Ask The Experts
December 2014 by Chris Ralph• A place for mining equipment "on the cheap"?
Q: The Arizona BLM state office has started sending out registered letters to association placer claim holders...
Q: About 158,000 tons of ore is estimated to remain on the property. Worth further investigation?
• When geologists and old-timers have conflicting views.
Any ore grading 32% silver would contain more than 9,000 ounces of silver per ton and be valued at something in the range of $150,000 per ton. Even a few tons of this type of material would be well worth shipping off to a smelter for treatment.
How can I determine if there are precious metals in the groundwater?
Estimating the gold content of ores with gold, quartz and other minerals?
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