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January 2015 by Chris Ralph• How do I clean up gold encrusted with iron-sulfides?
Rivers are not just random and accidental; streams and other drainages are what they are because of the forces of erosion acting on the bedrock.
Ore testing and other advice for starting up a mining operation.
Q: Can you offer any information on proper mining claim procedures?
These three simple upgrades, when taken together, will considerably increase a pocket plunger’s magnetic pull and make it less susceptible to breakage.
…the process remains much the same: Drill holes, load explosives, close up the holes, blast and muck out the resulting broken rock.
The first thing a person should do is seriously consider whether they want to go mining as a hobby or a business, and the tax implications of the choice.
In this article I am going to talk about the different sources of gold and the clues a prospector can follow to find the source.
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