Ask the Experts
January 2015 by Don Robinson• Is the Spenceville Wildlife area open to prospecting?
Q: Is there a correlation between fault zones and mineralization of economic metals?
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.
Q: Can you tell me if this deposit is worth working? It is a quartz vein and I had it analyzed for gold, copper, rare earths and other metals.
• Should I introduce mercury in the centrifugal bowl to aid gold recovery?
Q: I live near the Gold Basin area of Arizona. What detector will go deep and be easier to use for small gold? I need some help.
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