Ask The Experts
March 2015 by Steve HamiltonQ: Does gold get stuck in the crucible?
Q: How can I locate good places to prospect and meet like-minded individuals at the same time?
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.
Sampling and mining a historic mining claim
Sulfides and oxides—what's the difference between the two?
Which comes first, claim filing or staking?
Hydraulic remnants or just lose material?
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