Ask The Experts
July 2015 by Chris RalphQ: What amount of silver is considered the best find ever?
Q: ...where would you recommend selling class rings and other scrap gold?
Q: With safety as a given, what can the average miner, or Joe-blow greenhorn do to identify and extract some metals or minerals with off-the-shelf products or natural ingredients?
• Reason for adits rather than shafts?
• When geologists and old-timers have conflicting views.
Bismuth oxide for assaying?
Q: Who manufactures the diagonal vibrating table?
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