Ask The Experts
September 2015 by Chris RalphIs it possible to use a cell phone GPS away from cell towers?
Q: What is available to a small prospector? How does one prospect (drill) into the walls of an old hard rock mine to see what is 10 feet beyond...
While there is no metal detector that will see only gold, there is a device that can reliably distinguish gold from lead, copper, iron or other metals. It is an X-Ray fluorescence tester, sometimes called an XRF gun.
Using GIS systems to aid in mapping.
• Reason for adits rather than shafts?
Q: What does MDB&M stand for?
Q: Is there an Internet source ... that one can access to review which claims and at which location are the claims that BLM administrators close each year?
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