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December 2015 by Chris Ralph• How do I separate silver from lead ore?
…there is an easy way to create a reasonably accurate map without any fancy instruments.
Augers can be used effectively for placer exploration with certain limitations.
Buying a placer claim or investing in a placer mining property comes with plenty of financial risks. You need as much information as possible about the mineral deposit in order to minimize those risks.
Fascinated by the sapphires—and the gold that occured with them—he was soon buying parcels of property and setting up his own commercial-scale gravel processing plants.
How big is the deposit? Are there boulders you will need to move? Do you just want to recover the nuggets or do you think there is good fine gold that you will also want to capture?
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What are the tell signs of garnet deposits?
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