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March 2016 by Chris RalphHow do I set up a Miller table?
Chances are better that both types of gold did not come from the same source. Let's look at the probable conditions to cause two types of gold in a placer.
Father’s Day in Australia was on September 2, and it’s a day a group of miners from “down under” won’t soon forget.
I believe dry washing is an underappreciated prospecting method. There are plenty of places where there is some pretty decent gold to be had, but the spot is a long way from any water and dry processing may well be the best way to go.
I researched the Internet and found a number of table makers, but technology has changed in the last 25 years. No one could sell me a kit for a new deck with wooden riffles...
…it was immediately evident the previous owner had not been using a detector. During just a few months of working the dumps part-time, he recovered gold in quartz specimens valued in excess of $40,000.
Even with the decades of mining and exploration, much of the Comstock is still underdeveloped and its potential not fully tapped.
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