Ask The Experts
March 2016 by Chris RalphOptions for affordable crushers for small mining operations
Common thought is the switchback slows the velocity of the rushing water and gold drops out from the cut bank to a fill gravel bar within or below the switchback. I am not going to disregard that model; however, I hope to improve upon it.
I saw gold this summer. The kind of gold that I haven’t seen since ‘81. The kind of gold that rattles in the pan. The kind of gold that would start a stampede—even in 1898.
Please note that new mining claims filed on or after September 1, 2019, will be subject to the new fee schedule.
Whatever system you plan to use will require a way to safely initiate the explosives from a distance. In this article, we’re going to learn the basics of electric blasting and get a hands-on example…
The 316 Mining Company has not been all that successful, but does not ever seem to learn from their past mistakes.
Since we’ve already covered the basics of permitting a “Notice Level” mining operation, it’s time to talk actual mining.
What do you do when you’ve located a promising deposit of gold or gemstones, but it’s trapped in solid rock?
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