Ask The Experts
April 2016 by Chris Ralph• Should I focus efforts on this particular rock type?
Q: ...It’s a 2,000-acre property that was mined 100 years ago, still has the old workings, tailings, etc. I am looking to recover gold from the old waste/tailings... plus possibly strip mine some of it. What are my options?
Some fellow in Texas was selling a Spanish needle—a dousing device used to recover minerals in the old days. Do you know anything about these?
Q: What amount of silver is considered the best find ever?
Ore processing in California?
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