Ask The Experts: What should I do with a large amount of old placer concentrates?
May 2017 by Chris Ralph
Q: I’m working with some folks who have a large amount of old placer concentrates stored on their recently purchased property.
Q: I plan to be filing as the sole owner of the claim. How many claims can I file for and what would be the size of claim(s)?
Q: Can you offer any information on proper mining claim procedures?
Q: I have a gold mine in Colorado. There was an assay done which stated [there is] a lot of quartz within the mine. What is the cheapest way to mine it for gold? I don’t have the money for mills, etc. Can I do it by hand (during summer holidays), and how would I get started?
Q: A few questions about claim markers, gold hunter test kits, and videos....
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Looking for help on unproven claim
Designing my own dredge...
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