Ask The Experts: Can you review the differences in dry washers?
March 2017 by Chris Ralph
Q: What are the advantages or disadvantages of hand crank vs. battery power vs. blower? And your preference?
Q: Is this gold or some other metal?
• Can I find enough gold to make a living with only hand tools?
Q: What I would like to know is how to confirm if it is magnesite and the quality.
Q: Exactly how does amalgamation work? Does it “melt” the gold (or copper, or silver, etc.) and form an alloy? If one leaves a piece of gold in mercury, will the entire sample become an amalgam (combination) of gold and mercury? Or does it only affect the surface...
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