Ask The Experts - Do these items qualify as mechanized equipment?
June 2019 by Chris Ralph
I was informed, in a less than friendly manner, that I can only camp on the claim for 14 days of every 90.
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...
What minerals are magnetic? I have heard that super magnets (rare earth magnets) can capture platinum. True?
Were there insufficient values to continue mining at this site?
• Is there a standard contract for placer mining to use with a private property owner?
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