Ask The Experts - Finalizing an agreement with a mining company
March 2019 by Chris Ralph
Q: Is this gold or some other metal?
What minerals are magnetic? I have heard that super magnets (rare earth magnets) can capture platinum. True?
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?
What are the steps for filing a mining claim?
Q: I’m working with some folks who have a large amount of old placer concentrates stored on their recently purchased property.
Q: ...where would you recommend selling class rings and other scrap gold?
Treating ore with a plasma torch or shock waves?
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