Ask The Experts - How do I process this white quartz with black striations?
December 2019 by Chris Ralph
Q: With safety as a given, what can the average miner, or Joe-blow greenhorn do to identify and extract some metals or minerals with off-the-shelf products or natural ingredients?
Q: Conflicting advice on motorized small-scale mining equipment
Q: If a high banker is outfitted with a suction hose, is it considered a dredge in CA even if it is sitting on the ground? Also, how do I find the best places to sell raw gold (flour, pickers, nuggets, gold in quartz, etc.)?
Q: A few questions about diamonds...
Q: Will my detector react to fine gold?
Gold out of auqa regia
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