Ask The Experts - New detector or stick with the old?
June 2019 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.
• Can I find enough gold to make a living with only hand tools?
Q: The nearest access to the claim is a half mile walk, which is tough for a lode claim.
Have you ever wondered how accurate specific gravity tests are in determining the amount of gold in a specimen?
Can I treat a sample with muriatic acid?
Questions regarding processing black sands
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