Ask The Experts - Sampling and assays
May 2019 by Chris Ralph
• Can you please shed some light on the material I collected...?
Q: I’ve thought about renting an XRF gun with gold specific software to use for exploration this spring.
How do I set up a small placer operation?
Q: What can be done with scheelite? Why does the ICMJ never list tungsten in the metals prices?
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