Ask The Experts - Should I be checking the culverts for gold?
October 2020 by Chris Ralph
• Is there a single book that covers most aspects of mining and recovery?
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...
Q: I’ve thought about renting an XRF gun with gold specific software to use for exploration this spring.
Q: Our group has found a nickel deposit in the Yuma, Arizona area that is similar to the one that you wrote about...
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