Ask The Experts - Where can I get geological maps?
September 2017 by Chris Ralph
• Determining the amount of gold in a specimen
Q: I have a gold mine in Colorado. There was an assay done which stated [there is] a lot of quartz within the mine. What is the cheapest way to mine it for gold? I don’t have the money for mills, etc. Can I do it by hand (during summer holidays), and how would I get started?
• How do I get mining claims appraised?
Q: What I would like to know is how to confirm if it is magnesite and the quality.
• Can you explain a jig, Ainlay bowl, hammer mill?
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