Detecting During Summer Heat
August 2015 by Ray MillsThis concept of detecting does not always work as we sometimes get a week or so where the temperatures rise to 116°—sometimes more.
What about all that noise coming from the ground? What is a prospector supposed to do about that?
I figured it would be quite conservative of me to shoot for about four ounces of gold instead of the twelve ounces I had found in 2013.
This article is intended to try to help someone who is breaking into gold detecting and using a pulse induction (PI) detector.
The 15 rare earth elements were discovered long after the gold rush began to wane, but demand for them only took off over the past 10 years...
I have a bunch of ideas about what to do in the near term and then other thoughts about what things might look like a few months from now when I hope the situation will look a lot better.
Designing my own dredge...
The Wyoming Geological Survey released an online interactive map...
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