Drilling for Ore
August 2014 by Bill RichIn the simplest sense, drills can be divided by their mode of action—percussion, rotary or a mixture of the two.
“We feel that we can clean up an area that has been abandoned after 100 years of mining,” Lyon said.
Oregon Independent Miners president, John Holleman, has advised ICMJ that legislation important to the Oregon small miner, sponsored by his organization, has been signed into law.
Even with the decades of mining and exploration, much of the Comstock is still underdeveloped and its potential not fully tapped.
Copper is one of the metals that form the backbone of our modern civilization. Copper is an essential part of every computer, cell phone, automobile and household appliance.
...the federal agency is intrigued by a plan that might result in cleaning up the area without cost to taxpayers.
When I read about these new discoveries, I often wonder how the original operators ignored all the additional ore. Yet this has happened again and again in Nevada and many other places.
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