Let us help you recover valuable metals. 888-437-1187

Magazine

Prospecting & Detecting

Drywashing in Black Canyon, Arizona

After the hike and a quick snack break we gathered a few buckets of material to really dial in the drywasher for the most efficient recovery. This involves leveling the unit, setting the riffle box drop angle and regulating the speed in which the material is processed.

Online access required. Please .

Add a Comment

Additional articles that might interest you...

Gold Indicators—What to Look for in the Goldfields


Some of the items that I’m going to go over are outcroppings, ditches, exploratory trenches and contacts/surface materials. I am going to speak about each of the above items in as much detail as I can, and then towards the end of this article I will tie them together.

Arizona Prospector Rescued from Mine Shaft


“I heard him hollering down in the hole as soon as I got there,” he said. “I was just glad to see him alive.”

Persistence Leads to Over a Pound of Gold


I have figured out over the years that the winning combination is hard work, persistence, knowledge, and a little luck. This leads me to describe one of my best finds ever, a “honey hole” of placer gold, if you will.

Mining Company Pays Millions for Gold Dug From Mine Dumps


Through a program that began in 2011, Barrick Gold Corp.-owned Golden Sunlight has paid out more than $45 million to small miners in the last seven years...

Introduction to Meteorites


The distribution of meteorites across the planet was, at one time, thought to be random and unpredictable.

Gold Prospecting for Better or Worse: All Work and No Pay


At first we decided to see what the flat by our camp would produce where the old-timers had worked it with their Pelton wheel and dragline buckets.

Prospecting With a Detector: Lessons Learned


That is the course and intention for this article—to wander through some of the lessons I have learned in my thirty-two years of metal detecting and prospecting.

Subscription Required:
The Bawl Mill   • Our Readers Say   • Ask The Experts   • Ask The Experts   • Ask The Experts   • Ask The Experts   • Think You Got It All? Guess Again!   • Nevada's Silver City Gold District -- Part II   • MMAC & PLP Update   • Hard Rock Prospecting With Rusty   • Progress Continues in Honduras   • Melman on Gold & Silver   • Mining Stock Quotes and Mineral & Metal Prices

Free:
Legislative and Regulatory Update   • Another Successful Gold Prospecting and Mining Summit

Advertisements

Precious Metals Recovery plants and equipment
Fighting to keep public lands open to the public
Specializing in the processing of precious metal ores!
Watch prospecting shows on your computer right now
Free Online Sample Issue