Professional Equipment for Serious Detectorists!

Magazine

How To

Explosives and Mining

Explosives used correctly will save you both time and money being one of the best and most productive tools you can use.

Online access required. Please .

Add a Comment

Additional articles that might interest you...

Tips and Tricks


I cleared the connector by poking a small Phillips screwdriver through it. To ensure the bore was clean, I dunked the connector into some water and then blew it clean with my shop air compressor.

Crumb Hunting With A VLF Detector


Chris got a nice target signal on the edge of rising bedrock, but still in a low, but washed area. After breaking up the bedrock, he recovered several pieces of gold amounting to almost three pennyweight.

Ask The Experts


• How small should I crush my hard rock ore?

What Have You Got to Lose?


It’s accepted knowledge that wet methods will recover more fine gold than dry methods and processing the gravel as a whole will get more gold than only using a metal detector. The question is how much more?

Using Google Earth and Other Maps


Last month, one of our readers requested an article regarding the possible use of Google Earth for prospecting research. It was a good idea, so here it is.

Hard Rock 101: Micro Blasting


Micro blasting can be used to take down hanging rock, separate minerals from overburden, and collect gemstones and other high-value product with minimal damage.

The Basics of Geophysical Exploration


In developing a mineral property or mining claims, one of the first goals is to identify and quantify valuable deposits. The classic method of doing this is by drilling holes into the ground to sample what is below the surface. The problem is that one or two holes usually are not going to tell you a whole lot...

Subscription Required:
The Bawl Mill   • Can't We Just Do Something?   • Ask The Experts—14-day camping limit   • Legislative and Regulatory Update   • Mother Lode Leaf Gold   • Dredging The Outside Bend   • A Good Start   • WWII Vet & Prospector Still Going Strong   • Nevada Gold Value Up Along With Production   • 2011 National Mining Hall of Fame Inductees   • Melman on Gold & Silver   • Mining Stock Quotes & Mineral and Metal Prices

Free:
Northern Gold Mining's Garrison Gold Property   • Wyoming's Billion Dollar Nugget—The Trilogy Ends

Advertisements

Garrett Electronics - trusted by real miners & prospectors!
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