How to Properly Ground Balance to Find the Most Gold
August 2010 by Chris RalphMany new detector operators and even some experienced ones don’t pay enough attention to keeping their detectors in proper balance. The result is false targets as well as incessant chirping and chatter.
Many prospectors who find specimens of rich quartz with visible gold often wonder about the gold content of their specimens. Pieces with significant visible gold can sometimes be found at hard rock mines, by prospecting...
Sampling other people's stockpiles or dumps has some inherent risks that sampling undisturbed ground does not have.
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