May 2005 by Scott HarnExcerpts from California Mining Journal, our original title, published 50 years ago this month.
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The nugget sat there in plain sight, though it was covered in dirt, while hundreds of people had passed that way every day.
Most ore bodies generate a voltage, giving the prospector another valuable method of tracing and locating these hidden minerals. With the Oretron, one can sense and measure these voltages along the ground surface...
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