Mining Stock Quotes and Mineral & Metal Prices
October 2003 by Staff
It has been claimed that the introduction of excess air to the assay furnace during sample fusion can materially increase the gold yield. Testimony by expert witnesses for the defense in recent federal hearings dealing with the dependability of the gold fire assay includes data purported to show this.
• Can’t get no satisfaction...from the government
• Working for Uncle Sam...
Q: Does gold get stuck in the crucible?
Silver Creek, in New Mexico's Catron County, is a narrow defile in the Mogollon Mountains. Known to be the home of fierce Apache bands, gold and silver veins were waiting there for an adventurous, if not foolish, prospector.
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