Mining Stock Quotes and Mineral & Metal Prices
October 2005 by Staff
Q: How do metal detectors work around precious metal ore bodies?
• ESA changes proposed
I have been prospecting and mining for gold, both as a hobby and as an occupation, for nearly 30 years. From the deep green forests to the rolling sagebrush hills, few people see as much of America’s wide-open spaces as I do.
Q: Graphite spray to prevent sticking when using cast iron molds
Man has toiled for thousands of years underground to unlock the treasures that Mother Earth has buried just beyond view. A source of light was of the utmost importance to the miner and many developments evolved through the passage of time.
During the great uranium rush of the late 1940s, thousands of prospectors spread out all over the western United States sampling rock outcrops for traces of radioactivity.
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