Our Readers Say
January 2001 by StaffConcerning assay comments...
Prospectors typically stumble upon diamonds while searching for other minerals.
- Sun continues to set on solar
- Obamacare ailing
…At present we may be entering a period of relative stability on many economic fronts and, therefore, our focus is now trending more toward social upheaval and the resultant increase in tensions as the prime movers for the precious metals.
• Feeding the addiction...
• Running on empty...
• Boxer may go down with the count
Any good miner can drift along a vein to find concentrations of gold if it is there, using good eyes and panning.
Q: With safety as a given, what can the average miner, or Joe-blow greenhorn do to identify and extract some metals or minerals with off-the-shelf products or natural ingredients?
We have been playing defense for 100% of the game, and now we are finally playing some offense.
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