Our Readers Say
March 2017 by Staff
I have been finding nuggets all my life, beginning in Sierra County 50 years ago, and believe me they don’t pop up out of the ground like mushrooms when they see me coming and say, “Here I am and take me home.”
All I can say about my carbide lamp is, "I'm glad those days are gone." The carbide lamps were a great improvement over the wax candles, but they had their short-comings also.
Based on historic indicators, last month’s precious metals performances gave us two reasons for optimism.
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.
• NovaGold Resources Inc.
• Canyon Resources Corp.
• TVX Gold Inc.
• Silver Standard Resources Inc.
Now, from all corners of the world, at all hours of the day and night, people call, trying to reach out and touch someone. Anyone, really, who might happen to be passing by when the Mojave Phone Booth starts ringing.
The Bawl Mill • Ask The Experts: Can you review the differences in dry washers? • Ask The Experts: Will this detector work for me? • Ask The Experts: Nickel assays • Ask The Experts: Potential for developing magnesite deposit • Selectable Frequency vs Multi Frequency Detectors • All About Chalcopyrite • Detecting Alluvial Bench Deposits -- Pt II • The Goldfield Mining District -- Then and Now • Nevada's Lithium Boom • Old Patch, New Detector • Over The Divide: James H Harrand & Daniel Yesberger • Melman on Gold & Silver • Mining Stock Quotes and Mineral & Metal Prices