Picks & Pans: Detecting Micro-Nuggets
October 2005 by Martin H. MilasAny detector specifically designed to respond to small gold will do. The best ones are the lightest ones with the smallest coils.
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by Henry E. Hilliard
Excerpted from USGS "1998 Annual Review"
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