Placer Mining At Chititu Creek, Alaska
March 2015 by Jim HalloranThere is reason to believe these stream valleys are still rich with gold, silver and copper.
Since we know that the secret to breaking rock is applying force from the inside out (putting tension on the rock), we will be looking at ways we can generate force using human and machine power.
…as an academic argument, when mated to the appropriate engine, is the pump really moving water at the rate of 400 GPM?
Gold mining has received many black eyes from many scams, scammers and schemes throughout the years. Unscrupulous scammers have swindled naive people for millions of dollars in the past and will, no doubt, continue into the future.
The 316 Mining Company has not been all that successful, but does not ever seem to learn from their past mistakes.
Silver refining has been used from ancient times to change the characteristics of the metal. Early metallurgists refined silver by heating it a couple hundred degrees above its melting point and holding the metal at an elevated temperature for a period of time.
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