Prospecting for Pegmatites
July 2015 by Chris Ralph
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Breaking cemented gravels
These three simple upgrades, when taken together, will considerably increase a pocket plunger’s magnetic pull and make it less susceptible to breakage.
The technique I will describe is a much safer alternative and it works. It’s a fine-gold panning technique that eliminates the need for mercury amalgamation of most placer samples.
Within a few minutes I got my first signal and dug out a small flake about three grains.
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