Prospectors & Attorneys
May 2009 by R. V. LarsonIt is a fact that when most prospectors hear the word attorney they make the sign of the cross and run for cover. I understand all that, but there does come a time when we must face the facts. Sometimes we need them.
…we cheered and high-fived each other as the ore cart slowly crested the top of the headframe, then picked up a bit of speed on the short downhill section and came to an abrupt halt, ejecting its contents of ore…
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.
Floods and landslides that struck Sri Lanka several months ago, killing 266 people, may bring a windfall for miners. The movement of tons of soil and rock is believed to have unearthed new gems according to local industry workers.
…as an academic argument, when mated to the appropriate engine, is the pump really moving water at the rate of 400 GPM?
• Ripe for the picking
Q: Can and should you remove their poles and notice right then and there or should you wait until you have convinced them of their trespass?
...two jadeite locations in California have been thoroughly researched by geologists. There are no doubt others that lie in wait.
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