The Assay of High Iron Gold Ores
November 2000 by Bill BeckmanBy employing this technique, one can use a larger sample size without having to resort to large crucibles and massive amounts of flux.
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Bad advice from Fish & Game
The year was 1956. The place was a silver mine in Silverado Canyon, California. To familiarize you with the area, Silverado Canyon is located in Southern California near El Toro Marine Base, which is located near Majeska Peak.
Let’s assume you are an aspiring or amateur prospector and start this article with a question: What is the single most important piece of prospecting equipment that you should carry at all times in your car, truck or RV?
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