Let us help you recover valuable metals. 888-437-1187

Magazine

Small Mining Operations

The Jenkins Mine Project, Conclusion—Recovery Operations & Summary

This project taught me that you don’t need to be Albert Einstein to apply a little science to your prospecting. I learned that most of the science related to suction dredging is actually common sense. All we need to do is take the time to apply it.

Online access required. Please .

Add a Comment

Additional articles that might interest you...

One of the Richest Beaches Ever Mined


Everyone has heard of the golden beach at Nome, but Nome did not have the richest beach.

California to Allow Suction Dredging in 2019?


There are a few questions you will need to ask yourself before you apply for a suction dredge permit from the State Water Resources Control Board.

Good Research and Bad Luck


With every look at the box I was pulling out a few pickers and a nugget or two. The smile I had the previous night just got bigger and bigger throughout the day.

Gold Recovery with Centrifugal Bowls


Centrifugal bowls are very efficient, and with proper operation they can consistently achieve gold recoveries above 95% with gold of about 50 mesh size.

Ask The Experts


How do I set up a Miller table?

A Few Methods for Sampling Hardrock Deposits


With a little homework and a methodical approach to sampling, a prospector can determine if a deposit is worthy of more of an investment...

Ophir—Possibly the Best Kept Secret in Alaska—Part II


I knew the nuggets got into the nugget patch somehow, I just had to figure out how and from what direction they came.

Subscription Required:
The Bawl Mill   • Legislative and Regulatory Update   • Gold of Plumas County   • Recent Prospecting in Plumas County   • Prospecting for Nickel Deposits   • Detecting My Way Across Australia—Pt II   • Detectors Versus Pans   • Check The Box For Tax Savings   • Mining Stock Quotes & Mineral and Metal Prices

Free:
Undiscovered Placer Deposits in Alaska   • Melman on Gold & Silver

Advertisements

Garrett Electronics - trusted by real miners & prospectors!
Precious Metals Recovery plants and equipment
Fighting to keep public lands open to the public
Specializing in the processing of precious metal ores!
Watch prospecting shows on your computer right now
Free Online Sample Issue