Garrett Electronics - trusted by real miners & prospectors!

Magazine

Prospecting & Detecting

There's a First Time for Everyone

...day one was like watching the Gold Rush television show. He furiously worked the nozzle in an up and down fashion that resembled Jack Hoffman sitting on a backhoe.

Online access required. Please .

Add a Comment

Additional articles that might interest you...

Small High-Grade Pocket Districts


…the excitement passed so quickly that little work was done, but they still have good potential, and I find they are not as well-known and not hit so hard by most prospectors.

3D-Printed Tools for Prospecting


…these two guys are part of the new hi-tech generation who review new technologies and are always looking for new ways to apply them in innovative fields!

Ask The Experts


Can a metal detector be used to find limonitic gossan material?

Gold Indicators—What to Look for in the Goldfields


Some of the items that I’m going to go over are outcroppings, ditches, exploratory trenches and contacts/surface materials. I am going to speak about each of the above items in as much detail as I can, and then towards the end of this article I will tie them together.

Gold Deposits of Montana


Historically, Montana has been an important gold producer, in terms of both lodes and placers, and it still produces gold for the prospector today.

Prospecting for Gold in Baja California


It was one of those awkward situations as we walked, fatigued and too thirsty to speak a word.

The Bucking Room


Since this position was the least desirable due to the hard physical labor, the bucking room was used as punishment. Do you have a mediocre worker? Bad attitude? Off to the bucking room!

Subscription Required:
The Bawl Mill   • Ask the Experts   • Ask the Experts   • Taking on the EPA, Sasquatch, Ratchilla and Gold Dredging   • Gully Prospecting and Mining   • Wilfley Tables—Repair, Rebuild & Set Up   • Designing and Evaluating Placer Gold Recovery Plants   • Finding Streams of Gold   • This is Why You Check Your Tailings   • Lode or Placer: What Difference Does It Make?   • New Rules to Impact the Lease/Buy Decision   • Appeals Court OKs Permits for Upper Peninsula Mine   • Melman on Gold & Silver   • Mining Stock Quotes and Mineral & Metal Prices

Free:
Legislative and Regulatory Update   • Mining Journal Honored as Prospecting Magazine of the Year!

Advertisements

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