Garrett Electronics - trusted by real miners & prospectors!

Magazine

All Articles

Using a Winch to Work Smarter, Not Harder

It’s really a kick to watch a boulder weighing several tons moving out of your dredge hole and onto the cobble pile being pulled by a cable attached to your portable winch.

Online access required. Please .

Add a Comment

Additional articles that might interest you...

Melman on Gold & Silver


Fundamental information on gold and silver turned more to the bullish side this past month, and we can point to three particular items as the basis for that conclusion.

Vehicles Equal Moving Deductions for Mining Operations


Knowing how and when to deduct the cost and expenses of the vehicles used in the prospecting or mining operation can have significant tax implications.

BLM Increases Location & Maintenance Fees


The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) has increased mining claim location fees and maintenance fees in a final rule published in the Federal Register on June 29, 2009.

The Fire Assay of Fly Eyes


Colorado-Utah-Wyoming oil shale was first reliably discovered to contain gold and silver by the U.S. Bureau of Mines in the 1920s. Although most of this vast shale resource, up to 1,000 feet in thickness, contained nil or barely detectable values, many brown shale samples fire assayed here over the past thirty years have yielded up to 0.02 ounces per ton (opt) Au and 2.0 opt Ag.

Our Readers Say


Comments Regarding our Gold Prospecting and Mining Summit in mid-May...
"What you did for us was very special...."
"Your patience with all of us is to be commended..."
"I learned a lot and hope to be back again next year...."

Couple Creates Jewelry of the Iron Range


Bryan and Teresa Sandnas’ idea of turning taconite into high-quality jewelry seemed as brilliant as ... well, a lump of iron ore. But what seemed like an implausible plan has turned a crude Iron Range resource into small pieces of beauty.

United States National Gold Panning Championships


Competition Results

Subscription Required:
The Bawl Mill   • The Suction Gold Dredging Fight Continues in California   • Gold in the South Pass Greenstone Belt, Wyoming   • Chinese Buy Out Australian Miners   • The Forgotten Specimen—Part II   • Germany Developing Gold Vending Machine   • How to Complete Assessment Work and Claim Maintenance   • More Tennessee Gold   • Mining Stock Quotes and Mineral & Metal Prices

Free:
Legislative and Regulatory Update   • Melman on Gold & Silver

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