Welcome to Nothing
March 2022 by Bob Schall
…a small part of Buddy‘s business was the half-dozen or so “miners” down the bad, single-lane road behind Nothing. I was told that there was more partying and drinking than mining at these claims, though.
Apart from the hard rock mines, there are abundant gold-bearing placers, especially in the areas in and around Oriental Wash.
• Senate moves on ESA reform
• Suit challenges patenting
• Canyon takes its case to the Supreme Court
• Determining the amount of gold in a specimen
While gold nugget detecting with a pulse induction machine, most people will be swinging a mono search coil and will have their machine set in all-metal mode. However, the newer pulse induction machines can and will discriminate iron very effectively...
…my intent is to distribute this information in layman’s language so that even the “backyard/shade tree/mom & pop” fire assayers can benefit.
As we got closer to a wide stream bed, we started hearing some gunfire. It was single shots at first, then semi and automatic weapons fire…
Gold nuggets come in all forms, but I never expected that dinosaur nuggets would too, and at a decent price.
The Bawl Mill • Ask The Experts - My detector only finds bullets • Ask The Experts - Any tips on finding gold in Colorado? • Ask The Experts - Should I be seeing black sands in the tailings of my sluice box? • Ask The Experts - How do I sell my gold? • Ask The Experts - Is Welsh gold more valuable? • Finding Gold With A Simple Sluice Box • Detecting A Trashy Area • Winter Prospecting • Are You Being Followed? • Critical Minerals Update • Overcoming Repeated Skunks • Butte County: Another Mother Lode Favorite • Melman on Gold & Silver • Mining Stock Quotes and Mineral & Metal Prices