Where to Find Gold in Indiana
December 2011 by Chuck LassiterYou might think that gold prospecting techniques are basically the same everywhere, and in many instances you’d be correct. Some geographical locations, however, due to their unique geological conditions, present unusual challenges...
What are the tell signs of garnet deposits?
...this county contained some of the richest placer ground found in all of California and still produces some pretty impressive finds to this day.
When we got set up and I started to swing the coil over a small mound, I got a good signal, faint but repeatable.
In some places valuable ores can be found within the waste material of mine dumps, sorted ore piles, and detrital vein matter at the surface. Though many of these old mine sites can be an excellent source of gold, not all are created equal.
The very first thing to find out...is if the detector has the ability to be ground balanced.
This year was a test. We had never done anything like this before, yet we grossed $30,000 in the short time we had to mine.
The box sat in a hallway and employees began using it for impromptu cricket games, no knowing what it contained.
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