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Quality eBooks on the subject of placer gold mining. Whether you are a novice, weekend warrior, or looking into running a small mining operation, everyone can benefit from these eBooks.  Recreational and small scale mining can be great fun and profitable. Author gives you great insight on this fabulous outdoor recreational sport.

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Author: Bruce W. Harris

Publisher: Heavy Metal Mining [HMMC], Springfield, MO 

Language: English

Description: Full color & well illustrated


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Book #1 "Gold Placer Geology©"


A great book to help one learn “gold placer geology” from an experienced miner without needing an encyclopedia and dictionary on hand just to understand it. Whether you are drywashing in the desert or high above the waterways working a dry bench placer, highbanking along the shoreline, or dredging underwater you need this book.  To understand gold and how its located in the various landscapes is learning the ability to find it and find it in good amounts.

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Book #2 "Finding That Perfect Location©"


Finding the right place to mine for gold.  A geologists look at today's gold-bearing waterways and helping you understand which locations along its length is suitable for good gold deposits.  Factoring in natural obstructions and faults on a location that could contain good amounts of gold.  Evaluating recent and past mining activities on the property; dredged holes, tailings, etc.; and what you can learn from them.  Acceptable agreements to gaining access to mine; buying and leasing a claim property.

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Copyright 1992© Special Edition First Published in 2020

Author: Bruce W. Harris

Publisher: Heavy Metal Mining [HMMC], Springfield, MO 

Language: English

Description: Full color & well illustrated


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ISBN 13: 978-1-952319-98-3


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Pages: 155

File Size: 546mb

ISBN 13: 978-1-952319-99-0

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Copyright 1992© Special Edition First Published in 2020

Author: Bruce W. Harris

Publisher: Heavy Metal Mining [HMMC], Springfield, MO 

Language: English

Description: Full color & well illustrated


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ISBN 13: 978-1-952319-94-5


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Pages: 147

File Size: 528mb

ISBN 13: 978-1-952319-95-2

 

Book #3 "Modern Dredge Sampling©"


Today's modern gold dredge and the art of locating significant gold deposits. Getting into the streamed materials and evaluating the different layers one finds for acceptable amounts of gold.  Going down to bedrock and understanding the different types of gold deposits one may find.  Know your dredge and what you can do to get accurate results from your sampling.  Sampling for a particular deposit and the many techniques used to gain a profit.

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Getting Into The Materials: Streambed materials; virgin materials, storm layers, hardpans. Bedrock; (false bedrock, ribbons & veins of soft rock, smooth & rough bedrock) elevated sections of bedrock (dikes), cracks & crevices (wandering crevices, parallel crevices, cracks).

Sampling: Ways of finding gold; basic method of locating deposits. Preparations before starting. Dredging sample holes; basic sampling procedure, making a proper sample hole (maximum depth allowance). Once a deposit is found. If the location does not pay; down time, choosing a new location, understanding your area.

More About Sampling: The sluice box & sampling; keeping your sluice box clean, following signs. Dredge size; underwater dredging tubes. Minimum daily acceptable allowance. Being successful at sampling; tips for the beginner.

Sampling For A Particular Deposit: Single deposits; bedrock catch, obstructions (boulders, boulder piles, fallen trees, tree roots). Bleed-off deposits. Flood gold deposits. Paystreak deposits. Tributary deposits.

Is There Any Gold Left?: Gold rush era. Heavily dredged areas; leaving behind acceptable deposits for better, tailings dropped on paydirt, improper cleanup, the nature of deposits, loosing track, gold fever, inexperience.  Well illustrated. Color graphics.

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Publisher: Heavy Metal Mining [HMMC], Springfield, MO 

Language: English

Description: Full color & well illustrated

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Book #1 "Gold Placer Geology©"

Copyright 1992©    First published in 2000

A great book to help one learn “gold placer geology” from an experienced miner without needing an encyclopedia and dictionary on hand just to understand it. Whether you are drywashing in the desert or high above the waterways working a dry bench placer, highbanking along the shoreline, or dredging underwater you need this book.  To understand gold and how its located in the various landscapes is learning the ability to find it and find it in good amounts.












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Publisher: Heavy Metal Mining [HMMC], Springfield, MO 

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Book #2 "Finding That Perfect Location©"

Copyright 1992©    First published in 2000

Finding the right place to mine for gold.  A geologists look at today's gold-bearing waterways and helping you understand which locations along its length is suitable for good gold deposits.  Factoring in natural obstructions and faults on a location that could contain good amounts of gold.  Evaluating recent and past mining activities on the property; dredged holes, tailings, etc.; and what you can learn from them.  Acceptable agreements to gaining access to mine; buying and leasing a claim property.

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Author: Bruce W. Harris

Publisher: Heavy Metal Mining [HMMC], Springfield, MO 

Language: English

Description: Full color & well illustrated

eBook Format: HTML

Multimedia CD-ROM: Includes jewel-case

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ISBN 13: 978-0-9754703-4-3 

Shipping Weight: 4.3 ounces US

Book #3 "Modern Dredge Sampling©"

Copyright 1992©    First published in 2000

Today's modern gold dredge and the art of locating significant gold deposits. Getting into the streamed materials and evaluating the different layers one finds for acceptable amounts of gold.  Going down to bedrock and understanding the different types of gold deposits one may find.  Know your dredge and what you can do to get accurate results from your sampling.  Sampling for a particular deposit and the many techniques used to gain a profit.

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Author: Bruce W. Harris

Publisher: Heavy Metal Mining [HMMC], Springfield, MO 

Language: English

Description: Full color & well illustrated

eBook Format: HTML

Multimedia CD-ROM: Includes jewel-case

ISBN 10: 0-9754703-1-0

ISBN 13: 978-0-9754703-1-2

Shipping Weight: 4.3 ounces US

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First published in 2003

Paperback: 131 pages

ISBN 10: 0-9754703-5-3 [Out of Print]

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First published in 2003

Paperback: 135 pages

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First published in 2003

Paperback: 122 pages

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Author: Bruce W. Harris

Publisher: Keene Engineering, Inc., Chatsworth, CA 

Language: English

Description: Color & B/W Photos. Well illustrated


Paperback: 259 pages

ISBN-10: 0975470302 [Out of Print]

ISBN-13: 978-0975470305 [Out of Print]

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“Gold Miner's Handbook©” 1986

Published by Keene Engineering, Inc.  [First Printing 1993]



One of the most comprehensive handbooks for the modern gold miner Fully illustrated, covers all facets of mining to include panning, sluicing, dry washing, electronic prospecting and much more. This book will teach you the art of basic gold placer geology and show you the modern equipment to use to get that gold for yourself. Information on requirements and permits for small mining operations. Discusses various government agencies overseeing mining activates. Also includes many of the common legal forms used for leasing or filing claims; just photo-copy them right out of the book! A guide to mining in the US. Ideal for beginners and intermediate prospector. 




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