Join Johnny “Nuggets” McGrath and his friends as they work old mine dumps, show you how to use technologies of today to prospect, set up your own claim, rock crushing, panning 101, metal detecting, safety involved and a bunch of fun along the way.
Gathering samples, keeping track of things, rock crushing.
Dry Creek Placer Mining. Join John in prospecting a dry creek area. He will show you how to classify material, and use a gold vacuum. Plus many more hints for the micro miner.
Catching up on old business. We got the goldmine you get the shaft! Add on and answers from episode #2. Assay results and dropping the go pro down a couple vert shafts with some very interesting video.
Metal Detecting for gold – Makro Gold Racer review. John gets out to one of his favorite secret spots to do a little metal detecting with his Gold Racer. Speaks about the detector itself and a few hints on detecting in mineralized areas.
Setting up your own mineral claim. (lode claim) Johnny explains how to setup your won mineral claim. From staking and marking your four corners. The dreaded filling out your paperwork including a in depth how to on drawing your map. Other tips are provided to help you the micro miner.