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Mammoth effort JW to get some of those little bits, well done mate, great story to go along with the pictures as always.

 

cheers dave 

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Good job getting the gold,as always great photos.

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 KW. Your stories and photos are among this sites best posts. I will someday be able to respond in kind but right now my phone camera and computer aren't on speaking terms and I have to pester Sourdough Scott to post my pictures.

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well it is certain, you never give up!

Great pic's and story, as always!

Reminds of a vw sized rock I moved with my 5 foot bar. It was on "kanacka" creek as I recall in the early 80'sl...

Of course I was young and strong back then...however there was no gold under that beast...

My buddy was very impressed with my stubborn nature but not my good sense.

fred 

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I've said it before and I'm saying it again: You, sir, are without a doubt the most tenacious individual I've ever 'met' when it comes to consistantly recovering little bits from nearly unbreachable imprisonments and depths, period..!

Not to mention their stories and supporting photos are cool to read & look at too.. :cool:

Swamp

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Nice work once again...sniffing out those tiny deep pieces takes lots of skill an patience.  Is there much trash where you are hunting? 

strick 

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JW , you my friend have detectin skills second to none ! Thanks for sharing once again your adventures👍

Best of luck 

Squizz 

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Hi guys, Thank you all for your comments & kind words. Appreciated. I really thought that one slipping on down in to that schist abyss was not going to end well.

Fred, there are many rocks/boulders that I have had to move to see if there was gold under them. Some there was & some there wasnt. But you just have to move them dont you. Some look like they have never been moved, but I bet they have. Probably more than once.:rolleyes: I would call it stubborn & good sense. Gold likes hiding under big rocks. If you haven't been beaten to it all ready.:unsure:

Strick. The bonus of going back over old well flogged ground is that there isnt much rubbish left. But when I do get rubbish with the zed going over my old haunts I look at it as the zed getting signals the other detectors & coil combinations missed. So it gives me high hopes that there is going to be gold missed as well. Usually there is.

Swampstomper Al & Squizz & Strick. Due to the nature of the gold I find being mostly small I think over the years I have developed a very keen ear to hearing those faint faint little hits. Plus our ground being very mild I can run my detectors pretty hot. That helps too. I do like a very smooth steady threshold to hear those faintest hiccups in the threshold. Also a very slow, low & controlled coil sweep.

Cheers guys.

Good luck out there

JW :smile: 

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