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madtuna    443

yep, I well remember 2 hours digging through calcrete with two of us taking turns on the chisel and lump hammer.

Almost went through a box of bandaids with claret leaking from every finger.

The good thing with a signal in calcrete is you know it's gold. The lottery is how big

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Goldgetter    18

That's when I go back and get one if my Milwaukee battery powered rota hammers! I guess I got it even easier, now only if I had the time to swing.

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GoldEn    389

Nice dig, nice nugget and very familiar voices.

Suki la la wants a smoko.:biggrin:

 

 

Hope this season is great for you.

 

Will be thinking of you sipping a drink on some European beach TEAM Z :)

 

GoldEN

 

 

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Jen58    224

Great find Jen

thankyou

yes the whole hill there was like that. There was the odd pocket that was just soft dirt

mostly it was like concrete!

I had a giggle at watching the three stooges again ( funny buggers at times )

flyspecks in the orange, saying its gunna be a 3 ouncer

hobosgold ( johnny ) needs to wear a hat!  He didnt bleed too much.

mike said it turned out to being 8 grams

Helen ( johnnys wife ) did a great job with the filming.

 

 

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klunker    1,229

 This detecting business is a lot of work. I can remember one time last year that the ground was so hard that I had to put a smaller bucket on the excavator.

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klunker    1,229
59 minutes ago, fredmason said:

You should have just put a bucket on Paul's back end...

fred

Not necessary. Just convince him the target is a nugget (of any size) and an excavator would just get in the way.

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kiwijw    1,335
On 17/04/2017 at 0:10 AM, madtuna said:

yep, I well remember 2 hours digging through calcrete with two of us taking turns on the chisel and lump hammer.

Almost went through a box of bandaids with claret leaking from every finger.

The good thing with a signal in calcrete is you know it's gold. The lottery is how big

Mad Fish.....So....After all the blood,:ohmy: the odd curse,:blink: sweat & tears :unsure:....How big was it???? :biggrin:

Good luck out there

JW :smile:

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madtuna    443

specimen with 5 oz in it

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