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Very nice! I sure thought you were going to hit it with your pick head. I've been there before and after digging down that far it's hard to want to widen out the hole to get a bit more of a swing with the pick. Glad you got it out without damage!

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A good video and well earned nugget.  There is still a lot of gold in Victoria but I didn't find much when I was there.  The Aussie Gold Hunters found a patch of very nice nuggets.

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Lots of work and a pretty payoff…good one.

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Hi thanks for the comments everyone. It's a pity I didn't film right from the start but the signal on top was so quiet and very iffy that I thought it might only be a tiny shot pellet or minute bit of gold at the most. But if I'd filmed the whole dig you might have been amazed at the initial signal compared to the end result.

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A couple more bits from very quiet is that a signal or not.

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