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Do Many People Go After Copper Nuggets?

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Here is a copper stained nodule I found metal detecting in the Wrangell Mountains of Alaska back in 2000. There was no sign of native copper on the exterior, but it gave a strong signal and had some weight. I later sawed it open and it was nearly solid copper inside. You can see the thin line in the photo on left where the cut is. Click for larger version.

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Very nice Steve looks similar to what I've seen in the Bisbee AZ area.

 

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