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Found this on another forum....Jen found the 51 grammer.

Bill

http://golddetecting.4umer.net/t20985-had-doubts-but-not-anymore

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Just a note folks - posts and photos on other forums are original content with probable copyright issues from the original poster or forum owner. That being the case I have replaced the post above with a link to the original content.

The finders, Mike & Jen, did post a YouTube video of this great find....

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Sod the GPZ 7000. I want one of those little white Minelab dogs!

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Here's a link to 2 specimens found yesterday, no story posted, just photos and weights of 12.2 ounces and 4.25 ounces!!! jaw-dropping%5B1%5D.gif

 

Not sure of the truth in this report, the thing that has me wondering is that the larger specimen sure looks to have had an acid treatment/soaking to clean it up/remove some of the quartz and usually that would take more than overnight in most cases? idunno.gif

 

http://arizonaoutback.ipbhost.com/index.php?showtopic=12026&pid=69813&st=0entry69813

 

I would love the hear more about these finds and if indeed this is a genuine report.

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The linked post from the Arizona Outback forum is by Pard, a very long time and reputable detector/prospector. I have no doubt it is true and timely. I too would like to hear the story.

 

Mike

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Thanks Mike, I'm glad to hear it's a genuine report, I think these specimens/ nuggets are the largest being reported found with Minelab's GPZ 7000 to date, very exciting to see!!

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Well Pard had second thoughts about his posting his finds and edited his post to remove them.

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Yes, the picture of the two nuggets in hand has been removed.

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Advertising finds can result in unwanted attention, and I think Pard realized that after the fact.

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