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Your little trip exceeds all the gold I've found in Nevada!

Good looking 'rig' for staying out there.

Mitchel

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43 minutes ago, Chris Ben said:

Wow nice work!! I still have never detected Northern NV. That 3.9 grammer, looks bigger. 

Chris 

Chris,

You better get up there before it is all gone.

Mitchel

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Very nice gold Peg - love that fat porous piece! Sorry we missed you at the Nugget Shoot. We did kinda sorta meet but not really at the ICMJ 2014 Mining Summit. I think this is you I took a picture of but you were very intent chasing that gold nugget!

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Steve, that’s right! I remember you used that pic in an article, and yes, I do remember meeting you but you were surrounded by your fan club so couldn’t chat much lol!

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2 hours ago, mn90403 said:

Your little trip exceeds all the gold I've found in Nevada!

Good looking 'rig' for staying out there.

Mitchel

Hi Mitchel....re the rig, yep it’s nice to be comfy in the boonies!😁

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Peg and her blue pants :)  Congratulations on finding a goodly amount of gold.  Until the next trip.

Brian.

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2 hours ago, Nevada Brian said:

Peg and her blue pants 🙂 Congratulations on finding a goodly amount of gold.  Until the next trip.

Brian.

I have so many of these blue scrub pants from working at the VA hospital, I’ll probably be wearing them when I croak! 🤣

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7 hours ago, vanursepaul said:

I like the hood ornament best

Paul, I am sure you will come across a few of those where you are at the moment. :biggrin:

Good luck out there

JW :smile:

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Thats some very nice gold, Peg. Congrats. I like the elongated one. What did it weigh?

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