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by Jim_Alaska
Tue Sep 18, 2018 1:56 am
Forum: Soapbox Forum
Topic: Forum Purpose
Replies: 0
Views: 530

Forum Purpose

This is a general forum for members to socialize and talk about any subjects they like. Topics need not be mining related, but can be if you choose. Just keep posts civil and clean and have fun.
by Jim_Alaska
Mon Sep 17, 2018 5:02 pm
Forum: Welcome Forum
Topic: New forum provider and formatting
Replies: 13
Views: 2208

Re: New forum provider and formatting

Before folks start asking I thought I would give you guys some information regarding what is called "ranks" on the new forums. You may have noticed on other forums that under a member's name there may be things like stars, dots, or even a title like "super contributor." These usually correspond to t...
by Jim_Alaska
Mon Sep 17, 2018 4:53 pm
Forum: For Sale/Wanted Forum
Topic: Motor and pump wanted
Replies: 6
Views: 1348

Re: Motor and pump wanted

I have that one and well worth the money. Runs enough water for a LeTrap sluice and would run a small dredge too. Yes Harry, I could tell from the specs that it would be a good unit. I did tell him about it and like I figured it is too pricey for him. He is looking for a used one that he can pick u...
by Jim_Alaska
Sun Sep 16, 2018 4:59 am
Forum: For Sale/Wanted Forum
Topic: Motor and pump wanted
Replies: 6
Views: 1348

Re: Motor and pump wanted

Thanks Harry, that looks like a real nice little unit. Kinda pricey though. I think he was looking for used so it might be cheaper. I'll sure tell him about it, so thanks for posting about it.
by Jim_Alaska
Sat Sep 15, 2018 1:27 am
Forum: Members Forum
Topic: I hope you all like the new format
Replies: 0
Views: 537

I hope you all like the new format

Posts on this forum should stick to gold prospecting and mining topics. Please try to post your topic in the correct forum. For instance, if your topic is about legal issues or legislation, please post in the legal issues or legislation forum.

Suggestions and criticism are always welcome.
by Jim_Alaska
Sat Sep 15, 2018 1:25 am
Forum: Members Forum
Topic: Recovered lead idea
Replies: 2
Views: 840

Re: Recovered lead idea

Thanks for the reminder metalsmith. It's true that we clean a lot of trash out of the river, or did when we could dredge. Many CDFW comment meetings held previously had pictures from miners of lead sinkers and lures that had been recovered. Then there are always other kinds of trash also; hooks, gla...
by Jim_Alaska
Sat Sep 15, 2018 1:09 am
Forum: Gold Prospecting
Topic: I hope you all like the new format
Replies: 2
Views: 707

Re: I hope you all like the new format

Welcome back Rivraton. Glad to have you back.
by Jim_Alaska
Sat Sep 15, 2018 1:08 am
Forum: For Sale/Wanted Forum
Topic: Motor and pump wanted
Replies: 6
Views: 1348

Motor and pump wanted

A friend of mine needs to find someone who would like to sell a motor and pump combined. he would like something in the 3-5 hp range and mentioned that he would consider a Briggs. He wants something he can put on a back pack and haul in to remote places. If you have such an animal you can contact me...
by Jim_Alaska
Fri Sep 14, 2018 5:55 pm
Forum: Gold Prospecting
Topic: The River
Replies: 13
Views: 2801

Re: The River

wily coastal blacktail. ???? Now by contrast the eastern Whitetail is wily. You obviously haven't seen the parade of very large Blacktails that hang around my house and even sleep in the heat of the day in the doorway of my shed. Nothing wily about them. I'm not sure how to count points by western s...
by Jim_Alaska
Thu Sep 13, 2018 6:05 am
Forum: Gold Prospecting
Topic: The River
Replies: 13
Views: 2801

Re: The River

So, did you get one Mike?