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Author Topic: BC Handyman's Gold collecting adventures.  (Read 59198 times)

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Offline kcm

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Re: BC Handyman's Gold collecting adventures.
« Reply #240 on: April 28, 2017, 12:51:11 PM »
Stay safe, and keep an eye out for them fuzzy big teddy bears!

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Re: BC Handyman's Gold collecting adventures.
« Reply #241 on: April 28, 2017, 06:17:56 PM »
Hi guys KCM makes a good point.Spring is apon us and so are the hungry critters.I do not pack a gun anymore but I do use a whistle and a air horn just to let them know I am out there.Play safe Luck to all this season.Mcbain.
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Re: BC Handyman's Gold collecting adventures.
« Reply #242 on: April 29, 2017, 02:31:35 PM »
BCH, I've read your thread from start to finish, great pics and commentary!
Appreciate you sharing your experiences and look forward to more of your updates/posts.

Happy hunting!

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Re: BC Handyman's Gold collecting adventures.
« Reply #243 on: May 03, 2017, 03:20:46 PM »
thanks gold01ca, I had another productive weekend washing, but I cant wait to set up the wash plant on our upper claim, sofar we just been using the digger to get paydirt and run in by hand through a highbanker, so we only ever wash a few yards  each visit, but we are on the gold. No bear sightings yet this year, but I have seen almost everything else. Some time I'll post pics lol but not now, now is the annual rotary auction, I'll hopfully get around to post pics sometime soon :)

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Re: BC Handyman's Gold collecting adventures.
« Reply #244 on: May 12, 2017, 05:18:59 PM »
  Are you going to keep mining until its all gone, <-laugh-> That  is a nice stash  {-applause-}

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Re: BC Handyman's Gold collecting adventures.
« Reply #245 on: May 15, 2017, 07:15:25 PM »
I'll try :) I been out a few more times, got the wash plant set up, been getting more gold, really I'm thinking maybe I should save pics for end video lol, I'll post some sometime. Now is busy time for work so I don't get out as much as I'd like (want every day ) but I'm about to get the second mine going & within a few weeks get the third claim going as that one still has enough snow I cant even get to I yet, but there is plenty of ground to dig in down below. I getting a nice lil pile of gold already this year, It might be better then last even ;)

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Re: BC Handyman's Gold collecting adventures.
« Reply #246 on: May 16, 2017, 10:38:05 AM »
all right, I guess I've waited long enough to post a few pics, really I got tons of pics from this season already as I've dug in a few places and we set up a new mine site. anyway here is the beginning of making our new site & a pic of highbanker setup, but now we proved area to be worth mining on bigger scale we got our new washplant set up. Also just a taste of some of the gold we been finding. I'll post more sometime but I'll keep all updated on the goings on up here :)

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Re: BC Handyman's Gold collecting adventures.
« Reply #247 on: May 16, 2017, 02:36:00 PM »
 {cool^sign} <-good_>Whooohoo!  Looks like progress to me!
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Re: BC Handyman's Gold collecting adventures.
« Reply #248 on: May 16, 2017, 03:05:41 PM »
BCH, thanks for the update and pics, looking good!

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Re: BC Handyman's Gold collecting adventures.
« Reply #249 on: May 16, 2017, 07:17:28 PM »
Looking good.Luck Mcbain.
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