Home » Store » Gold Books » Gold. ABC's of Panning

Gold. ABC's of Panning

Gold. ABC's of Panning!

by E.S. "Rocky" LeGaye

Only $10.99
Written for the beginner in layman's language, this book gives you all the basics on gold panning. A 5.5" x 8.5" paperback with 82 pages.

Gold. ABC's of Panning!
Table of Contents

    Foreword
3
The Metal Called Gold
    The How And Why Of Your Interest In It
7
    The Nature of Gold
11
    Gold Finds: Past, Present And Future
17
    Uses for Gold: Old and New
22
    The Future For Gold
24
How To Find Placer Gold
    Where Gold Came From
26
    How Gold Got Into The Streams
30
    Likely Places For It To Be
35
    Using Metal Detectors To Locate Placers
44
The Necessary Equipment
    The Gold Pan
46
    Brushes, Tweezers, Crevicing Tools
48
    Shovels, Picks, Axes, Etc.
52
    Gold Sniffers
55
    Mercury, Magnifying Glasses, Gold Bottles
56
How To Pan Gold
    Basic Facts For The Gold Panner
57
    General Panning Instructions
59
    Specific Procedures: Steps 1 Through 7
61
More Useful Information
    Your Legal Rights To Pan Gold
67
    How To Use Mercury Effectively And (I Hope!) Safely
71
    Weighing Your Take
78
Conclusion
    Gold Is More Than Mere Metal
80