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nugget108

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About nugget108

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  • Birthday 06/02/1980

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    Northern NV
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    Finding the elusive gold nugget, hunting , fishing and all outdoor stuff.


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  1. nugget108

    Happy Birthday Au Seeker

    Happy birthday Skip, i hope you have a great day.
  2. nugget108

    Gold Daze - Family coming

    Looks like a lot of fun.
  3. nugget108

    Odd Places

    Great job Adam. Looks good.
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    Did not go to Rawhide.

    So under the jewlers loop, it looks like it was in a trommel or something and got caught in a moving part or in between 2 moving parts. It has lines in the surface of it. So thin. Ill try to get dad to seend me a close up pic.
  5. nugget108

    Happy fathers day

    Thanks Skip. Im at my dads now. Been here since Thursday night, detected friday and had a birthday party for him yesterday. Been fun. Have fun with your daughter.
  6. nugget108

    Happy fathers day

    Happy fathers day to all of you dads out there. Hope you have a good one.
  7. nugget108

    Did not go to Rawhide.

    Thanks Adam. Took dad forever to find that flat one. It would flip on end then he would lose it haha. He was using the GB2 all day.
  8. nugget108

    Did not go to Rawhide.

    Hello all, Well we didn't go to Rawhide like planned. We decided to go hit our spot by lovelock just because we know the area. This trip was just my dad, my brother, my oldest son and myself. It was really cool having me, my dad and brother together again. It's been a long time since the 3 of us have been out chasing nuggets. Anyway, we got up there and about 2 hrs into it, dad banged the folded chunky one. Then I banged the 1.8 grammer about an hour later. Then dad found 2 more about a foot apart from each other. The one he found looks like someone hit it with a hammer. I know it wasn't naturally made that way lol. My brother and my son went nuggetless for the day but the weather was awesome and the long needed family time was great. Take care everyone. Dan
  9. nugget108

    Nevada Mining Display

    That looks great!! I haven't made it in to check it out yet, but I plan on it. Good work.
  10. nugget108

    Rawhide Nevada

    It's real interesting ground. Very heavy mineralization and decomposing quartz everywhere.
  11. nugget108

    Rawhide Nevada

    Yeah the town is gone. I have researched it quite a bit over the last few years but was just curious if anyone on here has detected it. The mine is active but in the closed status due to funds. The open pit sits right on the main placer area. There are outlying areas that I have been looking at and they look really good. I was down there at the geothermal plant for work a few months ago and there are drift mines all over that I never seen when we were poking around there in the past. I think that's where we will go for the day.
  12. nugget108

    Rawhide Nevada

    Thanks Andyy. I agree with ya. It's just not my stomping grounds anymore so I figured I would take the easy way out and cheat for some info lol. Guess I was just seeing if anyone has found any detectable gold.
  13. nugget108

    Rawhide Nevada

    Hello all, hope your staying cool. It's HOT!! I have a quick question. I was wondering if anyone on here has detected around Rawhide nv. I grew up in Fallon but we always headed to Lovelock and Winnemucca detecting. We tried it once or twice but that was when we really had no idea what we were doing. This weekend is my dads 60th birthday so we are headed down for 4 days to visit. We are thinking of trying Rawhide again on Friday since it is close and in the 90s. Any thoughts? Thanks everyone.
  14. nugget108

    Bacon wood knife scales

    Awesome job. Just apply the oil or whatever finish you go with on a normal basis. That's the thing about our environment we live in, very hard on wood handles because they dry out and crack. You probably knew that already. Beautiful knife bud.
  15. nugget108

    Happy Birthday wet/dry washer

    Happy birthday.
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