Everybody that’s been prospecting or mining for gold very long has, over time, come up with their own ways to process ore and recover the gold. Fine or flour gold is always a chore. Well, perhaps not a chore if you are like me. I don’t mind doing it. I actually enjoy going after the micro-gold even though it does present some challenges. But, at some point it’s going to come down to doing some work in the gold pan.
The other piece of gold recovery that is most beneficial is classification. Classify, classify, classify! That’s the name of the game for recovering flour gold, or gold dust at the Old Timer’s called it. I’ve got some videos coming up regarding panning and classification before we begin the 2019 gold mining season. Stay tuned!