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BrownNugget last won the day on September 26 2019

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  1. That is one beautiful nugget. Rob just curios, are you in the deepest section of that wash or how does one decide to take a certain section? A friend of mine found 10 grams between 3 nuggets in about a 50 ft section of a 400 foot wash. We are preparing to placer it in a few weeks. thanks! Brown
  2. I took my Lab Brownie with me in So Cal when it was cooler and not in AZ due to the cactus. She would walk ahead of me, lay down and wait for me to hunt to her like clockwork. She would keep me warm at night in the Jeep during colder nights. RIP Brown Nugget
  3. We are nutts for doing this in that heat but the cure for the prospect challenges are too much sometimes 🥵 nice finds!! Brownie
  4. Which City in San Bernardino? I live in Rancho Cucamonga. It’s a huge county with plenty of places😀
  5. I had the opportunity to talk to him and he signed my book 3 hours to gold. I didn’t realize his impact until I really started to research who he was and the impact he had on the hobby. RIP Mr. Straight😢
  6. Nice pile!!!! That should clink a bit in a vial.
  7. 1cm is the size of a pea. Hopefully his is small enough they can just remove it. Positive thoughts coming your way Rob! brownie
  8. I would have that x-ray’d. My wife could do it for you I bet😳
  9. These stories are so cool. The only tailings pile nugget I have ever detected was a 1.2 gram specimen. We returned 2 weeks later to this out of the way canyon to find a Drywasher and tools laying around. We detected for an hour on the slopes and the Drywasher’s owner showed up with a quad. I was a bit spooked but he turned out very friendly. He told us he was killing it in this spot. I don’t know how much he was getting but I couldn’t bring myself to tell him what I found in his tailings pile from 2 weeks before. I also pulled a 40cal slug out of that pile that could easily have been gold. “Follow those Drywashers!”
  10. Great work Rob! This is the second post of 2019 where guys found gold going out to new areas. Makes me want to change my approach for my scheduled trip tomorrow. That round piece has a grey stain or is that caliche? Brownie