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Gold & Prospecting Information

The Rarity of Natural Gold Nuggets article

How to buy gold nuggets without getting ripped off! article

Gold Anti-Trust Action Committee

GOLD by Harold Kirkemo, William L. Newman, and Roger P. Ashley
USGS publication

BLM GeoCommunicator LR2000 Mining claims mapping system

Alluvial Exploration & Mining
An essay on eluvial and alluvial deposits by Rafal Swiecki, geological engineer

Gold Prospecting Clubs

Gold Prospectors Association of America/Lost Dutchman's Mining Association

Mohave Prospectors Association

Gold Searchers of Southern Nevada

Gold Prospecting Equipment Dealers

Kellyco Metal Detector sales
All brands of metal detectors and accessories

The Lifestyle Store
Wholesale/retail gold prospecting equipment & supplies

Armadillo Mining Shop
Gold prospecting equipment & supplies

Grunt Gold Prospecting
Gold prospecting equipment & outings, based in Kingman, AZ

Angus MacKirk mining & manufacturing
Original equipment manufacturer & retailer

RCM Enterprises
Original equipment manufacturer & retailer

Gold Prospecting Forums

GPAA Gold Prospector's Forum
All-around recreational prospecting forum, open to non-GPAA members

Alaska Gold Forum
Serious miners here

The New 49'ers Forums
Mostly dredging & highbanking. Club is based in Northern California

49'er Mike's Prospectors Cache Forum
All-around recreational prospecting forum

Arizona Gold Prospectors Forum
All-around recreational prospecting forum

Gold Refining Forum
Serious discussions on refining tools, chemicals & methods.
WARNING: read, learn & understand before posting to this forum!

Gold Investment

Kitco Gold Home Page
News, charts & commentaries on the precious metals markets.

Kitco Gold Charts
Live 24-hour spot gold price charts

Kitco Forums - Gold Discussion Group
A lively group of Bulls & Bears discussing all angles of gold investment.
Unbiased, well-respected reporting of the worldwide financial markets. If you want to learn about the markets, this is the place!

Jim Sinclair's Mineset
"We are a service orientated teaching forum that uses the daily market as its text and blackboard. We comment, but every commentary carries a lesson. The Spin really does stop here."

John Williams' Shadow Government Statistics
Analysis Behind and Beyond Government Economic Reporting

The Ludwig von Mises Institute
"Advancing the scholarship of liberty in the tradition of the Austrian School"

Survivalism & Prepping

Survival Files
A great collection of informative text files & manuals.
It's all here including links to everything else!

A Modern Day Survival Forum

Guns & Shooting

Hi-Point Firearms
Tough, reliable & affordable firearms.

Maverick Arms
Maverick 88 by Mossberg security shotguns

Ruger Pistols
Reliability, durability, and performance in the field.

Hipoint Firearms Forums
Another Hi-Point Firearms forum - Discussion Forum
Internet Community dedicated to helping people understand the shifting landscape of open carry laws in the US.
(Find out if you need to drag 'em over the threshold or not!)

Urban Warrior
Personal defense forum - "Every citizen needs to be prepared."

Mojave Desert

DesertUSA - Mojave Desert
DesertUSA: The Guide to the American Southwest & Desert Regions

Digital-Desert : Mojave Desert
Loads of Mojave Desert info!

Off-Road Vehicles
The world's largest collection of Arizona centered off highway vehicle (OHV) information!

2009 Polaris Ranger
Wish list material!
Chinese ATV's, dirtbikes & scooters. I bought my 200cc enduro here.

Ultralight Aircraft

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