Bill and Linda's Prospecting Page

All about People, Places and Things of Interest

Prospecting Tips, Trips and Equipment

 Vince thanks for the visit.

Brad and Carl let me know how it worked out.

High Banking in the desert.

All it takes is water.

More about desert high banking

The Green Machine

I simply wanted an engine driven rock/gravel separator.

It would be used in conjunction with a mini

excavator doing the hard part.

(Funny how these hobbies slowly grow and grow.)

I happen to have a small 2hp Honda engine, lots and lots of misc other parts

(Linda says I'm a junk collector or compulsive hoarder)

and then bought some steel.

I used six 350 chevy valve springs for the spring/vibration and offset weights on

both sides for the vertical/horizontal shake. Then some 3/8 minus

expanded metal to do the screening. Lastly a hopper,

  bracing and it should be finished, right?


to be continued

 A nice prospector friendly RV Park

in NW Arizona

Right in the middle of the goldfields

This RV park has it all and is prospector friendly.

Let them know your a prospector

for a discount.

The wives will be much happier in a nice clean cabin

or full hookup RV camping.

See David, he'll check you in and set you up.

Better hurry and make those reservations now

Bill and Linda's Links


The People

High Banking the Desert


We should all be so lucky!

Modern Day Prospector

Relentless Steve

Mac and  Jan

Miner Ed

Best Friend

Jeff and Ziggy

Dan the Postman

Anthony and Terry

In Memory of Don

Glory Hole

First AZ Nugget

El Dorado

Prospecting with Geno

California Prospector John

Prospecting with Mike and David

Copper Nugget Man

Yellow Rock Man

Dee Meteorite Hunter

Meteorite Hunter Rod?

Prospecting with Donnie

Drywasher Don - Lost Basin AZ

Drywashing with Jack

Drywash Dave

Gold Reason


Texas George

EBs New Finds


Ernie Says

Jim Williams

Peg Leg John

Meteorite Hunter Rod

Jack gets a Minelab

Nevada Prospecting with Ralph

Gregs Trommel in BC

Colorado Prospecting with Jack

Prospectors and their Gold

Yuma Bob

Lost Basin Mel

EBs Recent Finds

The Bingo Nugget

Metal Detecting with E.B.

Mike Belza an Army of One

Don Youngs Bellows Dry Washer

Dans Drywasher Operation Mono Lake, CA

Duane Kerrs Blower Dry Washer


The Places


Meadview AZ

AZ GSSN Outing

Gold Basin, AZ 2012

Quartzsite  2012

Rich Hill, AZ

Gold Basin Mine Colorado Revisited

Cache Creek, Colorado

Rabbit Hole, NV

Nevada 2010

Nevada Dig

Eugene Mountains, NV

Miller Canyon, Utah

Gem Mountain, Montana

Arizona Push

 Meadview RV Park

24 Karat Club Rich Hill

Coolgardie Placers California

Randsburg California

Duisenburg California

Dennis O Niels Property

Gold Basin Mine Revisited - Colorado

Silverton Colorado

American Canyon, Nevada

Rye Patch Push

Santa Rosa Mountains, Nevada

Dutch Flats, Nevada

Nevada Bat Cave

Frisco Silver Mine, Utah

Utah Tushar Mountains

Lost Basin Prospecting, AZ

Lost Basin Detecting, AZ

Stanton AZ Area

Hunting Gold Basin

Where is Gold Basin?

Rock hounding for Jasper

Gold Springs, Utah

Brian Head, Utah Red Agate

Eureka Outdoor Club Trip to NV

Gold Basin Mine in Colorado

Dennis O Neils Property in Colorado

Rye Patch, Nevada

Garnet Hill Recreation Site in Nevada

Burnt River LDMA camp in Oregon

Blue Bucket Gold Mine in Oregon

Amasa Valley, Utah


The Things

The Green Machine

Australia Gold Info

Trommel Plans

Drywasher Plans

Australia Gold

Got Gold?

Dig, Drag and Beep

Simple Wet Sampler

Maintaining Stability

Can you handle it?

Snake Medicine

ARGG Project

Selling Your Gold

Rubber Mats for Gold

Mircle Matt Highbanker

Hammered - part 1

Hammered - part 2

Full Circle

Drag and Beep

Something Funny Going On

Mohave Green Rattlesnakes

Check this Spot out

What is This?

Gotcha Covered

What is This?

Minelab Battery Mounting

What is he doing?!

Builders Projects

Spit Shine ?

The Mystery Can

Bucket Wobblers

Get an Edge

If it was Easy

Tuning for Success

Sun Time

Got Fiber?

Save a Life Someday

What is this?

Lightweight Minelab Battery System

Minelab Power Question

Homemade Rock Crusher

Big Expectations

Melting Smelting

Utah Panning Book

Crush Em - My Test

Staying Connected

Specific Gravity Test

Alan's  Highbanker

Beach Box

Worley Cable Guide

Coil Covers Obsolete?

Respect Paid

Scary Stuff

Can You Dig It (revisited)

Follow the Drywashers  ??

Before and After

Minelab Battery Replacement

Highs and Lows

It sounds like a nugget but?

Rye Patch Crown Nugget

Minelab Button Modification Update

Look for the Gold Weed

Got Metal?

Nugget Cleaning (revisited)

Why Minelab?

Bills Hot Rock

Have You Got the Bug?

New Improved Swingarm

A deep little Nugget

Nugget Halo's

Drywasher x 2

Au High

Le Trap Highbanker

Le Trap Recirculator

Prospecting at its Best

Minelab Button Modification

Interesting Equipment

Riffle Tray Tapper

Leather Wheel Polisher

How to clean those NUGGETS

Homemade Vac Pak

Can You Dig it

Rock Drill

Gold Gal-1 Recirculating Sluice

The New Wee-Washer with Plans

A small clean up Sluice Plans

Clean Up Sluice Updated

Bills Rocker Box with Plans

Black Sand Separator Project

Sluice Combo with Plans)

Metal Detector Shoot-Out

The EB Dry Washer

Belza Gold Catcher

Bills Trommels

Helpfull Hints for the New Prospector

Gold Searchers of Southern Nevada

Mohave Prospectors Association

Las Vegas GPAA

Minelabs and Accessories

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