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ARTHUR WAUGHreplied to: RE: Looking for..........

The Chapter just got one the Wilson Bros. units a couple months ago.  Nice well made unit.

15 hours ago

ARTHUR WAUGHcreated the topic: Spam in PM's

Over the weekend recieved a PM from an Evan Swaak.  Stated I had interest in buying claims and directed me to their new website for buying and se...

4 days ago

ARTHUR WAUGHreplied to: RE: Same Claim 2 Owners 2 Names?

If the same ground, by T-R-S, something for the GPAA Claim's Director to look into. Might give Walter Eason a call or email on it. BLM will happil...

3 weeks ago

ARTHUR WAUGHreplied to: RE: Same Claim 2 Owners 2 Names?

I think you will find those are just two adjoining 30 acre claims that both people hold......BLM requires one person per 20 acres or portion thereof, ...

4 weeks ago

ARTHUR WAUGHreplied to: RE: No Claim Markers?

If you go back to those two, as well as any others, take a look for "benches" or steps above the current stream level. Those can be productive as mos...

4 weeks ago

ARTHUR WAUGHreplied to: RE: Newbie here, what’s in my pan?

 If you do rub it, do it with some kind of glove or hand protection, or a tool,  skin can absorb mercury.

1 month ago

ARTHUR WAUGHreplied to: RE: No Claim Markers?

You could make a case that if in a backpack, it would be in your luggage.... As to an empty chamber, the only time it is addressed in OR, is in the h...

1 month ago

ARTHUR WAUGHreplied to: RE: No Claim Markers?

I can see that being a gray area, if in the pack, and wearing said pack, it's not readily at hand. If pack is on ground near to hand, it's not on you...

1 month ago

ARTHUR WAUGHreplied to: RE: Burnt River, Oregon

I did a little detecting on the east side of the Starla's a few years ago, mostly around the borrow pit on the NE corner. Your best bet might be the ...

1 month ago

ARTHUR WAUGHreplied to: RE: No Claim Markers?

It seems to be a problem with GPAA claims, and I suspect by non-members that remove signs so that when asked by members, they can say "Oh, didn't know...

1 month ago

ARTHUR WAUGHreplied to: RE: Sluice advice please

When you submerge the end of your box, you will lose water velocity, as the water now has an escape other than going through the box.  You w...

1 month ago

ARTHUR WAUGHreplied to: RE: Staking your own claim

Bernedette-
Go to LR2000 or contact your state BLM office.  Once you have found if the area you are interested in (by Township, Range, Section) ...

1 month ago

ARTHUR WAUGHreplied to: RE: purchasing gold claims in Idaho or Montana

Matt- Can't help with anyone to look for.  But if the seller won't  give you permission to do any sampling where YOU want to,  RUN...

2 months ago

ARTHUR WAUGHcreated the topic: Mid Valley Prospectors Outing - Memorial w/e

Little late notice....MVP is having an outing at the Quartzville Group over Memorial Day w/e.  Any members or prospective members are welcome to ...

2 months ago

ARTHUR WAUGHreplied to: RE: Hand cranked trommels

Wilson Brothers make one, and so does Alan Trees under the Gold Grabber name.  Cant go wrong with either.

2 months ago

ARTHUR WAUGHreplied to: RE: Private Gpaa properties???

Just had a look in the online guide for both, nothing has been posted up yet. Don't have the paper guide at hand, so don't know if listed there or no...

3 months ago

ARTHUR WAUGHreplied to: RE: Gold Cube 3 stack deluxe

Bob, arrived in perfect condition. A pleasure doing the sale/ship with you sir.

3 months ago

ARTHUR WAUGHreplied to: RE: New to Prospecting

Welcome to the world of gold.  Should you find your way to Oregon, our chapter has adopted the three claims of the Quartzville group.  All a...

3 months ago

ARTHUR WAUGHreplied to: RE: Gold Cube 3 stack deluxe

Bob- on the way to you.
Thanks

3 months ago

ARTHUR WAUGHreplied to: RE: Gold Cube 3 stack deluxe

Bob- If willing to ship, can purchase in another week or so. Would go to business at 97355. PM me with shipped price if willing. Thanks, Art

4 months ago

ARTHUR WAUGHreplied to: RE: Finish pan preferences?

I have been using a small (around 6 inch) green pan for finish work.  Has a nice little ledge at the bottom.  Watched a couple of demos on t...

4 months ago

ARTHUR WAUGHreplied to: RE: I could have been eaten...

This one was told to us back in '93 by the state game cop who ran across it.
The city guy, from Portland, OR came into the diner on his way back from...

4 months ago

ARTHUR WAUGHreplied to: RE: Expanded metal screen

Common wisdom over the years is to put it in the box so that the lowest part of the mesh is toward the head of the box, and the raised portion is maki...

4 months ago

ARTHUR WAUGHreplied to: RE: Black Sands

Welcome back "YC" missed you on here.

5 months ago

ARTHUR WAUGHreplied to: RE: Keeping Oregon as a dredging state

The 700PM permit DEQ issues here is a "wastewater discharge" permit. We don't discharge anything into the water, except what we suck up from the bott...

5 months ago

ARTHUR WAUGHreplied to: RE: Keeping Oregon as a dredging state

OK, that's DEQ sorting through SB3. Every 700 PM holder got a certified letter on the hearings. Everyone should submit comments on keeping the fees d...

5 months ago

ARTHUR WAUGHreplied to: RE: Land/Watercourse Use Permissions

I just popped in on some of the Oregon claims, and Yellow Jacket in Washington, and no regs/rules listed in the online guide for any of them at this t...

5 months ago

ARTHUR WAUGHreplied to: RE: Small Dredging

Depends on your location and how far you want to travel.

2/10/2018

ARTHUR WAUGHIs now friends with ALBERT REITZ

2/10/2018

    ARTHUR WAUGHreplied to: RE: 3" lay flat for discharge

    If you are set up with a jet flare, won't work, if you have the high pressure water at the nozzle, I don't see why it wouldn't work. Might try for so...

    1/24/2018

    ARTHUR WAUGHreplied to: RE: New member Howdy

    Welcome. The best advice I can give you is to find a chapter close to your location. Members there will make you feel right at home, and you have br...

    1/21/2018

    ARTHUR WAUGHreplied to: RE: Alabama national forest question

    Do your research into what laws are applicable in your situation.  It is not unheard of for District Rangers and Forest Supervisors, and even the...

    1/2/2018

    ARTHUR WAUGH updated review for HALLELUJAH MINE, RIVER SIDE & ANGIE M

    ARTHUR WAUGH posted a new prospecting report: Ran up for a look-see

    12/31/2017

    ARTHUR WAUGHreplied to: RE: Trip to Little Miami

    Nice color there.
    Fossil might possibily be a tooth of some sort.  Might send a pic or two to a local college or university for identification.

    12/31/2017

    ARTHUR WAUGH updated review for HALLELUJAH MINE, RIVER SIDE & ANGIE M

    ARTHUR WAUGH posted a new prospecting report: Ran up for a look-see

    12/13/2017

    ARTHUR WAUGHcreated the topic: Chapter support lacking

    Well, have tried to do this "in house", but will now bring it here.  Have tried to contact the Chapter Director twice by email since the 27th of ...

    11/20/2017

    ARTHUR WAUGHreplied to: RE: Rye Patch, NV Claims Higrading

    Being those sections listed as split estate are in "checkerboard pattern", would suspect they were railroad ground at one time that found their way ba...

    11/18/2017

    ARTHUR WAUGHprofile picture has been updated

    11/7/2017

      ARTHUR WAUGH updated review for HALLELUJAH MINE, RIVER SIDE & ANGIE M

      ARTHUR WAUGH posted a new prospecting report: Ran up for a look-see

      11/6/2017

      ARTHUR WAUGH updated review for HALLELUJAH MINE, RIVER SIDE & ANGIE M

      ARTHUR WAUGH posted a new prospecting report: Ran up for a look-see

      11/6/2017

      ARTHUR WAUGHIs now friends with KEVIN HOAGLAND

      10/26/2017

        ARTHUR WAUGH updated review for HALLELUJAH MINE, RIVER SIDE & ANGIE M

        ARTHUR WAUGH posted a new prospecting report: Ran up for a look-see

        10/18/2017

        ARTHUR WAUGH added review for HALLELUJAH MINE, RIVER SIDE & ANGIE M

        ARTHUR WAUGH posted a new prospecting report: Ran up for a look-see

        10/18/2017

        ARTHUR WAUGHreplied to: RE: What happened to the Alaska Expedition?!?!?!?

        Heard they are making improvements to the property and buildings, can't do it in the short ice free time they have and run the expeditions at the...

        9/29/2017

        ARTHUR WAUGHreplied to: RE: New Oregon member

        Welcome from another in the PNWet.  If you are in the Portland area, take a look at the Portland and Vancouver chapters, and if from Salem down l...

        9/9/2017

        ARTHUR WAUGHreplied to: RE: Looking for a new set of headphones.

        i have a set of Whites standards, Fisher, and a new set of Technitics.  Have run them on my MXT and MX-5.  Fishers are going to get tossed (...

        8/20/2017

        ARTHUR WAUGHcreated the topic: WANTED - 1 1/2" backpack dredge

        Just like it says, need an inch and a half backpack rig.
        Just filed claim on a small year-round creek.  Due to limited ability, can't get my oth...

        8/5/2017

        ARTHUR WAUGHreplied to: RE: Mining guide, inaccurate information

        Two ways to do it.  You can go to the claims guide under the community tab above, pull up the claim and submit corrections, pics, etc.  You ...

        8/1/2017

        ARTHUR WAUGHreplied to: RE: I am starting to get a fever again, GOLD FEVER that is...

        Sorry to say, I don't keep up with much outside of the Oregon claims.  No idea what is happening with those areas.

        7/28/2017

        ARTHUR WAUGHreplied to: RE: I am starting to get a fever again, GOLD FEVER that is...

        Sorry to say, I don't keep up with much outside of the Oregon claims.  No idea what is happening with those areas.

        7/28/2017