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FRANK NOVAKcreated the topic: Mining Guide ?

Mining guide locations.

3 months ago

FRANK NOVAKreplied to: RE: metal detectors what's the best one

The original analog Goldbug and the reintroduced version were great detectors for small nuggets. I lost mine in a fire. I now use the Surfmaster
PI b...

12/24/2016

FRANK NOVAKIs now friends with Judy Mclain

3/11/2016

    FRANK NOVAKreplied to: RE: Detecting in Bear Country - Headphones?

    Well, here's one solution which I don't have to worry about, i already wear a hearing aid. lol There are low cost amplifiers that you wear like heari...

    5/25/2015

    FRANK NOVAKreplied to: RE: AX HEAD

    It was found in the town of Bel Air Md.  I surmise it was left by the ones that cleared the lot for the house that house that now sets there. Oth...

    2/21/2015

    FRANK NOVAKreplied to: RE: Memberable finds

    Well, back in the 70s, I bought an old Whites S63TR Goldmaster. I tested it out at an old abandon estate and my first find was a $5 gold US coin. Fran...

    2/9/2015

    FRANK NOVAKreplied to: RE: Memberable finds

    A load of pleasant memories. I mounted it on the black walnut plaque.  Frank

    2/9/2015

    FRANK NOVAKreplied to: RE: ****TAILS FROM THE PAST****

    Some directions are deceptive. When they said, example (west of the mission) it was a general direction and usually referred to the trail that left th...

    1/24/2015

    FRANK NOVAKreplied to: RE: ****TAILS FROM THE PAST****

    Is anybody looking for the Jesuit mines?
     There was a main mission called "Movas" it was located at 28degrees lat, 266degrees 5' long.
    It contr...

    1/21/2015

    FRANK NOVAKreplied to: RE: ****TAILS FROM THE PAST****

    Well, if any of you guys are interested in looking for one of the Jesuit mines, I will give the location of one as soon as I get it down to a reasonab...

    1/14/2015

    FRANK NOVAKreplied to: RE: ****TAILS FROM THE PAST****

    OK, the missions supplied labor for the mines, so the mines evolved around the missions.
    Now all you need to know to locate the gold is the location ...

    1/3/2015

    FRANK NOVAKreplied to: RE: Long Range Locators???

    Look at it this way. If you stumbled on the design of a simple device that would locate gold at a distance, would make and sell them or just go for th...

    1/3/2015

    FRANK NOVAKreplied to: RE: AX HEAD

    You have to consider weight distribution when mounting. The back end of the ax head should not extend beyond the base.
    By the way, I cheated a little...

    12/15/2014

    FRANK NOVAKreplied to: RE: AX HEAD

    You know, I never thought of book ends. That sounds like a fantastic idea. They have the weight to do the job. Now you have caused a problem for me. F...

    12/15/2014

    FRANK NOVAKcreated the topic: ***THE CLUES TO FINDING GOLD & SILVER***

    The information that leads to the finds.

    12/6/2014

    FRANK NOVAKreplied to: RE: Cheap Detector

    I think you would do better with there Sand Shark which is a PI detector. I have heard only good about them.

    10/3/2014

    FRANK NOVAKcreated the topic: Free information on relic huntiog

    Relic stories and information

    9/9/2014

    FRANK NOVAKreplied to: RE: LDMA property

    I agree. That would be a great attraction to obtain new members, and the old members would sure utilize it.
    Just my view, Frank...-

    9/2/2014

    FRANK NOVAKIs now friends with MONICA MEZA

    9/2/2014

      FRANK NOVAKcreated the topic: TV STAR / NOT!!!!!!!

      TV show offer.

      8/23/2014

      FRANK NOVAKreplied to: RE: Battery charging.

        I think the best setup would be 2 batteries and a car charger. Charge one while you use one.
       Here's a note: Modern cars have two types o...

      7/28/2014

      FRANK NOVAKcreated the topic: ****TAILS FROM THE PAST****

      tALES THAT JUST MIGHT LEAD TO A VALUABLE FIND.

      7/24/2014

      FRANK NOVAKreplied to: RE: Feedback for Garrett AT Pro

      Well Ben, nugget shooting and relic hunting are best done with a PI type detector. They don't have the bells and whistles of the  regular type de...

      7/22/2014

      FRANK NOVAKreplied to: RE: MINING GUIDE****

      I got my plastic life membership card Yesterday, but no claim card. I E-Mailed Ginger at GPAA and she told me that the life plastic card is also a cla...

      7/22/2014

      FRANK NOVAKcreated the topic: Memberable finds

      These are detector finds. They can be raw gold or finds from other searches.

      7/21/2014

      FRANK NOVAK commented on

      Teton lake, North of Jackson Wy. and South of Yellowstone NP Frank

      7/20/2014

      FRANK NOVAKIs now friends with TREVOR TALLMAN

      7/20/2014

        FRANK NOVAKreplied to: RE: MINING GUIDE****

        The process is changing due to the fact that there are life members over 100 still using there card. You now have to send in a copy of our drivers li...

        7/14/2014

        FRANK NOVAKreplied to: RE: Detecting fine gold with a detector.

            Why not? I did it in '06. Haven't been back there since. At the base of the Chocolate Mts. Just  east of the Salton Sea. The l...

        7/6/2014

        FRANK NOVAKcreated the topic: Detecting fine gold with a detector.

        The method***

        7/5/2014

        FRANK NOVAKreplied to: RE: AX HEAD

        Thanks for the mention.
        There are many methods of conserving iron. I don't care for the chemical staining or wax methods. Since it was in the ground...

        7/4/2014

        FRANK NOVAKcreated the topic: AX HEAD

        Find + conserving info.

        7/3/2014

        FRANK NOVAKreplied to: RE: Got "the boot" twice in two days

        You know, what really gets me is people that don't want you to do something merely because they don't like it. I see the same thing with target shooti...

        7/3/2014

        FRANK NOVAKcreated the topic: MINING GUIDE****

        Comments and info on guide.

        7/2/2014

        FRANK NOVAKcreated the topic: Fine gold trick

        How to pan it out.

        6/24/2014

        FRANK NOVAKreplied to: RE: Looking for a mentor

           http://wwwdetectorprospector.com/f...-gpx-5000/         Frank...-
         

        6/21/2014

        FRANK NOVAKreplied to: RE: Looking for a mentor

           The GPX 5000 is extremely complicated to use because of it many options. You have to STUDY the manual and then practice.  Your best ...

        6/18/2014

        FRANK NOVAKcreated the topic: Metal detecting /Cache Hunting

        In progress cache hunts.

        6/18/2014

        FRANK NOVAKreplied to: RE: how?

        For those of you who sometimes don't get along with there computer and have to put in some SWAG time, here is the step by step. For images from your c...

        6/10/2014

        FRANK NOVAKreplied to: RE: Coiltek Coil

        I  Leo, I use to tow a dune buggy, 64VW chassis and &74 Engine, but it needs some repairs so it is sitting in my yard. I found I really didn'...

        6/10/2014

        FRANK NOVAKreplied to: RE: Coiltek Coil

        Leo, you sound like one of the snowbirds. I stopped by Stanton a few years back and talked with some of the LDMA  members. They said they were he...

        6/9/2014

        FRANK NOVAKreplied to: RE: MD and Panning

        That was taken with an old 6MP Canon 10D at Red Rock area of Dixie NF  which is above Zion NP.  I don't use filters, but I do admit to using...

        6/9/2014

        FRANK NOVAKreplied to: RE: Using names?

        All right, I will just say it. What is the problem with using the sign in name? I think most here and most that decided to be not here would prefer a ...

        6/9/2014

        FRANK NOVAKreplied to: RE: New Image Album

        I think it states that 1M is max for files. I have changed my on line images to 700k files.
        Here's a work around for postion  a thread image.
        ...

        6/9/2014

        FRANK NOVAKreplied to: RE: MD and Panning

        WELL  Leo, THIS IS A RELATED FIND.  I was detecting the dry washes below the Chocolate Mountains When I made a discovery.  I got a sign...

        6/9/2014

        FRANK NOVAKreplied to: RE: Minor issue with this forum navigation.

        Posting a picture from my computer is a major undertaking that mystifies me. On most forums I participate in, I mere click the picture ikon at the top...

        6/8/2014

        FRANK NOVAKreplied to: RE: Back Yard Finds

        6/7/2014

        FRANK NOVAKreplied to: RE: Minelab GPX 5000 or Garrett ATX, which is better?

        Well, I have read several comparisons between the two. Here,s what I got out of it. The the GPX5000 cost about twice as much, It is heavier with more...

        6/7/2014

        FRANK NOVAKreplied to: RE: Coiltek Coil

        I have been detecting since the '70s and I always use the coil that came with the detector. I have several detectors and have found just about everyth...

        6/5/2014

        FRANK NOVAKreplied to: RE: What's that sound?

        I use to use a Gold Bug II Before I lost all my detectors in a fire. I would dig all valid signals. Here's how you tell the valid ones from the hot ro...

        6/5/2014