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Offline Meggie

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Re: What is your best gold find?
« Reply #25 on: March 13, 2017, 20:54 »
I have only got one :-\ 4.1 grams, but I will find more when I get the chance again. Found with a hired 4500Gpx minelab :D

Hey, miss you GG ..  join back up please.  I'll just have to float some more gold signet rings down to you again.

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Re: What is your best gold find?
« Reply #26 on: January 11, 2018, 11:34 »
bump no improvement to my pb
  • Detector(s) owned/used: Minelab E-trac, Minelab GPX 5000, Tesoro Cibola, Minelab 25 pinpointer, Garrett Propointer
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Re: What is your best gold find?
« Reply #27 on: January 11, 2018, 15:08 »
3.8gr found early 2016, expect a bigger one pretty soon.

Well I can update this, 105 grams in one hole, found in April 2017
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Re: What is your best gold find?
« Reply #28 on: January 15, 2018, 10:26 »
Hey guys I found a nice little run of 23 bits for 34 grams my best find.then I did something stupid I showed a piece to a couple that we've seen around . told them we where coming back tomorrow to have another go.came back the next day the hole place has been scraped and their detecting on it .#@#%#@.any way fast forward 2 years and theirs a break in at a panel beaters shop here in Darwin and they lose their detectors and gold same people .Now that's kamara sorry no photos
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Re: What is your best gold find?
« Reply #29 on: January 15, 2018, 14:53 »
You can't tell people where the gold is yoda!! I always tell anyone that asks that I have found nothing more than bullets
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Re: What is your best gold find?
« Reply #30 on: February 02, 2018, 16:22 »
4oz was happy as a dog with a tin dick 
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Re: What is your best gold find?
« Reply #31 on: March 28, 2018, 23:09 »
Found in Evens Gully Kingower with a GPExtreme when it was new this nugget is my biggest not including species
I've seen bigger from this area
cheers
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