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Old 11-12-2017, 09:50 PM
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Default Newbie in Washoe Valley,Nv

Hello everyone. I just bought a beginner machine, a Tenektics Delta 4000. I broke it in this weekend at a local park and found a bunch of clad. The most exciting thing I found was a shot gun brass casing dating between 1896 to 1904, in my back yard. If anyone is near me and wants to go out let me know. I live a short ride from my house by quad to Virginia City and am planning on searching the Old Orphir Trail, that used ox wagons to bring ore from Virginia City to the valley to be processed.
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Old 11-12-2017, 11:34 PM
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Hello from Western Australia! Nice head stamp you've got there!

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Old 11-12-2017, 11:55 PM
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Old 11-13-2017, 10:09 AM
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Welcome to the forum from Western NY


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Old 11-13-2017, 12:05 PM
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Hey, that's a cool find!

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Old 11-13-2017, 09:46 PM
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Nice finds and welcome from FL.

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Old 11-13-2017, 09:49 PM
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Welcome! Weird! I dug 8 of those today from the same era! Yours is better looking than any of mine. The ones i found were all smashed and chipped. Good hunting!

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Old 11-13-2017, 10:11 PM
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Old 11-15-2017, 09:57 AM
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Welcome from CA.
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Old 11-13-2017, 09:49 PM
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Welcome from PA! And good luck with your finds!

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Old 11-20-2017, 01:56 AM
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Old 11-20-2017, 02:06 AM
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Cool headstamp and welcome aboard from just over the Sierra Nevada!

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Old 11-20-2017, 07:37 AM
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Old 11-20-2017, 05:57 PM
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Welcome from SC, by the way, I lived on Seneca Dr. in Stead, NV in 1979. We ran across an old mine entrance heading up the ravine. There is also a stream and pond that I know someone dredged around 1 million in gold out of. the stream would still be good for panning.

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Glad you have joined us! Great looking headstamp you've got there.

Hope you find many more good things.

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Old 11-20-2017, 09:25 PM
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Welcome from Western Washington!

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