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This eBook from the Gutenberg Project consists of approximately 155 pages of information about Getting Gold.
Table of Contents
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Start of eBook1
PREFACE1
GETTING GOLD1
CHAPTER I1
CHAPTER II8
CHAPTER III14
CHAPTER IV21
CHAPTER V31
CHAPTER VI39
CHAPTER VII52
CHAPTER VIII61
TYPES OF FURNACES OF THE DIFFERENT CLASSES THAT ARE IN ACTUAL USE.62
CHAPTER IX66
WATERLESS POWER.67
CHAPTER X69
CHAPTER XI79
LIVING PLACES79
A BUSH BED80
NORTHERN TERRITORY HAMMOCK81
PURIFYING WATER81
TO OBTAIN WATER FROM ROOTS82
TO MAKE AN EFFECTIVE FILTER83
CANVAS WATER BAGS84
MEDICINE CASE84
PRODUCING FIRE84
TO COPY CORRESPONDENCE85
TO PROVIDE A SIMPLE TELEGRAPHIC CODE85
A SERVICEABLE SOAP85
TO CROSS A FLOODED STREAM85
TO MAKE A HIDE BUCKET85
CHAPTER XII86
MINING APPLIANCES AND METHODS86
SIMPLE WAY OF MAKING CHARCOAL87
ROUGH SMELTING ON THE MINE87
MISFIRES IN BLASTING87
TO PREVENT LOSS OF RICH SPECIMENS IN BLASTING88
A SIMPLE MODE OF RETORTING SMALL QUANTITIES OF AMALGAM88
TO RETORT SMALL QUANTITIES OF MERCURY FOR AMALGAMATING ASSAY TESTS88
A SIMPLE MODE OF ASCERTAINING THE NOMINAL HORSE-POWER OF AN ENGINE88
HOW TO SUPPLY MERCURY TO MORTAR BOXES90
HOW WATER SHOULD ENTER STAMPER BOXES90
POWER FOR MILLS91
TO AVOID LOSS IN CLEANING UP92
IRON EXTRACTOR92
TO SILVER COPPER PLATES92
HOW TO MAKE A DOLLY94
ROUGH WINDLASS95
PUDDLER95
A MAKESHIFT PUMP96
SQUEEZING AMALGAM96
MERCURY EXTRACTOR96
SLUICE PLATES97
MEASURING INACCESSIBLE DISTANCES97
TO SET OUT A RIGHT ANGLE WITH A TAPE98
A SIMPLE LEVELLING INSTRUMENT98
TO MEASURE THE HEIGHT OF A STANDING TREE98
LEVELLING BY ANEROID BAROMETER98
TO DETERMINE HEIGHTS OF OBJECTS99
TO FIND THE DEPTH OF A SHAFT99
DESCRIPTION OF PLAN FOR RE-USING WATER99
COOLING COMPOUND FOR HEATED BEARINGS100
CLEANING GREASY PLUMMER BLOCKS100
AN EXCELLENT ANTI-FRICTION COMPOUND100
TO CLEAN BRASS100
A SOLVENT FOR RUST100
TO PROTECT IRON AND STEEL FROM RUST100
TO KEEP MACHINERY FROM RUSTING100
FIRE-LUTE101
ROPE-SPLICING101
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