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calxoddity

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Hand Auger, Anybody?
« on: August 24, 2012, 10:27:50 AM »
Sorry about the slightly obtuse title, but has anybody used or is using hand augers to drill for samples in likely gem locations?

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Re: Hand Auger, Anybody?
« Reply #1 on: August 24, 2012, 07:15:43 PM »
I have used them. Found them a bit awkward, especiallyb when there is a few larger bite of quartz and the like in the overburden. Also leaves a pretty small hole.
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