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#1 Rob Allison

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Posted 06 September 2011 - 06:08 PM

Hello All,

Managed to turn this specimen up on some old ground this weekend. The piece was just a whisper of a target, probably a good 20-inch or deeper. Was surprise it turned up to be a specimen, weighing 2 ounces, but probably only has 1/4 to 1/2 ounce of gold within. A pretty good find when gold is at $1,800+. Hope you all turned up some good stuff this weekend also.

P.S. A couple of members have stated they can't see the pictures that are uploaded through this Minelab forum. Please let me know if you can open up the picture below.

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Posted 06 September 2011 - 06:57 PM

Absolutely beautiful Rob!! Congratulations. By the way, had no problem viewing the pic.
Can't wait to get to your neck of the woods.
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Posted 06 September 2011 - 09:35 PM

Sweet find Rob. Picture came up fine. I had trouble the other day though. After I posted a pic I got an error message saying I didn't have permission to view it...LOL Seems to be an intermittent thing.

Thanks for sharing your find.

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Posted 07 September 2011 - 01:52 AM

Way to go Rob...doing well I see, awesome score...wish I was out there! Its been a while...Guido
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#5 AzNuggetBob

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Posted 06 October 2011 - 03:42 AM

Hey Rob pictures are loading fine for me. Nice speci. Take care AzNuggetBob

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#6 Capt. D.

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Posted 06 October 2011 - 07:11 AM

No problem viewing that nice specimen. You sure you didnt just want everyone to look at it and be envious?
(just kiddin)

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