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Pluggin' Away | by subarcticmike
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Pluggin' Away

Drilling a hole into a gold showing on an island in Conjurer Bay, Great Bear Lake, Northwest Territories, Canada. Requirements: prospector with a blasting ticket, Atlas-Copco gas plugger (also called a Cobra), 3 ft drill steel, powder or sticks of dynamite, electric cap, roll of electrical wire and 'stick' of C-cell batteries (orange duct tape) to use as electric detonator.

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Taken in July 2000