Followup video on my other channel:

A few months ago, one of my patrons sent me a bunch of old gold jewelry for me to refine. I originally thought that it was going to just be some gold plated stuff, but it turned out to be quite a bit of gold. I was able to purify out all of the gold and then melt them down into some small 24K pure gold bars.

Procedure references:
Paint can idea:
CodysLab: (Both the main procedure and the silver recovery. I can't find the video where he recovered the silver from the chloride though.)

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