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How To Build A Sluice Bo For A Dredge

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GOLD PROSPECTING EQUIPMENT DIY PLANS

GOLD PROSPECTING EQUIPMENT - DIY PLANS When your just starting out the cost of some gold prospecting equipment can set you back So if your handy with tools this page hosts various instructions for building prospecting/mining related tools You can use them as is or as a guiding point for developing your own design so you can get prospecting

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D I Y prospecting mining equipment parts supplies

Heckler Fabrication D I Y Parts supplies for your sluice box needs Everything needed for modification of your Highbanker or any other equipment using a sluice box See our Custom Build page on our site if you want us to custom build one for you

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Make a sluice box for gold

Self Feeding Sluice Box! Cool new design takes the pain out of feeding a sluice box Gold prospecting cheap and easy DIY! This is my new Self Feeding Sluice Box design in action for its first prototype run I then test it on gold bearing ground to see how well

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How to Build a Gold Dredge

If you are just getting into the gold-finding game making a gold dredge sluice box is a great way to start Cut a piece of plywood to 1-foot long by 4-feet wide This size is easy for one person to handle and is large enough to dredge through a good amount of soil and gravel at once This piece of plywood will be used as the bottom of the

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How to Build a Sluice Box

How to Build a Sluice Box Learning how to build a sluice box is a fairly straightforward process A sluice box is essentially a scaled down version of a river – it separates the lighter worthless materials from the heavier valuable materials just like a river does the difference being that you can take the sluice box out of the river and extract the gold using either a pan and other type

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Can I just build a dredge out of a trash pump and a sluice

Jul 18 2009Can I just build a dredge out of a trash pump and a sluice box? Sign in to follow this Followers 0 Can I just build a dredge out of a trash pump and a sluice box? By Zippoz July 17 2009 in Gold Nugget Hunting Prospecting Forum Reply to this topic Start new topic Recommended Posts Zippoz 0 Zippoz 0 Members 0 48 posts

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Plan and design your own home made suction dredge for gold

It's an key and critical item - hey if your sluice box doesn't capture the gold then your whole dredge project is a lot of wasted time I've actually done up a whole separate webpage on designing and building the sluice box for your home made dredge This page shows you what I did build my sluice box

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How a Sluice Box Works

A sluice box usually has a flare at the top end this increases water flow through the box which in turn will help you extract the gold (once flow is not too fast) For a sluice box to work at optimum efficiency there should be no white water showing in the sluice box –

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Gold Sluice Box Design

The gold sluice box is an efficient alternative to panning for gold allowing the prospector to quickly sift through a much greater volume of sediment Although many affordable varieties are available to purchase they are even more affordable to build With a little knowledge skill and creativity a prospector can build a custom sluice box from almost any type of solid material available

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A Recirculating Sluice Box for Gold Prospecting 10 Steps

A Recirculating Sluice Box for Gold Prospecting One of my many hobbies is recreational gold prospecting I've been gold panning on my vacations for many years It's a lot of fun It's great exercise I get to do it in really scenic locations I have even found some gold However you aren't lik

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How to Use a Sluice for Gold 8 Steps (with

Jan 24 2018How to Use a Sluice for Gold Gold prospecting is becoming an ever-increasingly popular hobby Spending time in the beauty of the outdoors and the lure of striking it rich are some of the attractions The gold sluice allows a prospector to

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Setting the Proper Water Velocity Through a Sluice Box

As a general rule the optimum slope-setting of a sluice is around one inch of drop per linear foot of box This can change depending upon the volume and velocity of water being used and/or the average shape size volume or weight (specific gravity) of material that you are processing

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Sluice Box Matting Options for Fine Gold Recovery

Quality matting is important not only in a basic sluice box but also for the sluice on a suction dredge It is a good idea to experiment with different water flows angles of the sluice box riffle types and different matting to increase the fine gold recovery To prevent clogging of the

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Double

Building double classification screens so they can be adjusted up and down to allow you to set three separate water-flows through the sluice box requires quite a lot of labor! But getting this right is the foundation of this whole concept Here are some video links which demonstrate the

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Gold Sluice Boxes for Prospecting

The idea is to position a sluice box in a running stream so that the water does the work-- separating the dirt and rocks away from the gold Since gold is heavy it will stay in the bottom of the sluice trapped in the miner's moss A good rule of thumb is to set your sluice at a grade of one inch per foot of drop

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Building a Sluice box?

Sep 20 2018I have a few question on building a Sluice Box How wide should i build it if i am planing on using a recirculating water system? i have the miners moss at 12 x 36 and the expanded metal at 12 x 36 and 36 x 18 flashing for a 12 x 3 x 36 box and also black deep grove rubber matting

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Prospecting Channel How to Build a Sluice Box

Build Use a Sluice Box Go on an Arizona Adventure in Prospecting as we use a Sluice Box built from scratch on a stream that only runs a few days during the year Plans and explanation of how to build the sluice available on extended DVD version See

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How to Build a Sluice Box 2

How to Build a Sluice Box 2 Now that you know the various parts that you need to build a sluice box we can begin to design make and assemble them The best part to start on is the lowest part of the sluice box this will hold the whole thing together and as such should be the sturdiest and most reliable part of the sluice box

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Proline Mining Equipment Dredge/Highbanker Combo 2

Proline Dredge/Highbanker combos have become the standard against which all other dual purpose machines are measured We feel the reason is simple All of our combos are designed with one goal in mind build a machine that can actually do both of its intended jobs well yet remain lightweight and simple in design

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Dredge instructions

Remember the solid content should not exceed 10 % A normal sluice box tilt is approximately 1/2 inch to the running foot A four foot sluice box should have an approximate tilt of 2 Before attempting to clean the sluice box it should be allowed to run with only water for a few minutes in order to wash out any excess gravel that have

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Proline Gold Mining and Prospecting Equipment/Gold Dredges

All of our dredges are flare dredges The flare dredges are easily distinguished from the dredges that use a hopper or header box in that they incorporate a large expansion chamber or flare which is located between the dredge's power jet and the sluice box There are

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How to Sluice

Modern prospectors use sluice boxes to work literally any type of gold-bearing gravel which can not be worked with a suction dredge Sluice box's have been successfully used to process gold bearing gavels located in dry desert areas by utilizing transported in water and recirculation systems

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How to Build a Hand Suction Dredge

Gold prospecting cheap and easy DIY! This is my new Self Feeding Sluice Box design in action for its first prototype run I then test it on gold bearing ground to see how well On this episode of PaystreakTV Prospector Gary joins us for a bit to show his Jobe high banker suction dredge Gold Prospecting w/ DIY Backpack Mini Dredge - 1 5 pvc

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How to make a bedrock crevice sucker ( Hand Dredge

How to make a bedrock crevice sucker ( Hand Dredge ) - YouTube Saved from youtube GOLD dredging - How to make a bedrock crevice sucker ( Hand GOLD Dredging ) Greg Shepard saved to Gold Board People also love these ideas SLUICE BOX-New Secret Gold Mining Tool -

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Building A Dredge For A Sluice Box Plans

Homemade Dredge Sluice Box Homemade dredge sluice box Grinding Mill China How to Make a Sluice Box DIY Build a Homemade Sluice Box DIY Sluice Box Building a sluice box for gold prospecting is a fairly simple project and is a fun way to spend the winter in preparation for the Live Chat How To Build A Highbanker Sluice Doovi

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What sluice mats to use

By their nature dredges are rather inefficient when it comes to capturing fine gold You have unclassified material running through a short sluice and the water is deep and fast 2-4 seconds is all you have for gold to settle and be captured Unfortunately there's not a lot you can do about it if you currently own a dredge

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plans to make 2 suction nozzle for dredging

Dec 10 2014hello guys once you give me plans to make suction nozzle but when my profile was deleted for safety reasons all posts its gone can you again give me plans how to build it pls? i hope to start these days to make my eqwipment and plans for making highbanker combo its

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Gold Dredge and Highbanker Plans

Oct 23 2012I took some pictures (in my attic) of my dredge/high banker so you can see how I build it In a previous post I showed how to build the hopper box portion and posted dimensioned drawings so you can build your own In this post I will talk about how to build the sluice box

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Keene Hand Sluice Box (A52) and upgrading mats

May 10 2017Hello fellow prospector I am no expert but if you are going to use gold hog matting which are great you do not want to use the riffles just run bare mats You may have to do a little modification at the top of your sluice box for the mat to fit hope this helps and watch Doc's video's and what mats are good for a sluice

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Plan Design and Build a Homemade Gold Sluice Box

That meant there were a lot of strange designs as every guy had some idea about building a better mousetrap or sluice box To this day in the gold bearing regions of third world countries prospectors design and build sluice boxes out the most unusual items –

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Gold Dredge

Prior to the advent of the dredge placer techniques were mainly limited to gold panning and use of rockers and sluice boxes and later hydraulic monitors These original dredges were in operation up until about 1966 After WWII increased wages and the fixed price of gold eventually took their toll on profitability causing dredging to cease

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Homemade 3 Stage Under Current Sluice Box catching Gold

If you make a sluice box for yourself I wish you the best of luck with your project California Gold dredge Country My first use of this sluice was on my 2003 prospecting trip to Sierra City For more about that trip and the sluice box see SIERRA CITY PROSPECTING Thanks for checking out my gold mining adventure

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