How To Build and Operate Sluice Boxes

In the testing phase of this little sluice-building project I am not trying to repeat the work done by Clarkson, Poling, McCarter and others who analyzed commercial sluice systems but rather attempt to investigate the relative efficiency of various riffle designs that are common in the types of sluice boxes used by most of us amateur and part-time...

Suction Gold Dredge Basics

Jun 13, 2018· A suction gold dredge is basically an underwater vacuum cleaner Material is transported from underwater to the surface and run through a sluice box to capture the gold A sluice box works because gold is 15 times heavier than sand and gravel and so is easily trapped by the riffles and carpet in the sluice box...

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...

Build Your Own Homemade Mining Equipment

Jul 28, 2011· It is really just a sluice box set up to run at a location away from the waters edge A close relation of the dredge and sluice box, the highbanker has the advantage of being able to work bench gravels left high and dry by river erosion There are two main elements of a high banker: they are the feed box and the sluice box...

How to Make a 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 mining season Using simple tools, you can design and make your own sluice box, and be prospecting for gold in no time Build your own prospecting equipment...

Building the Gold Dredge

Jul 10, 2012· Fine tuning the gold dredge, working with the mats, riffles, expanded metal, dredge hose connections and more , Sluice Box for Gold , Trommel Build (Part 1) - Duration: 59:52...

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Build Your Own: Simple Hand Dredge Sniping Tool

Oct 08, 2007· goldsucker presents a DIY video presentation for construction of a simple gold prospecting hand dredge - courtesy of Fissureman...

Build Your Own Homemade Gold Sluice Box

This article tells how you can plan and build your own gold sluice box I think its a great project for beginners , It won't be difficult to get some ideas to make your own plans Sluice boxes can be made out of wood, aluminum, plastic or steel , Build Your Own Homemade Gold Sluice Box EzineArticl...

Build Your Own Gold Dredge Highbanker

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Build Your Own Gold Prospecting Equipment

Dredging with Levels by Jim Witt, California I found that judging the right angle of drop on my 2" dredge sluice box was to cumbersome and I was often wrong I often times work alone and could not take the time to watch the pitch carefully so I attached two levels on the dredge that would visually show me when the dredge was level side-to-side ....