setting up a sluice box

  • How to build a sluice box part III Heckler Fabriion

    sluices need to be designed to collect both types of gold. To do this the sluice is generally set up in dualpurpose mode consisting of an underlayment or matt of Nomad fabric or ribbed carpet covered with fine expanded metal mesh underneath a conventional set of riffles. Alternatively the box is divided into two sections, 


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  • A Recirculating Sluice Box for Gold Prospecting: 10 Steps (with

    Sep 18, 2010 A lot of my favorite gold panning streams dry up almost completely during the summer months. So I decided to build a recirculating sluice that would recycle a little water over and over again. Here is a video of the finished sluice in operation in its final configuration. This sluice went through several revisions 


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  • BC Placer Fine Gold Fine Opportunity

    Any clay that goes into the sluice must be completely broken up and suspended in the water so no balls of clay steal gold as they move down the sluice. The old standard sluice box with riffles, expandedmetalscreen and matting can do a pretty good job of recovering fine gold. A SluiceScreenSluice Setup.


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  • How to use a Sluice Box. Gold prospecting equipment

    Sluice boxes are great tools for recovering placer gold. By learning the basics of how to properly set up and use a sluice box, they can really increase the amount of gold you can find compared to just gold panning alone.


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  • Riffle Shapes and Angles Gold Hog

    Gold Hog Riffle Shapes and Angles. Back to Main Study. Riffle shapes, sizes, styles, angles.. Ahhhh What you've been waiting for right? Maybe or maybe not. Take a look at the shapes below. They are just a few of the MANY we tested. Which ones do you think performed the best? Here's where we tell you information 


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  • Sluice Box Set Up (Keene A52) Appalachian Prospectors Gold

    Feb 11, 2012 This is how I set up my sluice box, a Keene A 52. This will work for any sluice box.The recomended drop for the sluice box is 1 inch per foot, the Keene A52 is about 3 feet long so a 3 inch drop is good. Meaning that the feed end is 3 inches higher


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  • How to Use a Sluice for Gold: 8 Steps (with Pictures) wikiHow

    Keep in mind that you will want to set up your sluice close to where you will be digging up your gold bearing gravel. You will need to find a place where Once the sluice is stable you can begin feeding your gold bearing gravel into the upper portion of the sluice box in carefully regulated amounts. It is important to not dump 


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  • Sluicing 101

    After you have loed a promising deposit of goldbearing gravel, walk along the stream bank and look for a place where you can set up your sluice box. You should search for a spot where the current is moving quite swiftly. Once you find such a place, set your sluice box directly in the current so that the box is filled with 


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  • Sluice box properly setup and how to use, feed and adjust

    Apr 5, 2012 How to properly setup, adjust, and operate a sluice box.


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  • How to Use a Sluice for Gold: 8 Steps (with Pictures) wikiHow

    Keep in mind that you will want to set up your sluice close to where you will be digging up your gold bearing gravel. You will need to find a place where Once the sluice is stable you can begin feeding your gold bearing gravel into the upper portion of the sluice box in carefully regulated amounts. It is important to not dump 


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  • Set up and Run a Sluice Box Colorado Gold Camp

    Sluicing for gold works because of the simple fact that gold is much heavier in relation to the other minerals, sand and debris that are commonly found alongside placer gold. Your typical bank run or river bed material will be made up of quartz sand, host rock and various other minerals. Gold has a specific gravity of 


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  • Sluice box properly setup and how to use, feed and adjust

    Apr 5, 2012 How to properly setup, adjust, and operate a sluice box.


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  • How to SIZE a Sluice Box 911 Metallurgist

    Jul 4, 2017 This week I went and asked "how to SIZE a sluice box" to the crew on a large gold prospector forum and other sluice or gravity gold recovery 'experts' and gathered the list of emails and forum posts .. There was no real "starting point" for the system and we really don't spec out entire recovery systems.


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  • Proper Sluice Set Up Gold Rush Trading Post

    How To Properly Set Up Your Stream Sluice. The sluice should be set at a downhill angle that allows the material to briskly flow through the sluice. The higher the volume of water available, the shallower Pace your shoveling so that the sluice box has time to clear before you add more material. The purpose of the riffles 


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  • Set up and Run a Sluice Box Colorado Gold Camp

    Sluicing for gold works because of the simple fact that gold is much heavier in relation to the other minerals, sand and debris that are commonly found alongside placer gold. Your typical bank run or river bed material will be made up of quartz sand, host rock and various other minerals. Gold has a specific gravity of 


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  • Colorado Prospector Club Sluice Box operation Instructions And

    Basically a sluice box is your "controlled environment" where you the operator create a creekbed copy that will do what mother nature does naturally..pull or seperate the gold and other heavier materials with the combination of water flow and gravity. With this in mind we will continue with set up and operation of your sluice 


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  • Sluice Box Use and SetUp Black Mining

    Information on how sluice boxes work, as well as sluice box use and set up instructions.


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  • 5 Tips to Capture More Gold in your Sluice Box Gold Rush Nuggets

    Getting your sluice box setup correctly is absolutely critical for gold retention. This is especially true for holding that really fine textured gold which can easily be lost! Water that flows through the sluice box should be fast enough that it easily moves lighter materials (small rocks, gravel, sand, etc.) while allowing the gold to 


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  • Setting the Proper Water Velocity Through a Sluice Box

    In setting up a sluice, if feasible, it is desirable to have enough water flow to move the material through the box as fast as you can shovel (or dredge) it in at full production speed. Most of the riffles being used today are designed so that a concentratingaction takes place behind the riffles. By increasing or decreasing the 


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  • Power Sluice: Collectibles eBay

    *10" Power Sluice Box Setup * Highbanker,mining,Prospecting. $310.95. Buy It Now. 95 watching 8 sold. RDH ProspectingPower Sluice Box Setup Kit. This kit include's our New RDH 48"L x 10"W sluice with flair,RDH 12"L x 10"W x 8"H header box, RDH 12.5"W x 36"L sluice stand, 12 volt 1200gph pump, 6 .


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