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Gold Well Vortex Drop Riffle Sluice Box - Gold Prospecting ...

As seen on Bering Sea Gold! If you're a fan of the Discovery channel's popular Bering Sea Gold, then you've seen the Gold Well sluices in action aboard the AU Grabber. Nathan Makowski (brother of Bernie, the inventor of the vortex drop riffle sluice) used the Gold Well sluices on a dredge during the 2013 summer filming season in Nome, Alaska ...

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Historic Pedro Gold Dredge | Chicken Gold Camp

The dredge was opened to the public in August 2005. It is the most complete bucket line gold dredge open to the public in Alaska and perhaps North America. Adjoining the dredge and throughout the Gold Camp/Chicken RV park, an assemblage of historical gold rush equipment and buildings, including a vintage machine shop, can be viewed for free.

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Gold dredge - Wikipedia

Gold dredges were used in New Zealand from the 1860s, although the earlier dredges were of primative design and not very successful. Much of the New Zealand dredge technology was developed locally. The first really successful bucket dredge for gold mining was that of Choie Sew Hoy, also known as Charles Sew Hoy, in 1889. This dredge was able ...

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Dredging for Gold Tips - Gold Fever Prospecting

Gold Dredge Tip # 2 Change the engine oil after the first 5 hours on a new motor. This is "break-in oil." After that, change the oil every 20-25 hours running time. Typical dredge motors do not have an oil filter, and the oil must be changed more often than your car. Use ONLY grades and weights of oil recommended by the manufacturer.

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Grumpy Prospector Home

One Cleanline System, No Miners Moss, No Carpets, and No Positive riffles to have to remove and clean for your Gold recovery. Simple easy straight forward design that can be used alone or in conjunction with any Commercial or non Commercial mining operation, with a Trommel, Shaker, D Rocker, Dredge, and more.

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» Setting the Proper Water Velocity Through a Sluice Box

How much water velocity is directed over the box directly affects how much material will stay behind the riffles. When the correct amount of water force is being put through a sluice, its riffles will run about half full of material, and the material can be seen to be dancing and vibrating behind the riffles (concentrating) when the water is flowing.

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Dredges | Hocken Snapshop

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Sumpter Valley Gold Dredge - Unfamiliar Land

Jan 16, 2021 · The Sumpter Valley Dredge is one of three mining dredges that once operated in the area. The remains of the second one is a short distance down the road next to a railway museum, but the third is harder to find. I spent an evening studying satellite photos, and eventually found what I was sure had to be the dredge.

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Gold Dredge 8 Fairbanks | AlaskaTravel.com

A two-hour exploration of Alaska’s rich mining history featuring a short train ride, visit to a dredge, and chance to pan for gold.

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Coal Creek Steam Boiler and Permafrost Thawing - Yukon ...

The Klondike-Alaska Gold Rush inspired much innovation, particularly in the field of thawing. An inventor named Greenleaf W. Pichard tried and failed to use an electric-powered furnace to melt frozen ground; others pumped hot water into and out of their mine shafts; and it was an accident in 1898 that led to the widespread use of steam in the thawing process.

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