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  • Build Your Own Gold Rocker Box Or Gold Cradle

    Build Your Own Gold Rocker Box Or Gold Cradle By Chris Ralph Submitted On August 14 2008 First developed in the goldfields of the state of Georgia the rocker was an important gold mining tool At the very dawn of the Gold rush to California the rocker box also known as a cradle was perhaps the most used piece of gold prospecting

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  • Starter Guide to Gold Prospecting and Mining

    2015 2 23 Starter Guide to Gold Prospecting and Mining While venturing into a gold mine is fun and exciting it can also be intimidating and dangerous as all mines are underneath the earth s surface in some shape or form Working in a gold mine is no easy job as it will take extensive amounts of time and effort to find any pieces of gold

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  • How I built a recirculating sluice box for gold prospecting

    2021 2 4 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 likely to find a whole lot of gold by panning alone To find a lot of gold you have to pan a lot of dirt

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  • Gold Cradle Rocker Box River Sluice High Banker

    Gold Cradle/Rocker Box Washing cradle consisting of a wooden sled shaped base on rockers and a wooden washing tray with a perforated base The base made of cedar

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  • Small Mining Equipment For Gold Prospecting Montana

    Like a sluicethe rocker box has riffles and a carpet in it to trap the gold It was designed to be used in areas with less water than a sluice box The process involves pouring water out of a pail and then rocking the small sluice box like a cradle thus the name rocker box or cradle

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  • Gold Cradle Rocker Box River Sluice High Banker

    Gold Cradle Rocker Box River Sluice High Banker Trommel Prospecting Prospecting Rubber Mats Home River Sluices Stumpy Dog 38 River Sluice 215 00 In Stock Due to current demand this product is available for backorders only Please contact us

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  • Gold Cradle Rocker Box River Sluice High Banker

    Gold Cradle Rocker Box River Sluice High Banker Trommel Prospecting With well over 40 years prospecting for fine gold we have used and tested some of the worlds best units dedicated to the weekend prospector We are very proud of the design and finished product

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  • using a rockerbox while prospecting

    Using A Rockerbox While Prospecting capsolproject using a rockerbox while prospecting What Does A Rocker Box Used For Gold Propecting using a rockerbox while prospecting The California Gold Rush folk used the rocker box More while building a shaker le is a fairly difficult project the results can be the principal use of a gold rocker is

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  • Amazon Gold Rocker Box Sluice Plans DIY

    Amazon Home Shop by Room Discover Shop by Style Home Décor Furniture Kitchen Dining Bed Bath Garden Outdoor Home Improvement Gold Rocker Box Sluice Plans DIY Prospecting Mining Equipment Build Your Own Brand DIY Plans 1 0 out of 5 stars 3 ratings

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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

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  • how to build a mining rocker

    How To Build A Gold Rockertreppen linke Rocker bo plans for gold prospecting Building a rocker box gold prospecting Building a rocker box gold prospecting xsm build your own gold rocker box or gold cradle g 14 2008 first developed in the goldfields of the state of georgia the rocker was an important gold mining tool Go to product center ee rocker sluice box plans coal crushing

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    wooden blocks bunnings plans 😱Plans and Projects Build Your Own Gold Rocker Box Or Gold Cradle May 08 2007 Â Build Your Own Gold Rocker Box Or Gold Cradle First developed in the goldfields of the state of Georgia the rocker was an important gold mining tool

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  • The Riffle/Trap System

    2016 1 7 The design and style of the riffle system is very important for if the riffles are spaced to close or to far away from each other this can and will effect the performance of the riffles to capture gold Also the size and shape of the riffles are just as important as the spacing is I have never bought a sluice box all of my boxes are homemade

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  • AY Honor Gold Prospecting

    Rocker box Similar in principle to a sluice is a rocker a cradle like piece of equipment that could be rocked to sift sands through screens which was introduced by Chinese miners in British Columbia and Australia where the practice was referred to as rocking the golden baby Gold prospecting is no different When we gold prospect we

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    A rocker box also known as a cradle is a gold mining implement for is a baffle which acts as another trap for fine gold and also ensures that the aggregate Read more Placer miningWikipedia the free encyclopedia Gold Prospecting Rocker BoxYouTube Nov 20 2009 Hi this is a gold rocker box that was made from the idea

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  • Build Your Own Gold Rocker Box Or Gold Cradle

    2017 7 10 First developed in the goldfields of the state of Georgia the rocker was an important gold mining tool At the very dawn of the Gold rush to California the rocker box also known as a cradle was perhaps the most used piece of gold prospecting equipment For a time it

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  • how to make a gold rocker sluice

    2021 6 10 Building A Rocker Sluice Ptspnl Mar 31 2021 how to make a gold rocker sluice how to build a simple rocker sluice box Rocker Box PlansGold Fever Prospecting Rocker Box PlansPictures and complete plans to build your own rocker box for from gpaa site The Detailed Plans for Building a Rocker The first part of this chapter Each side of the box and sluice can be cut out of one piece of 1

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  • Jeff

    2018 12 10 Gold prospecting drywashing rocker boxes detecting relic hunting/coin shooting hiking off roading Gear Used Gold buddy drywasher Gold cradle rocker box Gold Monster 1000 Equinox 600/800 Gold bug 2 gold bug pro F 19 and too much more to list Recent Profile Visitors

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  • Fossicking

    2021 10 26 Basic fossicking equipment includes geological and topographic maps a geological hammer pick shovel sieve gold pan and magnifying glass More sophisticated equipment may include a metal detector manual cradle rocker or sluice box Fossicking may only be undertaken using hand operated equipment Mechanically operated equipment cannot be used

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  • plans showing how to make a miners shake table or box

    2012 11 20 Rocker Box PDF file of rocker box plans hosted at How I built a recirculating sluice box for gold prospecting How to build a recirculating sluice box for gold prospecting I drew up a simple plan for a cradle that would sit on The photo also shows a closeup of the hinge

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  • Buildng an old style long tom sluice box

    2015 3 29 Some of you will probably think that this is probably a pretty strange post but I m planning on building an old style long tom sluice box for display purposes it will not be used for running any type of material I haven t had a whole lot of luck finding up close or detailed pictures of old long tom sluice boxes so I m not 100 sure how to build one to look somewhat authentic

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  • Rocker Box

    Rocker box frame is made of light weight Redwood that resists damage from getting wet The matting material is similar to the matting that is found in the Gold Cube systems exact matting may vary reference to give you an idea of the type/style

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  • The Completed Rocker Box Build

    2013 12 19 Gold Prospecting Forum Gold Prospecting The Completed Rocker Box Build I ll go ya one better and show ya my gravel suckin rocker box The hand pump will pull a gravel slurry to the bucket then only water goes to the pump Somehow I envisioned a wooden cradle with a handle for agitation Looks like a highbanker to me Nice piece of

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  • Gold Panning Equipment How To Make A Rocker Box

    The Rocker Box Bc Gold Adventures One of the first devices used after the gold pan was the gold rocker box A rocker also called a cradle or a dolly is used when water is in short supply or when the depth of the stream or creek is too shallow to use a sluicebox A And A Machine Works Gold Rocker For The Cariboo 1932 Read More

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  • Let s Rock Montana Gold Claims

    Rocker At least twice as much gravel can be worked per day with the rocker as with the pan The rocker or cradle as it is sometimes called must be manipulated carefully to prevent loss of fine gold With the rocker the manual labor of washing is less strenuous but whether panning or rocking the same method is used for excavating the gravel

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  • Gold Rocker Box

    2015 10 19 Gold Rocker Boxes generally ranged in length from 24 to 60 inches in width from 12 to 25 inches and in height from 6 to 24 inches Resembling a box on skids or a poorly designed sled a rocker sorts materials through screens Figure 1 Rockers are built in three distinct parts a body or sluice box a screen and an apron

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  • how to build a rocker box for gold mining

    2021 6 9 My recommended design for a rocker is to start buy building a sluice box 40 inches long 16 inches wide on the bottom sloped like a cradle and with rockers at each end The hopper would be 16 inches square and 6 inches deep with a sheet metal bottom made of perforated steel with 1/2 inch holes At the bottom of Figures l and 2 two rockers made of 2 by 6 inch or 2 by 4 inch lumber the

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  • Sofala Gold Panning

    2020 7 23 Phil is your gold prospecting expert and he is also a talented manufacturer of River Sluices Rocker Boxes and Higbankers for those who may like to continue their gold prospecting journey On each tour Phil will usually bring his original 1940s rocker box for you to use A rocker box or cradle separates gold from sand and gravel and can

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  • What is the rocker and cradle

    2010 5 15 A rocker and cradle gets its name from its method of operation Simply a rocker consists of a sluice box and hopper mounted in such a way that it can rock side to side Gold bearing gravel is

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  • Hargraves Cradle Used to Make Australia s First Payable

    2012 9 26 This gold cradle was the first to be used in Australia to discover payable quantities of gold It was made by William Tom Jr following directions from Edward Hargraves and was based on similar cradles also called rockers used to wash for gold in California Edward Hargraves was the man responsible for triggering the gold rush in New South

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  • Use of Rockers and Long Toms During the California Gold

    2015 2 25 The rocker was merely a way to pan for gold more quickly The rocker moved more water and rock than the miners could by hand In essence the rocker was a box into which the prospectors shoveled both dirt and water The box had a handle that they pushed back and forth Like the swishing motion of panning this rocking caused heavier material to

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  • Sluicing

    2021 6 13 Sluicing is the use of a sluice box in a creek to separate gold from gravels A sluice box is a metal wood or plastic channel that has riffles and other devices in it to catch gold The sluice box is placed in the water with the entrance of the box upstream so water flows through the box The sluice box is set with a slight downhill tilt

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  • Rocker box Page 1 Alluvial Gold Prospecting

    2017 9 25 14 September 2017 07 28 pm This is interesting from several perspectives Chris Firstly you ve got to respect this guy s enthusiasm for the old school way of doing things Secondly it shows quite clearly just how effective this rudimentary tool was at catching even fine gold and I think his revised model with a few more proper riffles and gold mat etc will improve its capability out of site

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  • LOOKING FOR ROCKER BOX TIPS AND

    2017 10 23 20 October 2017 08 03 am Hey Nugs what I was talking about was underneath the miners moss was to have a fairly deep channel in an arrow shape router cut into the bed of the rocker you might find deep v matting I was thinking 4 5mm deep channel any heavies going through the moss would make their way to that then at the front of the arrow a deep pocket like an open jar could be cut into

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  • Rocker Box/Gold Cradle plans

    2020 11 19 Rocker Box/Gold Cradle plans request Pages 1 Login to reply #1 Darkcade Member From Warrnambool VIC Joined 20 October 2017 Posts 17 Member 28 June 2018 01 37 pm I am currently working on making a wooden rocker box mostly for fun but to test out in the field soon

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  • What is the rocker and cradle

    2010 5 15 A rocker and cradle gets its name from its method of operation Simply a rocker consists of a sluice box and hopper mounted in such a way that it can rock side to side Gold bearing gravel is

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  • The Rocker or Cradle Historic Gold gravel processing

    2010 6 19 The rocker or cradle is still less efficient than the long tom and inferior in capacity It bears some resemblance in shape and size to a child s cradle and rests upon similar rockers The cradle box is about forty inches long twenty wide and four high and it stands with the upper end about two feet higher than the lower end which is open

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  • build your own gold prospecting equipment

    Build Your Own Gold Rocker box or cradle of gold and gold prospecting equipment Sunday 18 April 2010 The rocker first and put in the Goldfields from the state of Georgia and gold mining 26 Feb 1048

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  • Gold Cradle Plans Riffles

    Build Your Own Gold Rocker Box Or Gold Cradle First developed in the goldfields of the state of Georgia the rocker was an important gold mining tool At the very dawn of the Gold rush to California the rocker box also known as a cradle was perhaps the most used piece of gold prospecting equipment Details

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