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Gold Dredge DIY 3 inch part 1: the pump - YouTube

Feb 09, 2016  While unemployed in the winter of 2015-16, I set out to build a 3" gold dredge on the cheap. I acquired most of the components for it, but still needed the p...

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turning trash pump into suction dredge

2012-11-12 Re: Pond dredging with a trash pump My grandfather dredged a bay out (many years ago) with a 3" trash pump that had a 16hp Wisconsin engine on it. He said that it worked well, but a 3" trash pump with a smaller motor that he rented a few years back didnt work at all, he spent more time cleaning it out than he did pumping.

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

Jul 18, 2009  That 3 inch pump can put out a lot of water. I put the dredge in the hole. It is important that only relatively clean water go into the dredge pump so I put the output of the 3 inch pump into a large bucket, the foot valve for the dredge pump goes into the bucket so that it only sucks up clean water.

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Can I dredge my pond with a trash pump? - Pond Boss Forum

Apr 19, 2015  I would be no help in what equipment to use but my idea was to use a trash pump and place it 1-2' above the bottom and use a pressure cleaner to blast the bottom and stir it up and have the trash pump take a higher water to solid ratio. no idea how well it will work but i

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Making a pond vacuum from a trash pump - YouTube

May 20, 2018  About Press Copyright Contact us Creators Advertise Developers Terms Privacy Policy Safety How YouTube works Test new features Press Copyright Contact us Creators ...

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DIY-Dredge – Dredging by yourself is fun

The Dredge is an efficient alternative to using an excavator, which is expensive, has limited reach, may be destructive to the shore, and typically deposits the material adjacent to the shore, only to wash back in with the first good rain. It also works well as a fire pump.

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How to Make a DIY Airlift Mud Pump - YouTube

Nov 20, 2016  https://tngun/experimental-diy-airlift-mud-pump/https://amazon/V-Pump-060400-Multipurpose-Submersible-Pump/dp/B00C2PT9BM/sheschinc-20I have a...

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Trash Pump Review/ Cleaning the pond/ Duckweed/ Homestead ...

May 22, 2019  3” Trash pump purchase for our acre pond in North East Texas. We are new homesteaders and exciting to finally be posting our new life on our 5 acres property...

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trash pumps on dredge. - Gold Prospectors Association of ...

Apr 30, 2020  So was looking for info on pressure needed for suction dredge. i cant find no numbers says this much psi for this size dredge. Ive heard of trash pumps being used on dredges and dont see no use buying a high dollar motor for a dredge if this one can put out the water needed. If use a 3 inch intake might have enough for something.

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Can I dredge my pond with a trash pump? - Pond Boss Forum

Apr 19, 2015  I would be no help in what equipment to use but my idea was to use a trash pump and place it 1-2' above the bottom and use a pressure cleaner to blast the bottom and stir it up and have the trash pump take a higher water to solid ratio. no idea how well it will work but i

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turning trash pump into suction dredge

2012-11-12 Re: Pond dredging with a trash pump My grandfather dredged a bay out (many years ago) with a 3" trash pump that had a 16hp Wisconsin engine on it. He said that it worked well, but a 3" trash pump with a smaller motor that he rented a few years back didnt work at all, he spent more time cleaning it out than he did pumping.

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Plan and design your own home made suction dredge for gold ...

The centrifugal pumps used by all the dredge makers are well designed for this purpose. I recommend you purchase one of the pumps designed by Keene. I got my pump used at my local prospecting shop. Don’t use a trash pump and think you can pump the sand through the trash pump, saving the need for a

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DIY-Dredge – Dredging by yourself is fun

The Dredge is an efficient alternative to using an excavator, which is expensive, has limited reach, may be destructive to the shore, and typically deposits the material adjacent to the shore, only to wash back in with the first good rain. It also works well as a fire pump.

More

DIY Dredge - Portable Suction Dredge - Shore Restore

The dredge is designed to pump a lot of water along with the sediment to ensure that everything come out of the discharge hose smoothly. Whether your a commercial service provider, private contractor, municipality, or individual home owner the “DIY” dredge will

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Do It Yourself, Home made Suction Dredge

Jul 28, 2011  The centrifugal pumps used by all the dredge makers are well designed for this purpose. I recommend you purchase one of the pumps designed by Keene. I got my pump used at my local prospecting shop. Don’t use a trash pump and think you can pump the sand through the trash pump, saving the need for a jet.

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Suction Gold Dredge Basics - Steve's Guides ...

Jun 13, 2018  A gold dredge is powered by a motor and pump. A common misperception is that gravel is sucked through the pump. The pump actually pumps only water, which is delivered to a venturi type device (called a power jet or a suction nozzle) which indirectly creates suction in a larger hose. The solves two problems.

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How to Build a Pond Dredge Hunker

A cleaning method called dredging is necessary to alleviate these problems. Dredging involves running a special bucket through the bottom of the pond to collect these waste materials. A homemade pond dredge can be made with the right materials and some time.

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Moving mud from under boat lift? Boating Forum - iboats ...

Oct 27, 2010  4" trash pump, hose w/ fire hose nozzle. If you don't have a nozzle, step down the outflow hose into a 1" galvanized or iron pipe. Hang on! Do this on the outgoing tide so that the suspended silt is washed away Do not push (or shovel) silt toward shore; it will just fill back in. Once you have your hole, maintain with your outboard as suggested.

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Trash Pump? - Pond Boss Forum

May 17, 2008  The trash pump I have only dewaters. I couldn't see it removing silt. It pumps about 150 gpms. Just my opinion but it would see even if a trash pump removed silt in the area of the bottom it was laying on it would seem it would be localized and you'd have to keep moving it.

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DIY: Water Dredging eHow

Dredging is a method of underwater excavation that is used to clear sediment and foliage from the bottom of creeks, ponds, lakes and other water sources. Accumulated sediment can pose a navigational risk to boats and can create a bad smell and cause excessive aquatic vegetation to grow.

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How to find the best deal on a trash pump for a Gold Dredge.

Feb 03, 2014  For the pump i used Northern Tool. They sell the pumps for around $100 and you can get a 4% rebate by using Mr. Rebates (see the link above). I used a pump that had a capacity of around 14,000 gallons per hour. To convert Gallons per minute to gallons per hour, multiply gallons per minute to gallons per hour.

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How To Select a Dredge Pump 101 - EDDY Pump

Dredge pumps are a special category of heavy-duty slurry pumps that are utilized in the process of dredging. Dredging is referred to as the process of transport of underwater sediments (usually sand, gravel or rocks) from one region to another (a piece of typical dredging equipment is shown in Figure 1).

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When To Use a Cutterhead, Jetting System ... - EDDY Pump

Primary pump applications for a water jetting system are dam dredging, tailings pond dredging, ocean dredging and other desilting application. Water-Jetting systems are also ideal to add to sump pumps to break up sludgy material, while making sure nothing clogs the pump such as rags in wastewater treatment facilities or tree bark in paper and ...

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Can I dredge my pond with a trash pump? - Pond Boss Forum

Apr 19, 2015  I would be no help in what equipment to use but my idea was to use a trash pump and place it 1-2' above the bottom and use a pressure cleaner to blast the bottom and stir it up and have the trash pump take a higher water to solid ratio. no idea how well it will work but i

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Do It Yourself, Home made Suction Dredge

Jul 28, 2011  The centrifugal pumps used by all the dredge makers are well designed for this purpose. I recommend you purchase one of the pumps designed by Keene. I got my pump used at my local prospecting shop. Don’t use a trash pump and think you can pump the sand through the trash pump, saving the need for a jet.

More

DIY Dredge - Portable Suction Dredge - Shore Restore

The dredge is designed to pump a lot of water along with the sediment to ensure that everything come out of the discharge hose smoothly. Whether your a commercial service provider, private contractor, municipality, or individual home owner the “DIY” dredge will

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Hand Dredge : 5 Steps (with Pictures) - Instructables

Make sure the ABS Wye connector has both ends facing down with the other end connecting to the pump section. That way as material falls down, it can collect inside the part with the cap. To create the pump section, take the 24" long 1/2" pipe and pit the 1/2" elbow on one end. Then put the 1-1/4" cap with the hole drilled in it over the pipe.

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How to Build a Pond Dredge Hunker

A cleaning method called dredging is necessary to alleviate these problems. Dredging involves running a special bucket through the bottom of the pond to collect these waste materials. A homemade pond dredge can be made with the right materials and some time.

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How To Select a Dredge Pump 101 - EDDY Pump

Dredge pumps are a special category of heavy-duty slurry pumps that are utilized in the process of dredging. Dredging is referred to as the process of transport of underwater sediments (usually sand, gravel or rocks) from one region to another (a piece of typical dredging equipment is shown in Figure 1).

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How to find the best deal on a trash pump for a Gold Dredge.

Feb 03, 2014  For the pump i used Northern Tool. They sell the pumps for around $100 and you can get a 4% rebate by using Mr. Rebates (see the link above). I used a pump that had a capacity of around 14,000 gallons per hour. To convert Gallons per minute to gallons per hour, multiply gallons per minute to gallons per hour.

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When To Use a Cutterhead, Jetting System ... - EDDY Pump

Primary pump applications for a water jetting system are dam dredging, tailings pond dredging, ocean dredging and other desilting application. Water-Jetting systems are also ideal to add to sump pumps to break up sludgy material, while making sure nothing clogs the pump such as rags in wastewater treatment facilities or tree bark in paper and ...

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Trash Pump? - Pond Boss Forum

May 17, 2008  The trash pump I have only dewaters. I couldn't see it removing silt. It pumps about 150 gpms. Just my opinion but it would see even if a trash pump removed silt in the area of the bottom it was laying on it would seem it would be localized and you'd have to keep moving it.

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Slurry Pumps and Dredge Pumps for High Solids - EDDY Pump

The Best Non-Clog and High Solids Slurry Pump on the Market. Since 1984. Best Applications: If you are pumping slurry, high solids, extremely viscous material, paste, high abrasives (sand gravel) and material filled with solids, then you found the ideal pump for your job. Call Us. Industries Most Served: Mining, Fly Ash, Coal Ash Pumping, Oil and Fracking, Waste Water, Paper/Pulp, Chemical ...

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DREDGE SUCTION NOZZLES

4" can be ran with 2 jet logs 180 degrees apart on tube using 2 pump and motors. For those that want to move extra material Current permits do not state how many nozzles and suction hoses you can run, provided you stay under 16HP. A double 4 will move as much as a 6" dredge, if you can handle it.

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Do it yourself dredging equipment ScubaBoard

Nov 09, 2007  Otherwise like Bob3 says, go get a trash pump and hope you don't drain the pond before you dredge out the muck you are trying to move. [SIGPIC][/SIGPIC] Keep your feet wet and your ears dry, Muddiver "There are old divers and bold divers, but there are no old bold divers". Tom Mix 1995 ...

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Convert to Dredge Gold HighBanker

You can see how a dredge conversion is done in the video below. It’s a standard Raptor, but the same setup applies to a 2″ setup. Dredge adapters are sold all over the place., so we do not sell them. Also, we strongly recommend you use a HIGH PRESSURE pump, not a semi trash pump.

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Dredge Pump Pond Dredging Portable Dredge

The centrifugal pump is also equipped with a mill that effectively grinds down the roots of reeds and other seaweeds. This portable lake suction dredge is designed to provide homeowners, contractors and shoreline management services the ability to dredge and transfer unwanted aquatic debris and sediment out of lakes and ponds.

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