Heckler Fabrication
Mining Equipment
Mining Equipment,
Pictures of a custom built "deck mounted" Trommel with a 15" x 9' barrel. This portable unit is designed to be used with a 2-piece - 12' x 18" sluice box set for fine gold
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The "159" Portable Gold Trommel by Heckler Fabrication sports a 2 stage - 15" Diameter Barrel with an
overall length of 10'. Inside the 4' "scrubber" section of the barrel are heavy duty slurry turn plates and
dams to hold the slurry in the barrel for better clay breakdown. The screen section of the barrel classifies to
1/2" minus and is 5' in length giving  
2,826 sq. inches of overall screen area [nearly twice the screen area of
our competitions larger models]
Inside the barrel is a full length 2"diam. spray bar system that is fully adjustable and easily removable for
cleaning. All this is mounted to a sturdy long lasting tow-able chassis with a telescoping and removable hitch
The standard model "159" Trommel is powered by a gas driven engine with a 6-1 reduction gear box driving
a #40 chain drive reduction system for a long dependable service life. Final drive is adjustable between 9-19
rpms The "159" also comes with 4 very sturdy long travel screw jacks to help adapt to most any angle
required that also rotate up for transport.

Included with the "159" Gold Trommel is a complete and ready to run 2-stage sluice measuring in
at 18"w x 10' long.  Mounted to one of our durable 1" square tube frames with 6 fully adjustable legs.
We offer many other different options of sluice box configurations for this model,
as well as optional Jig and Elutriation tank [Fluid Bed] options.

The main feed hoppers large opening measures 48"W x 72"L and the removable "grizzly"classifies to an
initial size of 2.5" and comes complete with a full width adjustable 2" diam. spray bar system.  Both spray
bars are set on their own gate valves for the ultimate in adjustability.

Not shown is a removable long discharge chute that stows for transport. [Fenders & Lights not included.]

Overseas shipping by way of 20 sea container
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We also custom build placer wash plants
designed to your personal recovery
requirements and specifications.
The "159" Portable Gold Trommel is designed for commercial mining. This unit is a versatile
& mobile placer processing plant that is virtually "plug and play".
It is a self contained, portable unit that is well suited for small scale commercial mining,
exploration or batch sampling. Its mobility is specially suited to move up and down the alluvial
plain, moving the plant to the ore instead of excavating and hauling ore to a stationary plant.
The plant can shift location on the fly taking only minutes to reposition using the 4 leveling
jacks. The "159" features exceptional fine gold recovery and is a Very unique and efficient
plant. Easy to operate with low maintenance, it is extremely durable and dependable, perfect
for hassle free service at remote locations.
Heckler Fabrication offers many different design and equipment options for this unit
2 INTERNATIONAL MODELS that feature Diesel and Electric drive units.

Pricing and options for this unit are located in the Printable PDF Sales Brochure
All trailer based units are sold as off-road use only
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Portable gold trommel wash plant by Heckler Fabrication
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Heavy duty Slurry turn plates
and dams ensure a long service
life as well as excellent clay
break down.
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Portable Gold & Diamond Trommel wash plant by Heckler Fabrication
Choice of Gas / Electric / Diesel drive systems
Quick release spray bar assembly facilitates easy clean
out for less "down time".  
Shown with Hopper laid flat & locked.  
Sluice mounted for transport.
Adjustable hopper angle shown at full angle.
Shown Ready to ship.
As pictured

Heckler Fabrication
Shown with optional sluice mount & fenders
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Available with
Aluminum or Steel
sluice box
Base model
The 159 comes complete with our premium
18" wide x 10' Long 2-stage sluice box that features  
excellent fine gold recovery.
portable trommel wash plant
Dual "nugget retention"
for over-sized values.
diesel powered gold trommel wash plant
Hopper is fully adjustable
in angle to fit any situation.
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Model 159 freight prepped for Alaska.
Two 159-I models departing for
S. America
Three 159-I models headed for
S. Africa
Available Options:

Extended scrubber barrel section w/ turn-plates/dams/additional frame length                                
(doubles length of scrubber section)                                                                                          $2,090

Fender Kit                                                                                                                                      $250

Trailer Brakes /w Lights Kit                                                                                                         $400

Sluice Box locking security screens                                                                                               $450

Extended Sluice box length (additional 24in)                                                                                 $250

Spare Parts Kit                                                                                                                               $360
portable gold & diamond trommel wash plant heckler fabrication
classification grizzly
"159" series Portable Gold Trommels
Model # 159   [ 10+Ton/Hr. ]   $11,890
With "Diesel or Electric" drive systems
[Diesel] Model # 159-I   [ 10+Ton/Hr. ]   $14,790
[Electric] Model # 159-E   [ 10+Ton/Hr. ]   $12,980
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Email inquiries/orders to: sales@hecklerfabrication.com    *Phone inquiries/orders:916-782-1777 Roseville CA. 95747
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Short video overview of typical sluice box for the
159 & 159-V
Portable Gold Trommel Wash Plants.
159-EX Model shown
[ Extended Scrubber barrel ]
Prices subject to change without notice.