3 Models of the Gold Wave Table

Wave Tables are being introduced into many gold mining areas around the world. Artisanal gold miners in Philippines, Ghana, Burkina Faso, Indonesia, PNG are taking up this innovative technology. Larger gold mines are using Wave Tables to perform final gold clean ups and ‘finishing’ of gold concentrates. This process obviates the need to cyanide or amalgamate with mercury. A lot …

FAQ: getting samples into Australia

QUESTION G’day Ian, thank you for these details requested. I am surprised the Aussie Quarantine Dept. will allow mineral samples from outside Aussie via post without first irradiation, physical checks etc., before passage to addressee? I shall discuss this matter with our most experienced Geologist, then organise accordingly. ANSWER You will need a Certificate/document (from a lab/uni etc ) stating …

FAQ: more on sample sizes

QUESTION G’day Ian, thank you for the effort to reply with these details. The sample is not a problem, but getting it allowed to enter Aussie is a big problem. What is the minimum / practical mass of sample required to provide a basic test on the WT.? ANSWER A 20 litre bucket full is a normal sample size, as …

FAQ: water flow when using the wavetable

QUESTION I see that the feed water from the pipe onto the table is not consistent, and would like to plug some of the holes to get a better flow from the remaining holes. What would you suggest as the best material to seal some of these holes? ANSWER I would not plug any holes up. I modify my Tables …