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,
Using a gold wash plant, exposed goldbearing gravels are mined using a bulldozer that pushes and stockpiles the gravel near a wash stockpiled goldbearing gravel is then fed into the wash plant by a frontend loader or large backhoe. This practice promotes equipment efficiency by allowing the bulldozer to continue mining while the loader or backhoe feeds the wash plant at a steady rate.