Gold Rat Metal Detectors is located 6/50 Freda Street Upper Mount Gravatt. This is the only store to stock Metal Detectors. Gold Rat Engineering is located 4/16 Redcliffe Gardens Drive Clontarf This is where you will see the largest range of your highbankers, sluices and accessories

Please contact the office for stock availability

Small to medium Highbanker Pump and Hose kit

1.5 Inch Transfer Pump 2HP 4 Stroke

 The THORNADO 1.5 inch 2HP 4 Stroke SELF PRIMING Portable Highbanker Pump is the ideal small to medium solution for you prospecting needs. Whilst light this little engine is very efficient and packs pressure.

This pump will put out 14,000 - 15,000 litres per hour. which will suit the 8 and 10 inch pioneer series highbankers and sluice header units.


 1.5 inch SELF PRIMING Portable Pump produces 2.5 HP in power. With a suction/discharge diameter of 40mm or 1.5 inch, this water pump has a maximum delivery lift of 20m and a maximum water displacement rate of 15,000 litres per hour. With the ability to draw water up to 4m in height, the

 The engine is powered by 2HP 4-stroke single cylinder air-cooled petrol engine with a recoil starter hat makes it easy to get the equipment running and on task. Also with a 1.3L fuel tank, this water pump is ready to run for two hours at 3/4 load.

 This kit comes with all hose fittings required to run your pump to your highbanker, we dont supply cheap or low quality components these are all A grade components. Camlocks for fast set-up and pack down and heavy duty pickup and lay flat hose. We can supply blue layflat but as it will get damaged on rocks etc. we do not recommend using blue hose for your highbanker it simply will not last.

 The Highbanker hose kit includes

  • 2m Suction Hose
    10m layflat hose
    3x Camlock Type A
    4x Camlock Type C
  • 40x32mm reducing nipple
    Brass foot valve
    4x mild steel super clamps

Pump Features

  • Powered by Thornado 2.5HP, 4 Stroke Engine
  • Rigid Mounted Cast Iron Volute
  • 1.5 Inch Inlet Port
  • 1.5 Inch Outlet Port
  • Powder coated pump casing for added corrosion protection
  • Low oil alert installed to prevent engine damage by automatically shutting the engine down when oil drop below the safe operating level
  • 12 Months Australia Warranty
  •  *These pumps are shipped direct from the sydney warehouse

Model No TH-WP15AL
Type Self priming, Centrifugal pump
Inlet Size 1.5 inch (40mm)
Outlet Size 1.5 inch (40mm)
Max Lift Head 20m
Max Flow 14,000 litres/hour
Max Suction Depth 4m
Engine TH-025R (2.5HP)
Engine Type 4 stroke, air cooled
Max Power HP / Rpm 2.5HP / 3600 Rpm
Displacement 97cc
Fuel Type Petrol
Oil Type SAE10w-30 / SAE30
Fuel Tank Capacity 1.3L
Oil Capacity 0.3L
Run Time Full Tank 1h at ¾load
Starting System Recoil manual start