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Ball mills give a controlled final grind and produce flotation feed of a uniform size. Ball mills tumble iron or steel balls with the ore. The balls are initially 5–10 cm diameter but gradually wear away as grinding of the ore proceeds. The feed to ball mills (dry basis) is typically 75 vol.% ore and 25% steel.

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Ball mills give a controlled final grind and produce flotation feed of a uniform size. Ball mills tumble iron or steel balls with the ore. The balls are initially 5–10 cm diameter but gradually wear away as grinding of the ore proceeds. The feed to ball mills (dry basis) is typically 75 vol.% ore and 25% steel.

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involve grinding). With Lloyd''s ball milling book having sold over 2000 copies, there are probably over 1000 home built ball mills operating in just America alone. This article borrows from Lloyd''s research, which was obtained from the commercial ball milling industry, and explains some of the key design criteria for making your own ball mill.

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The design of a ball mill can vary significantly depending on the size, the equipment used to load the starting material (feeders), and the system for discharging the output product. The size of a mill is usually characterized by the ratio "length to diameter" and this ratio most frequently varies from 0.5 to 3.5. The

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THEORETICAL CALCULATION OF MILL STEEL BALL SIZE. Abstract. From the principle of crushing machanics, a theoretical formula for calculating ballsizes for ball mills has been derived.

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the mill is used primarily to lift the load (medium and charge). Additional power is required to keep the mill rotating. 8.1.3 Power drawn by ball, semiautogenous and autogenous mills A simplified picture of the mill load is shown in Figure 8.3 Ad this can be used to establish the essential features of a model for mill

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21 CONCLUSIONS Continued In the present work, equations were also derived, giving: zthe ballmill power drawP as a function of its dimensions: internal mill diameter D and length L, zthe ballmill power drawP as a function of the feed D f (mm) and the product size d (mm), the Bond work index w i (kWh/short ton) and the mill throughput T (short ton/h), zthe ballmill dimensions (D and L), when

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