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The basic parameters used in ball mill design power calculations rod mill or any tumbling mill sizing are material to be ground characteristics Bond Work Index bulk density specific density desired mill tonnage capacity DTPH operating solids or pulp density feed size as F80 and maximum chunk size product size as P80 and maximum and finally the type of circuit open/closed

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Ball mills for fine grinding cement clinker and additives are widely used around the world To improve the efficiency of a ball grinding the ball mills are transferred in closed circuit with air

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The first two Grinding Efficiency Measurement examples are given to show how to calculate Wio and Wioc for single stage ball mills Figure 1 The first example is a comparison of two parallel mills from a daily operating report Mill size 5.03m x 6.1m 16.5′ x 20′ with a ID of 16′ .

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This must be taken into account when energy consumption is calculated according to the Bond formula unit energy cost extra increased as circulating load decreased from 250 However unit energy cost decreased as circulating most suitable circulating load for amorphous silica used experiments is 250 because mill capacity is decreased.

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The biggest characteristic of the sag mill is that the crushing ratio is large The particle size of the materials to be ground is 300 400mm sometimes even larger and the minimum particle size of the materials to be discharged can reach 0.1 mm The calculation shows that the crushing ratio can reach 3000 4000 while the ball mill s

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When calculating rod mill power for a rod milling only application use an inefficiency factor of 1.4 when the feed is to be prepared with open circuit crushing and use 1.2 when the feed is to be prepared with closed circuit crushing The other milling efficiency factors also must be applied to the calculated grinding power.

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In previous publications we have described how the size specific energy SSE can be calculated to predict the energy required to generate new minus 75 µm material However if we want to benchmark the performance of fine grinding where the product can be much finer than 75 µm clearly we require a finer marker size If we do this we also need a way to compare results that

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8.3.2.2 Ball mills The ball mill is a tumbling mill that uses steel balls as the grinding media The length of the cylindrical shell is usually 1–1.5 times the shell diameter Figure 8.11 The feed can be dry with less than 3 moisture to minimize ball coating or slurry containing 20–40 water by weight.

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The mill product can either be finished size ready for processing or an intermediate size ready for final grinding in a rod mill ball mill or pebble mill AG/SAG mills can accomplish the same size reduction work as two or three stages of crushing and screening a rod mill and some or all of the work of a ball mill.

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the ball mill is less energy efficient than a crusher and has to input more energy to do the same amount of size reduction Hence from equation 7 to crush to the ball mill circuit feed size x 2 in open circuit requires specific energy equivalent to f x f x 2 1 W c ic 1.19 4 2 M x x 1 10 For closed circuit crushing the specific

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energy However in this situation the ball mill has to supply this energy and it has a different higher work index than the crusher ie the ball mill is less energy efficient than a crusher and has to input more energy to do the same amount of size reduction Hence from equation 7 to crush to the ball mill circuit feed size x 2 in open

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1 Introduction This is the study to understand the crushing mechanism quantitatively for the development of rod mill device for soil When a soil sample is examined at a research institute the soil must first be crushed into fine grained particles with a median diameter of less than 2 mm to satisfy industrial standards.

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Austin L.G Klimpel R.R and Luckie P.T 1984 Process Engineering of Size Reduction Ball Milling SME Chapter 4 p.76 Google Scholar Bond F.C 1952

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The upper size limit for crushing is approximately 1 meter and the final crusher product is about 1 cm GRINDING Grinding is performed at production scale almost exclusively with ball mills although ball mill/rod mill combinations have been used in the past For lab scale work small ball and rod mills

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Two tests with closed circuit crushing are reported to show the efficiency of the ball mill when charged with large and with small balls Test No 12 shows a production of 6.3 T of minus 200 mesh material per hour which is 17.15 kw hr per ton of this material actually produced.

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Ball Mill Efficiency Formula formula s to calculate efficiency of ball mill formula s to calculate efficiency of ball mill The determination of the efficiency of the milling process SAIMM parison with ball milling results thus yields a value for the efficiency of ball milling of of milling efficiency which are based on the free boundary surface improved measure of the efficiency of

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Bond presents use of his breakthrough formula relating comminution circuit feed size F80 circuit product size P80 and the ore Work Index to industrial equipment energy usage It covers crushing rod and ball milling The Bond Ball Mill Work Index remains today as the only tool used for ball mill scale up design.

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Ball Mill Working Principle To be chosen according to the grinding material material is composed of a ball mill feed end of the hollow shaft is arranged in the tube body when the ball mill cylinder rotation time grinding body due to inertia and centrifugal force the effects of friction making it attached to the cylinder liner on the cylinder body away when taken to the height of a

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Formula Of Crushing Efficiency The first two Grinding Efficiency Measurement examples are given to show how to calculate Wio and Wioc for single stage ball mills Figure 1 The first example is a comparison of two parallel mills from a daily operating report Mill size 503m x 61m 165′ x 20′ with a ID of 16′ This

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Over the years it has been determined that Efficiency Factors EF1 to EF9 should be applied to Equation 1 to drive the corrected power requirement Rowland 1982 The equation for Third Theory of Comminution Bond s was originally developed for use with conventional crushing and grinding circuits crusher rod ball mill or crusher ball mill .

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The practical limit to ball mill product fineness is considered To determine mill power draw characteristics and capabilities for rod ball and design vportable stone crushing machinesariables and operating conditions related to ball mill grinding efficiency Synopsis Ball mills are usually the largest consumers of energy within a .

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The disadvantages of ball mills include their considerable metal consumption and deterioration grinding media as well as a lot of noise Most of the energy useless lost during ball mill operation leading to low it efficiency But even a significant specific energy consumption for grinding material compensates beneficial effect by using mill.

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1 where W m is the specific grinding energy ofmedium ore and DJ and d are the feed and product sizes in mm corresponding to 80 cumulative passing respectively The second factor in Eq 1 is

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efficiency of ball mills Keywords Monitoring electric motor ball mill efficiency 1 Introduction Mineral mills are machines used in those production processes which require the comminution of a certain material The characteristics and operating principles of these mills can be very different depending on the specific

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The following are factors that have been investigated and applied in conventional ball milling in order to maximize grinding efficiency a Mill Geometry and SpeedBond 1954 observed grinding efficiency to be a function of ball mill diameter and established empirical relationships for recommended media size and mill speed that take this factor into account.

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Over the years it has been determined that Efficiency Factors EF1 to EF9 should be applied to Equation 1 to drive the corrected power requirement Rowland 1982 The equation for Third Theory of Comminution Bond s was originally developed for use with conventional crushing and grinding circuits crusher rod ball mill or crusher ball mill .

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From the modulus of longitudinal elasticity of specimen the crushing extension index the true density of specimen and the other crushing conditions the specific surface increase and the size distribution of the crushed products in the ball mill at 70 of the critical speed were evaluated by using the author s equations.

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2/20/2014 3 The Bond Equation 5 Circuit Bond Work Index Efficiency Rowland 1973 WIeff = Circuit WI OC Ore WI lab Corrected for non standard conditions This value represents the fraction or percentage of the Bond predicted energy

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2 More crushing and less grinding to reduce the feed size into mill The larger feed size the more work that the ball mill needs to do on the ore.

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Grindability refers to the ability which materials can be comminuted and the grindability data from the test are used to determine crushing and grinding efficiency Figure 1 type of ball use Figure 2 the working principle of ball mill In this experiment the Work Index is calculated from the following equation based on Bond s third theory

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The biggest characteristic of the sag mill is that the crushing ratio is large The particle size of the materials to be ground is 300 400mm sometimes even larger and the minimum particle size of the materials to be discharged can reach 0.1 mm The calculation shows that the crushing ratio can reach 3000 4000 while the ball mill s

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Ball Mill Wio BWio 8.6 Circuit Wio OWio 14.6 Bond Ball Mill Work Index BWi kWh/t 13.4 Bond Rod Mill Work Index RWi kWh/t 18.1 Table 1 Example of AG/SAG Ball Mill Circuit Wio Calculations 1 2 ABstrAct Optimum use of power in grinding both in terms of grinding efficiency and use of installed capital can have a large effect on

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Ball Mills are generally used to grind material 1/4 inch and finer down to the particle size of 20 to 75 microns To achieve a reasonable efficiency with ball mills they must be operated in a closed system with oversize material continuously being recirculated back into the mill to be reduced Various classifiers such as screens spiral

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