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WhatsApp: +86 18838072829The dry feed of a ball mill circuit is 300 t/h. The power at the pinion of the ball mill is 1800 kW. F80 = 80% passing size of the circuit feed, in microns = 2500 um. P80 = 80% passing size of the circuit product, in microns = 225 um Solution. Work Input (Energy input): W= (1800 kw)/ 300 t/h= kwh/t. Then. WI = Work Index of this circuit
WhatsApp: +86 18838072829The next two examples are for rod mill ball mill circuits. Figure 2 shows a conventional rod millball mill circuit. The data for this circuit and Wi0 calculations are: Rod mill size x (′ x 16′ diameter inside shell ′ ′ rods) Ball mill size x (″ x 16′ diameter inside shell ′)
WhatsApp: +86 18838072829Ball mills rotate around a horizontal axis, partially filled with the material to be ground plus the grinding medium. Different materials are used as media, including ceramic balls, flint pebbles, and stainless steel balls. An internal cascading effect reduces the material to a fine powder.
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WhatsApp: +86 18838072829The cyclone underflow from each line reports to a ball mill, while the cyclone overflow is directed to the flotation circuit. The designed ball milling circuit product is 80% passing 150 µm. Several large tonnage copper porphyry plants in Chile use an opencircuit SAG configuration where the pebble crusher product is directed to the ball mills ...
WhatsApp: +86 18838072829Then the circulating load ratio is equal to 'A' divided by 'B', the number of passes through the mill needed to generate the total amount of new circuit product. Example: A ball mill circuit product (cyclone overflow) contains 80% passing 75 um (200 mesh). The circuit feed (from the previous stage of size reduction) contains 20% passing ...
WhatsApp: +86 18838072829In the standard AC closed circuit ball mill grindability test the work index is found from. where Pi is the opening in microns of the sieve mesh tested, and Gbp is the net grams of mesh undersize produced per revolution of the 12″ x 12″ test ball mill. The closed circuit 80% passing size P averages P1/log 20 for all sizes larger than 150 mesh.
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