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revs = Cumulative number of SAG test mill revolutions to 80 passing 1.7mm m s = SAG mill feed sample mass grams The ball mill pinion energy is determined from the Bond the Third Theory of Comminution S d-BWI = 1.102 44.5 / (P cs 0.23 G pb 0.82) / (10 / P 80 1/210 / F 80 1/2) where S d-BWI = Bond ball mill work index on SAG ground

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semiautogenous grinding (SAG) mills and is the fourth paper in a series of five papers on Inferential Measurement of SAG Mill Parameters. The development of the inferential measurement models of SAG mill discharge and feed streams and mill rock and ball charge

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Stresses generated in the ball charge increase which may result in spalling of balls and blocking the grate discharge. Optimization of mill performance by using online ball and pulp measurements by B. Clermont and B. de Haas Synopsis Ball mills are usually the largest consumers of energy within a mineral concentrator.

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For overflow ball mills the charge should not exceed 45 of the mill volume . For grate discharge mills the charge should occupy about 50 of the mill volume . Bond developed a relationship that can be used to determine the percent charge by volume as a function of the vertical height above the charge He and the radius of the mill R i.e.

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Optimization and Performance of Grinding Circuits The Case of Buzwagi Gold Mine mill and a ball mill. The SAG mill circuit also includes a single-deck screen and a cone crusher while the ball mill circuit utilizes hydrocyclones. The ball mill grinding efficiency was

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Determines the effective mill inside diameter of a given set of "top hat" lifters for use in mill volume and critical speed calculations. Mill Filling Calculation Estimates the charge volume of a grinding mill based on the number of exposed lifters.

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Determines the effective mill inside diameter of a given set of "top hat" lifters for use in mill volume and critical speed calculations. Mill Filling Calculation Estimates the charge volume of a grinding mill based on the number of exposed lifters.

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steel balls in a ball mill or large lumps of ore in an autogenous mill or a mixture in a semi-autogenous mill as well as the slurry that makes up the operating charge. Let Jt be the fraction of the mill volume that is occupied by the total charge Jb the fraction of the mill volume that is occupied by steel balls and E the voidage of the balls

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by volume load. Recent studies in the three-foot diameter SAG mill are instructive. The following graph shows the relevant facts as Figure 2. Figure 2 Pilot Plant kg/hr Vs Charge by Volume This data is indicative of trends that were happening in the 3-ft. diameter SAG pilot mill. They have not been proven in large commercial scale mills.

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More balls with small size results in fine powder. As a thumb rule powder to be milled should be taken as 25 of total ball weight. If the quantity of charge is very less then milling balls will

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The breakage rate distributions are affected by a number of operating conditions. Morrell and Morrison (1996) modelled the effect of ball charge mill filling feed size distribution and mill speed on each breakage rate. The resulting 5 empirical equations are embedded in the current JKSimMet Variable Rates AG/SAG

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to the detailed accounting of ball charge motion. The Introduction gives a description of the proposed approxi-mation of ball charge position in a rotating drum and its depen-dence on the mill velocity. In what follows the mathematical ap-paratus used for the forecasting calculation of capacities of the drum shell and cone is presented.

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Click to view1 20Jan 08 2016 · In this training module we ll cover the workings of a semi-autogenous grinding mill or SAG mill that s designed to be the first stage of a grinding circuit. Ore that s crushed in a primary

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Ball Mill Power Calculation Example #1. A wet grinding ball mill in closed circuit is to be fed 100 TPH of a material with a work index of 15 and a size distribution of 80 passing ¼ inch (6350 microns). The required product size distribution is to be 80 passing 100 mesh (149 microns).

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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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Mill Critical Speed Determination. The "Critical Speed" for a grinding mill is defined as the rotational speed where centrifugal forces equal gravitational forces at the mill shell s inside surface. This is the rotational speed where balls will not fall away from the mill s shell.

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respect with SAG mills being increasingly less sensitive as the ball charge is increased (Morrel S and Valery W 2001). 2.2. EFFECT OF FEED SIZE DISTRIBUTION ON SAG MILLING The qualitative eﬀect of changes in particle size distributions (PSD) on the SAG mill performance can be addressed by using the grind curves.

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SAG mill (4 ball charge 90 Nc) A cross between AG and SAG for average competency abrasive ores. Typically operated in RSA on Witwatersrand Gold Ore Driefontein (Underground) Kloof Jacobina 6 SAG mill with recycle crusher (815 ball charge) Competent ores better suited to coarse grind sizes. High aspect mills are recommended to

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More balls with small size results in fine powder. As a thumb rule powder to be milled should be taken as 25 of total ball weight. If the quantity of charge is very less then milling balls will

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