International Journal of Mineral Processing, 8 (1981) 6178 61 Elsevier Scientific Publishing Company, Amsterdam Printed in The Netherlands MODELLING MINERAL SIZE REDUCTION IN THE CLOSEDCIRCUIT BALL MILL AT THE PINE POINT MINES CONCENTRATOR FINCH and J. RAMIREZCASTRO Department of Mining and Metallurgical Engineering, McGill University, Montreal (Canada) (Received January 10, 1980 ...
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WhatsApp: +86 18838072829"Ball Mill Crushing in Closed Circuit with Screens," by Davis, E. W., 1925, Bulletin of University of Minnesota, No. 10, Minnesota School of Mines Experiment Station This is the definitive work on the relationship between ball milling circuit productivity and the circulating load ratio. Don't let the words "crushing" or "screens ...
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