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The ball mill is a tumbling mill that uses steel balls as the grinding media. The length of the cylindrical shell is usually 11.5 times the shell diameter . The feed can be dry, with less than 3% moisture to minimize ball coating, or slurry containing 2040% water by weight.
Ball mills tumble iron or steel balls with the ore. The balls are initially 510 cm diameter but gradually wear away as grinding of the ore proceeds. The feed to ball mills is typically 75 vol. % ore and 25% steel. The ball mill is operated in closed circuit with a particle size measurement device and size control cyclones.
Abbott manufactures over five billion balls each year in a range of sizes and materials. Most are of stainless or carbon steel, while the rest are from brass, aluminum, chrome steel, precious metals, and offers glass and plastic. Abbott has a special department devoted to the manufacture of precious metal balls, including gold, silver, platinum, palladium, titanium and specialized alloys, for uses such as