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 profitability. Mill operators have long used operating work indices to evaluate grinding

Get PriceA Bond Ball Mill Work Index may also be used in the simulation and optimisation of existing mill(s) and the associated grinding circuit(s). Sample Requirements: A minimum of 10 kg of material crushed to nominally minus 10 mm is preferred. JKTech would stage crush the sample to minus 3.35 mm, as required for the Bond Ball Mill Work Index test

Get PriceThis Grindability Test or Bond Ball Mill Work Index Procedure is used to determine the Bond Work Index of minus six mesh or finer feed ore samples. These equation application methods are used to process <1/2″ ore samples in a Ball Mill using a standard ball charge. Below describes in general terms the Bond Work Index Procedure used by a Professional

Get PriceJKTech Laboratory Services Bond Ball Mill Index Test (BRMWI) A Bond Ball Mill Index Test (BBMWI) is a standard test for determining the Ball Mill Work Index of a sample of ore. The BBMWI is a measure of the resistance of the material

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Get PriceThe Bond work index, Wi, is defined in a Bond ball mill on the samples of standard size − 3.327 + 0 mm. In practice, it is possible to find materials of non-standard size that are finer than 3

Get PriceUse this online formula to calculate a Ball Mill, Rod Mill or SAG Mill Operating Work Index. Based on Fred Bond’s work you can estimate the energy used into your grinding circuit. This is the most accurate and informative method, but much of the data necessary for its application is not yet available. A) Total Apparent Volumetric Charge Filling including balls and excess

Get PriceTable of Bond Work Index by Minerals. Previous Next. This Table of Ball Mill Bond Work Index of Minerals is a summary as tested on ‘around the world sample’. You can find the SG of each mineral samples on the other table. Source 1 Source 2 Source 3 Source 3 Source 4 Source 5

Get Pricethe work index depending on the grind size. In this way, work index values are usually obtained for some specific grind size that characterizes the grinding operation to design or under evaluation. This study was carried out in a standard bond ball mill 305 mm x 305 mm size

Get PriceThe grinding jar for the Bond Index Rod Mill is 12″ x 24″ in size and has a wave-shaped design. At least 15 to 20 kg sample material is required to simulate a closed grinding circuit in a ball or rod mill. The Rod Mill Work Index (RWI) is used for particle size determination in a size range from 25 mm down to 2.1 mm whereas Ball Mill Work

Get PriceThe Bond ball mill work index test is thought to be additive because of its units of energy; nevertheless, experimental blending results show a non-additive behavior. [18] The SPI(R) value is known not to be an additive parameter, however errors introduced by block kriging are not thought to be significant .

Get Pricedetermination of the work index for ball and rod mills in 1952 and modified it in 1961. The standard Bond ball mill grindability test is a closed circuit dry grinding test with a 250% circulating load. The standard procedural outline of the test is stated in (Bond) 1961. The work index for a ball mill, Wi, is then calculated from the following

Get PriceThe Bond rod mill work index is not as common as the Bond ball mill work index, and there are two different variations on the mill apparatus.The SAGMILLING.COM models expect a mill with a "wave liner", and is not compatible with mills using "smooth liners".

Get PriceThe Bond ball mill work index is one of the most commonly used grindability tests in mining, and is often referred to as the Bond work index.. The test is a 'locked-cycle' test where ground product is removed from test cycles and replaced by fresh feed.

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Get PriceComparison of UCS to Bond Work Indices Alex Doll, Alex G Doll Consulting Ltd, Edmonton, Canada Derek Barratt, DJB Consultants Inc, North Vancouver, Canada Ken Wood, Fluor Mining & Minerals, Vancouver, Canada Abstract Unconfined Compressive Strength (UCS) is a commonly used rockmass strength measurement used by

Get PriceIn this study, the effect of circulating load (CL) and test sieve size (P,), which are inaccuracies of Bond grindability, on the Bond ball mill grindability (G hg) and work index (W,) are investigated based on four samples of natural amorphous silica. In the experimental studies, the relationships between the Bond work index with circulating

Get PriceThe aim of this study was to develop a new method for assessing the Bond work index in a ball mill (BBWI), which is based on a first order kinetics present in the Bond ball mill for grinding mineral raw materials (Austin et al., 1981; Ahmadi and Shahsavari, 2009). Theoretical basis of quick procedure

Get PriceBond’s approach consists of determining the ore hardness characteristics, or Work Index (Wi) via standardized laboratory testwork. The full suite of Bond comminution tests provide the Ball Mill Work Index (BWi), the Rod Mill Work Index (RWi), the Crusher Work Index (CWi) and the Abrasion Index (Ai). Over the years, it has been determined that

Get Pricestandard Bond crushing, and rod mill work indices, abrasion indices and by Dawson for Bond Ball Mill Work Index tests using crushed feed, and Standard Autogenous Grinding Design (SAGDesign) Tests, patented by Outokumpu. (See reference 8 below). The comparison of these results gives context to how the various measurements relate to each

Get PriceThe Bond ball mill grindability test is run in a laboratory until a circulating load of 250% is developed. It provides the Bond Ball Mill Work Index which expresses the resistance of material to

Get Pricefrom 1.4 to 34 kWh/t and Bond ball mill work index values vary from 6 to 24 kW/t for the same ores. Project design tonnages varied from 200 to 150,000 t/d, SAG mill sizes varied from 10 ft to 40 ft diameter in multiple SAG mills, and ball mill sizes varied from 7 ft to 27 ft in diameter.

Get PriceKinetic grinding test approach to estimate the ball mill work index 343 The W i parameter is obtained from Bond’s ball mill grindability test (Bond, 1961). This test is performed according to the standard Bond procedure which proposed model is presented in Eq. 1.

Get Price2015-10-15· Bond Work Index (BWI) & Hardgrove Grindability Index (HGI) tests for biomass & coal. • BWI can predict the potential for mill choking of biomass in a tube and ball mill. • HGI is a poor method of predicting grindability of biomass in vertical spindle mills. • Pellets should be composed of pre-densified particles close to the target size. •

Get Price1. Introduction. A Bond Ball Mill Work Index test is a standard test for determining the ball mill work index of a sample of ore. It was developed by Fred Bond in 1952 and modified in 1961 (JKMRC CO., 2006).This index is widely used in the mineral industry for comparing the resistance of different materials to ball milling, for estimating the energy required for grinding, and for ball mill

Get PriceThe mill power is = 22.5 Watts, calculated by (6). Fi- P nally the product is wet screened to find the size d80. 2.4. Rod Mill Semi Continuous Process The same mill is used for the semi continuous grinding tests which is similar to the Bond test but with the exist- ing mill of known power. After time the mill product is t

Get PriceThe specific grinding energy decreased. Correlation between the Bond Work Indices calculated from three different method (HGI, Bond Ball Mill Work Index and Bond Rod Mill Work Index) was

Get Priceconstruction and application. standardized to obtain the grindability values (i.e., Bond work index (BWi)) on the same ore when tests are performed in different laboratories or by different operators. The results for the Bond work index grindability thus obtained may differ substantially with different standard Bond ball mills (Kaya et al., 2003). Therefore there is need for development of a

Get PriceThe friability value (S 7), Bond work index (W i) and grindability index (G) are compared with each other and the meaningful relationships are shown in Fig. 2. Download : Download full-size image; Fig. 2. The relationship between (a) grindability index G, (b) work index W i and friability value S 20.

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