ball mills mineral processing metallurgy. In all ore dressing and milling Operations, including flotation, cyanidation, gravity concentration, and amalgamation, the Working Principle is to crush and grind, often with rob mill ball mills, the ore in order to liberate the minerals.
ball mill mining size and weight of balls. If a ball mill uses little or no water during grinding, it is a 'dry' mill. If a ball mill uses water during grinding, it is a 'wet' mill. A typical ball mill will have a drum length that is 1 or times the drum diameter.