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1. Decrease in power consumption of the mill (estimate: 4% to 8%). 2. Replacement cost of trommel screen. 3. Annual maintenance of trommel screen. 4. Reduction in mill work index (esti- mate: 10%). 5. Replacement cost of hydrocyclone lines or pump components. Mill operators estimate hydrocyclones last 2.5 times longer when a trun- nion magnet

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GRINDABILITY TESTS SAG power index (SPI) • SPI expressed in minutes, is the time T necessary to reduce the ore from P80 of 12.5mm to P80 of 1.7 mm • The SPI has the advantage of requiring low weight and is suited for geometallurgical mapping of ore deposits • SPI is widely used and deposits can be compared in terms of hardness and

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to convert the AG mills to SAG mills. Simulation of the charge trajectory indicated that increasing the liner lifter face angle from 7 to 30 could provide an appropriate charge trajectory in the SAG mode. Installation of the new liners and conversion of AG mill No. 2 to SAG mill

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The material is reclaimed via one of three vibrating feeders which deliver ore to the primary mill. The installed primary mill is an Outotec 7.30m x 3.35m effective grinding length (EGL) grate discharge SAG mill with 3.4MW installed power. The mill is also installed with Turbo Pulp Lifters (TPL) in lieu of standard radial pulp lifters.

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Sagmilling is home to a collection of both free and subscription-based calculation tools to aid metallurgical process engineers perform comminution calculations. Grinding circuit design tools, including for SAG mill-ball mill circuits, and geometallurgy energy models are available to subscribers. The online library of technical articles

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Dec 02, 2016operating at 90% of its maximum power. The combined power draw of the SAG mill and ball mill was 8658 kW, which caused partial over-grinding. From experience in processing plants outside of China, the power rating of the ball mill should be higher than that of the SAG mill [5]. The pebble crusher had an over-powered conﬁguration.

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Aug 30, 2018After extended debate, he concentrated on measurement and prediction of AG/SAG power mill draw. This was a highly contentious issue at the time. Steve's project converted power measurement and prediction for AG/SAG mills into "business as usual" and the power model was incorporated into JKSimMet.

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• Power cost, per kWh CDN$0.032 Detailed process design criteria for both SAG and HPGR options are included in Appendix A. 4.1.1 SAG CIRCUIT To produce an average 1,359 t/h at a P 80 of 150 m, the conventional circuit is comprised of: • a single SAG mill of 10.36 m diameter and 5.79 m length, which uses a maximum of 10,400 kW

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Feb 24, 2012Sag is mandatory in transmission line conductor suspension. The conductors are attached between two supports with the perfect value of sag. This is because it protects the conductor from excessive tension. In order to permit a safe level of tension in the conductor, conductors are not fully stretched; rather they are allowed to have sagged.

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WAG/SAG, WBM are the respective power draw of AG/SAG and ball mills. Note that the ball mill operating work index is applied only on the portion that needs the additional grinding (Q2), which renders to the AG/SAG mill the credit for the fraction of the material

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SAG mill control fundamentally means managing the load in the mill by adjusting the feed rate of ore to the mill and/or manipulating the rotational speed of the mill. The best way to measure load is to mount the mill on load cells. The load cells are calibrated to measure the total weight of water, grinding media (balls) and ore in the mill

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application of the SAG mill grate discharge function on the SAG mill discharge stream estimate, are determined by solving the powerdraw or mill weight residuals given mill power draw or weight process measurements as inputs. SAG mill total feed (SMTF) is calculated by mill model inversion.

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May 18, 2018Description: The modeling and simulation of semiautogenous (SAG) mills have been widely used in the design and optimization of mill performance in terms of its power draw, processing capacity and product size distribution.

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The aim of this research work was to investigate on the ball filling estimation of Miduk semi-autogenous (SAG) Mill via an utilized method. Miduk copper concentrator is located in Kerman Province, Iran, and its size reduction stage includes one gyratory crusher which feeds one SAG mill (9.75

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The sag in overhead line is a length in between support point of conductor and the lowest point on the conductor of transmission and distribution overhead line. Calculation of Sag: The sag tension of conductor may be calculated in the following condition:-. a) When the supports are at equal levels. b) When the supports are at unequal levels.

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AG/SAG mill is inefficient in grinding particles of a certain size, typically in the range of 25-55 mm, i.e., pebbles. Therefore, cone crushers are often used as pebble crushers and integrated into AG/SAG mill circuits to break the critical size particles that accumulate in the mill and to increase the performance of the primary grinding circuits.

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Sag (mm): --. SAG= R−√R2 −(D 2)2 SAG = R − R 2 − ( D 2) 2. R. Radius of Curvature.

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SAG mills are autogenous mills that also use grinding balls like a ball mill. A SAG mill is usually a primary or first stage grinder. SAG mills use a ball charge of 8 to 21%. The largest SAG mill is 42' (12.8m) in diameter, powered by a 28 MW (38,000 HP) motor. A SAG mill with a 44' (13.4m) diameter and a power of 35 MW (47,000 HP) has been

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