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· Several works related to the strength of the Bond test with respect to the grindability factor are discussed 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 . The Bond test analysis specifies that one of the vital parameters for computing work indices is PSD . In this sense the standard Bond test procedure is used to analyze PSD in terms of F 80 and P 80 parameters.

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FIGURE 8 ROD MILL/BALL MILL WORK INDEX RATIO v. UNCONFINED COMPRESSIVE STRENGTH 100 200 300 400 UCS (MPa) 0 0.5 1 1.5 2 WiRM/WiBM (metric) Siddall et al (1996) identified the ratio of Bond rod mill Work Index and ball mill Work Index as being indicative of an ore s compentency. Figure 8 plots this ratio versus UCS no trend is apparent

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The Bond rod mill grindability test is performed according to the original Bond procedure (Bond 1960). The feed sample is stage-crushed to 12.7mm (½") and the test is run under a 100 circulating load. The test can also be closed with various sieve sizes but for AG/SAG mill analyses the standard 1.18mm (14 mesh) sieve is typically used. The test is performed as a locked-cycle with a circulating load of 100

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· If r is the reference ore andt the ore under test then from Bonds Equation While Bond is the best-known grindability test for rod and ball mills in recentyears the SPI (SAG Power Index) test has become popular for SAG mills. TheSPI test is a batch test conducted in a 30.5 cm diameter by 10.2 cm longgrinding mill charged with 5kg of steel balls.

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· An improved method using less mass compared to the Bond Ball Mill Work Index test. The JK Bond Ball Mill (JKBBM) test is a locked cycle grindability test conducted using a standard laboratory Bond Ball Mill with the same steel ball charge and material feed size (100 passing 3.35 mm) as the Bond Ball Mill Work Index test.

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· The Bond grindability test is performed in a standard Bond ball mill dimensions DxL=305x305 mm and a speed revolution of 70 min −1. The mill is filled with balls with a diameter of 15.5 to 30.6 mm and has a total weight of 20.125 kg. This test uses dry grinding in a closed cycle until a stable circulating load of 250 is established.

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· Several works related to the strength of the Bond test with respect to the grindability factor are discussed 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 . The Bond test analysis specifies that one of the vital parameters for computing work indices is PSD . In this sense the standard Bond test procedure is used to analyze PSD in terms of F 80 and P 80 parameters.

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· Table 1 Bond mill charge distribution Ball diameter inch No. of balls Distribution 1 ½ 25 8.8 1 ¼ 39 13.7 1 60 21.0 7/8 68 23.9 3/4 93 32.6 The standard Bond grindability test is a closed-cycle dry grinding and scree ning process which is carried out

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· The drop weight test (DWT) and the Bond ball mill grindability test were performed to characterize the mechanical properties of clinkers. Nanoindentation tests were also carried out. Results from the Bond ball mill grindability test were found to be related to the hardness of the mineral phase and to mineralogical characteristics such as type

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The ball mill work index laboratory test is conducted by grinding an ore sample prepared to 100 passing 3.36 mm (6 mesh) to product size in the range of 45-150 µm ( mesh) thus determining the ball mill work index (Wi B or BWi). The work index calculations across a narrow size range are conducted using the appropriate laboratory work index determination for the material size of interest or by

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The Bond ball mill test is designed to predict power in wet ball mill grinding circuit operating at a 250 circulating load. However moving away from this condition reduces the accuracy of the test. Further the Bond ball mill test does not predict the behavior of large rocks in a grinding circuit where the mode of breakage is impact dominated.

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