attrition mill

attrition mill

[ə′trish·ən ‚mil]
(mechanical engineering)
A machine in which materials are pulverized between two toothed metal disks rotating in opposite directions.
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In the Ghanaian markets the most popular size reduction used is based on the principle of attrition using a disc attrition mill [1].
In New England, the common practice is to mix the residues, run them through an attrition mill to comminute them to a smaller size, and then dry them in a rotary, multipass drying system.
Freezing turns the rubber granules into a glass-like state that fractures easily during grinding in a high-speed attrition mill.
The process of making the chemical composition comprises the steps of filling a mixer with 30-60% by weight of hot water and adding 10-20% by weight of barium carbonate or strontium carbonate, 10-20% by weight of phosphoric acid (75%), 5-15% by weight of lime, and 10-20% by weight of boric acid; mixing the contents for 10-15 minutes to create a wet slurry; pouring the wet slurry into an attrition mill for 15-60 minutes; drying the wet slurry and milling it to an average particle size of one to two microns to form a dry pigment; and pushing the dry pigment through a 325 mesh sieve.
The addition of a small crusher and attrition mill to the gravel test plant will facilitate the processing of kimberlite which is scheduled for early 2006.
General Kinematics Vibra-Mill attrition mills have proven performance in scores of foundries as both a total attrition mill or as a sand pre-conditioner.
The high solids route is somewhat different to the low solids route in that it receives a feed from a roller or attrition mill.
It consists of a heavy-duty LB-1 top-loading attrition mill with a 2-hp, 1200 RPM vibrator that is bottom-mounted for maximum agitation of the sand mass.
The General Kinematics Vibra-Mill attrition mill (l) reduces sand lamps from a variety of binder systems down to the original grains while maintaining size distribution.
The compact design of the system eliminates the belt or vibratory conveyors normally used between a shakeout and attrition mill, Installed at floor level, the reclamation systems are designed with ergonomics in mind as they provide low-level loading of molds as well as simplified casting removal.
Key attributes: The system features an attrition mill with dust hood, feed elevator, screener, surge hopper, flow control valve, classifier and discharge level control.
The SDAM is a shakeout deck with an integral attrition mill.