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floatability

[‚flōd·ə′bil·əd·ē]
(mining engineering)
Response of a specific mineral to the flotation process.
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Every ion could attach on the part surface and therefore alter its floatability. The surface electrokinetic potential could reflect the floatability of the material.
It is clear from the curve that the coal has poor floatability. Theoretically 60% coal can be floated with clean coal ash of approximately 36%.
The single mineral floatability of magnesite, dolomite, serpentine, and quartz with surfactant DDA acetic solution and the influence of pH on their flotation were investigated first.
The tour of Precast Concepts' concrete pipe plant in Henderson highlighted the importance of proper installation and inspection of all products, explained MAP-21 policy for culvert pipe selection, covered risk assessment factors such as flammability, floatability, road use and life expectancy, and emphasized the importance of choosing durable products that save Colorado taxpayers in the long run.
FAO has further included built-in buoyancy tanks and other features that ensure floatability and durability," said FAO in a statement.
The boat builder was awarded CE certification by Germanischer Lloyd - EU Certification for Recreational Crafts for its materials and vessels for complying with essential safety requirements relating to 'Stability and Freeboard' and 'Buoyancy and Floatability.
Among these, microspheres containing Acrycoat S100 (100 mg) showed best results for sustained drug release (98.14%), floatability (72%) in 12 h, and stability.
At usage of this approximation in the equations of the pulse preservation (1) the difference of the density from some constant value q s , is considered only in the member describing floatability, in the inertial members the real density is replaced withthe valuekind q s , and the equation (4) is reduced to the.
Honaker & Mohanty (1996) showed that pH has a great significant influence on the floatability of the individual macerals.
As for the GDLS proposal, a Youtube posted movie shows what looks like a modified-body Piranha 3C with 12-inch wheels and an increased height to ensure sufficient floatability, but no official information are available.