Tools of a Metallurgist

Rod Mill Design Calculations

 EF1 – Dry Grinding – for the same range of work, dry grinding requires 1.3 times as much power as wet grinding. EF2 – Open Circuit Grinding – when grinding in open circuit ball mills, the amount of extra power required, compared to closed circuit ball milling, is a function of the degree of … Read more

Mill Operator Training Program

Few people would dispute the necessity of transmitting literally thousands of pieces of information about the new plant to the operator. In fact, there is really only one way to actually do it We have found that writing a series of custom plant operating manuals, specifically designed for an education level of the average high … Read more

Downdraft Tables

As well as metal working, welding or cutting, downdraft tables are also used for human dissection tables although rim exhausts are usually used for this purpose. For manual shoe repair and during application of artificial fingernails, downdraft tables are the only type of exhaust possible. Larger versions are used for sanding, grinding, polishing, and welding. … Read more

Wills’ Mineral Processing Technology

wills mineral processing technology

JOIN 911Metallurgist Discussion Forums to get a chance at winning to get a free (my used) copy of: Wills’ Mineral Processing Technology (Seventh Edition) Barry A. Wills and Tim Napier-Munn An Introduction to the Practical Aspects of Ore Treatment and Mineral Recovery I will select a winner from User Directory on March 1st 2017 and announce the winner … Read more

TECHNICAL WRITING for Metallurgists

General Principles Superlatives and the Superfluous The Subjunctive, Shall And Will, And The Possessive Punctuation Jargon Clearness Prepositions and Prepositional-Verbs