Pyrometallurgy: Roasting, Smelting, Refining & Electrowinning

Pyrometallurgy: Roasting, Smelting, Refining & Electrowinning 2017-04-21T02:33:06+00:00
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tin smelting (1 reply)

jeremy_911met
1 year ago
jeremy_911met 1 year ago

Hi, my name is jeremy and a geologist, hence the simple question

What is the minimum feed size fraction for tin smelting. In other words, at what feed size causes the Cassiterite ore to vaporise and you lose the tin?

David
1 year ago
David 1 year ago

Hi Jeremy,

I do not think size matters much. Maybe 100 mesh. See the PDF here at movie.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IKqTCvMEodA

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