Ball Mill vs Rod Mill How To Choose Ball Mill or Rod

The rod mill usually uses 50100mm diameter steel rod as grinding medium while the ball mill uses steel ball as grinding medium. The length of steel rod is 2550mm shorter than the cylinder and it is usually made of high carbon steel with carbon content of 0.8% 1% the loading capacity of rod is about 35% 45% of the effective volume of rod mill.

Technical Performance and Application of Ball Mill and Rod

Rod mill. Unlike the ball mill the grinding medium in the rod mill is a steel rod so the working characteristics are significantly different from those of the ball mill. Since the steel balls are in point contact the steel rods

Continuous Rod and Ball Mill Sepor Inc

Sepors 16 x 32 continuous ball or rod mill is ideal for pilot plant studies of ore grinding and processing or just regular small scale grinding requirements you may have. The mill can be used in a closed circuit with a spiral classifier screen or cyclones or as a single pass grinding mill.

Rod Mills for coarse grinding FL

Whereas a SAG and ball mill may be ideal for larger operations the Rod Mill is ideal for low tonnage applications.