A material balance calculation procedure for grinding circuit hydrocyclone selection

CIM Bulletin, Vol. 77, No. 872, 1984

R.E. MclVOR, Linatex Canada Inc., Montreal, Quebec

Process specifications for classification system design for closed circuit grinding are identified. A computer-assisted, mass balance procedure for estimation of material size distributions and required hydrocyclone separation performance is presented.
Keywords: Mineral processing, Material balance, Grinding circuit, Hydrocyclones, Classifiers