Comminution Alternatives to Sag Mills
Organization: Society for Mining, Metallurgy & Exploration
Jan 1, 1998
Flow sheets employing SAG Mills as the initial stage of grinding are commonly selected for comminution of ores. Several alternative technologies are available. The paper will provide a brief review of the latest alternatives to SAG mills. Included in this review will be a discussion of the comparable benefits of each technology. Commonly accepted disadvantages will also be presented.