Ball Mills
Planetary ball mills are smaller than common ball mills and mainly used in laboratories for grinding sample material down to very small sizes. A planetary ball mill consists of at least one grinding jar which is arranged eccentrically on a socalled sun wheel. The direction of movement of the sun wheel is opposite to that of the grinding jars (ratio: 1:2 or 1:1 or else). The grinding balls in the grinding jars are subjected to superimposed rotational movements, the socalled Coriolis forces. The difference in speeds between the balls and grinding jars produces an interaction between frictional and impact forces, which releases high dynamic energies. The interplay between these forces produces the high and very effective degree of size reduction of the planetary ball mill
Across International geardrive 4station planetary ball mills have builtin, reverse and timing functions. High energy ball mills grind down material to submicron level in minutes.























