Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

Jar Mill

  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_6575

n A small BALL MILL utilizing a portable jar of porcelain or metal rather than a fixed cylinder for containing the material to be ground and the grinding media. After being charged and tightly closed, the jar is placed on a pair of rubber rollers – one driven, the other idling – and rotated for the desired time, typically overnight. (Perry's chemical engineer's handbook, 7th edn. Perry RH, Green DW (eds). McGraw-Hill, New York, 1997; Weismantal GF (1981) Paint handbook. McGraw-Hill, New York)  Ball Mill.

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  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA