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Project Overview

Project Number
M0408
Total Grant Value
$87,000
MRIWA Contribution
$30,000
Project Theme
Mineral Processing
Project Period
2010 - 2010

Summary

This study identified ways to prevent high resistance stains forming on electrostatic rolls in mineral sand processing.

Coatings prepared from fine tungsten carbide in a range of polymers were tested in the laboratory and trialled to produce stains and determine the wear resistance of coatings.

Keywords: mineral sand processing, high tension rolls, electrostatic separation, resistance stains, tungsten carbide

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