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Micron bead mill, an efficient grinding equipment, is mainly used to grind solid particulate materials to the micron level. Based on the high-speed movement and collision between grinding media (such as zirconium beads, and glass beads) and materials in a closed grinding chamber, it achieves ultra-fine grinding.

Types of Micron Bead Mill

Material of Micron Bead Mill

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Micron bead mill types

Micron bead mills include pin-type bead mills, disc-type bead mills, and basket-type bead mills.

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Material of the bead mill

According to different grinding requirements, the material of the bead mill varies from wear-resistant steel, polymer, polyurethane, ceramics, German-hardened steel, etc.

How to Maintain the Micron Bead Mill?

1. Regular Cleaning:

  • Daily Cleaning: After each use, clean the bead mill thoroughly to prevent any material build-up. Use appropriate solvents or cleaning agents that are compatible with the materials processed.

  • Deep Cleaning: Periodically, perform a more thorough cleaning. Disassemble the mill if necessary to clean all internal components, including the grinding chamber, agitator, and beads.

2. Inspection and Replacement of Beads:

  • Check Bead Condition: Regularly inspect the beads for wear and tear. Worn-out beads can affect the grinding efficiency and product quality.

  • Replace Beads: Replace beads that are damaged or have significantly reduced in size. Follow the manufacturer’s recommendations for bead size and material.

3. Lubrication:

  • Lubricate Bearings and Moving Parts: Ensure that all bearings and moving parts are properly lubricated according to the manufacturer’s guidelines. Use the recommended type and amount of lubricant.

  • Check Lubrication System: If the mill has an automatic lubrication system, ensure it is functioning correctly and that the lubricant reservoir is adequately filled.


FAQs of Micron Bead Mill

What is the Application of Micron Bead Mills in the Coatings?

Micron bead mills can produce ultra-fine pigment dispersions for water-based coatings, inks, and other products, improving the coloring, covering, and stability.

Can a micron bead mill process heat-sensitive materials?

Micron bead mills can grind heat-sensitive materials, which requires a good cooling system, usually selected based on the characteristics of the grinding material including viscosity, and solid content.

Also, being equipped with auxiliary cooling equipment such as a heat and cold exchanger helps better.


How do I prevent contamination in my micron bead mill?

Use solvents or water that match the solid-liquid mixtures as the mechanical seal cooling circulating fluid to avoid interference from external impurities in the grinding. For pigments, coatings, and other materials involving color requirements, high-purity zirconium beads are required, which can also reduce metal contamination.

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