#### Particle Size Reduction and Enlargement ScienceDirect

The tube mill is similar to the ball mill in construction and operation, although the ratio of length to the diameter is usually 3 or 4:1, as compared with 1 or :1 for the ball mill. The mill is filled with pebbles, rather smaller in size than the balls used in the ball mill, and the inside of the mill is so shaped that a layer of pebbles ...