### TECHNICAL NOTES 8 GRINDING R. P. King

belly length. Dm = mill diameter. Dt = trunnion diameter. The no-load power accounts for all frictional and mechanical losses in the drive system of the mill and can be calculated from No load power 1.68 D 2.05 [3 c(0.667 Ld L)] 0.82 kW (8.15) Ld is the mean length of the conical ends and is calculated as half the difference between the center-line length of the mill and the length of the ...