### Ball Mill

A feature of ball mills is their high specific energy consumption; a mill filled with balls, working idle, consumes approximately as much energy as at full-scale capacity, i.e. during grinding of material. therefore, it is most disadvantageous to use a ball mill at less than full.Ball mill power consumption formula. ball mill power consumption formula mill is the energy consumption the power supplied to the mill is used primarily to lift the load medium and charge additional power is required to keep the mill rotating 813 power drawn by ball semiautogenous and autogenous mills a simplified picture of the mill load is.