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1994

Michigan Technological University

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Flotation Column With Adjustable Supported Baffles, Surendra K. Kawatra, Timothy C. Eisele Aug 1994

Flotation Column With Adjustable Supported Baffles, Surendra K. Kawatra, Timothy C. Eisele

Michigan Tech Patents

An apparatus for separating by froth flotation hydro- phobic and hydrophilic particles contained in an aqueous slurry, the apparatus comprising a generally vertical tubular column having an upper froth zone, an upper separation zone, a lower separation zone, an air inlet zone, and an intermediate feed inlet zone; a feed inlet, air inlet, froth outlet and a tailings outlet; an upper baffle unit comprising a plurality of horizontally extending upper baffle plates, a vertical upper support member including an upper end portion, and first upper apparatus for removably mounting the upper baffle plates on the upper support member at predetermined ...