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Ball mill 3 Lb capacity. 3 lb capacity media ball mill. Perfect size for the small hobbyist to mill black powder, rocket pr..
The mixing process for black powder is just as important as the formula. Black powder MUST be made in a ball mill to work properly. A ball mill is a rotating drum with dozens of lead balls inside. The 3 chemicals are loaded into the ball mill, along with the lead balls, sealed shut and allowed to rotate for anywhere between 1 and 24 hours.
If your milling black powder, DO NOT USE STEEL!!! Colliding steel balls can and will spark and there you have a bomb full of ballistic projectiles. Hardened lead is one of the more preferred grinding media and as Carbon says, calebkessinger is a great source for it. Shoot him a message.
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The mixing process for Black Powder is just as important as the formula. Black Powder MUST be made in a Ball Mill to work properly. A Ball Mill is a rotating drum with dozens of lead balls inside. The 3 chemicals are loaded into the Ball Mill, along with the lead balls, sealed shut and allowed to rotate for anywhere between 1 hour and 24 hours.
Remote and Level Location for Ball Mill Barricading the Ball Mill I39;ve mentioned that a mill explosion is always a possibility when complete black powder compositions are being ball milled. So, try and place your mill behind a natural barricade like a mound of earth, a rock, or a big tree.