A Tube Mill is a revolving cylinder that generally comes in the length of five diameter and used to pulverize rock, ore and other such material. This material is mixed with water and it is fed in one end of the chamber and passes through the other side of the chamber as slime. These mills are used to produce electric resistant welded pipes and tubes. Made up of mild steel and stainless steel, Tube Mills are found usage in different processes like rolling the slabs, billets, blooms and beam blanks. It is specially designed for the constant rolling of inside bead in the welding operations.
Attributes of Tube Mills
- Tube Mills is integrated with fully mechanized entry line, horizontal spiral accumulator and hydraulic shear & end welder for stress free strip accumulation.
- Special shaping strands are installed in the tube mills for the precise formation of hollow sections in the pipes & tubes.
- For energy efficient working, helical reduction & gear boxes are integrated to drive the mill.
- Cold cut-off systems are installed in all the tube mills for accurate cutting operations.