Air table

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A shaking table used when water is scarce to effect gravity concentration of sands. Air is blown upward through a porous deck, over which a layer of finely crushed ore passes. The heavy and light minerals stratify and gravitate to separate discharge zones. Syn: pneumatic table Pryor, 1
Source: Dictionary of Mining, Mineral, and Related Terms


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