### Using Rock Geomechanical Characteristics to Estimate Bond ...

Bond ball mill work index (BBMWI) test is a standard test used to measure the ball mill work, which is calculated in accordance with the procedure proposed by the Bond [21]. The BBMWI determines how much energy is needed to grind a sample of ore in a ball mill [22]. This measurement is expressed in kilowatt-hour per ton (kWh/t), which is the ...