TECHNICAL NOTES 5 CRUSHERS Mineral Tech
Figure 5.1 Schematic diagram of a crusher showingg the open- and closed-side settings. 5.1 Jaw and Gyratory Crushers. Jaw and gyratory crushers are used mostly for primary crushing. They are characterized by wide gape and narrow discharge and are designed to handle large quantities of material. The capacity of the crusher is determined by its size.