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VOL XXIV, NO 61

Belzona® Repairs Oil Leak On Transformer Fin

 
 

Industry:

Power (POWR)

 
 

Application:

Valves, Pipes and Fittings (VPF)

 
 

Customer Location:

Electricity Distribution Co. UK

 
 

Application Date:

2008

 
 

Application Situation:

Oil cooled electrical transformer

 
 

Problem:

Oil leaking from fins

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 1161 (Super UW-Metal)

 

Substrate:

Steel

 
 

Application Method:

Application was carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How System Leaflet VPF-11a.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

The costly need to drain down the oil to effect a repair was eradicated. The Belzona repair was carried out in less than 2 hours and has proven to be totally successful.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. General view of the transformer
  2. Close up of oil leak area
  3. Completed application. Leak sealed with Belzona® 1161
 
 
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