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VOL XI, NO 42

Belzona® Slides The Chips Off The Bark Shaker

 
 

Industry:

Pulp & Paper (PLPR)

 
 

Application:

Solids Handling Machinery (SHM)

 
 

Customer Location:

Pulp Mill in Alabama, U.S.A.

 
 

Application Date:

1992

 
 

Application Situation:

Bark shaker sorts and distributes bark to the boiler.

 
 

Problem:

Bark builds up and clogs the shaker.

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 1341 (Supermetalglide)

 

Substrate:

Carbon steel

 
 

Application Method:

The application was carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How Leaflet SHM-13.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

The application is touched-up every two years and prevents the bark from sticking to the steel. Recently, a new bark shaker has been coated. The customer is extremely happy with the application.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. The bark shaker.  
  2. Belzona® 1341 provides a slick surface and the bark slides off.  
  3. Another view of the 30 foot long, 8-foot-wide bark shaker coated with two coats of Belzona® 1341.
 
 
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For more information about Belzona visit: www.belzona.com