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VOL XIV, NO 23

Belzona® Saves Replacement Costs

 
 

Industry:

Mining and Quarrying (MINQ)

 
 

Application:

Mechanical Power Transmission (MPT)

 
 

Customer Location:

Quarry in Germany

 
 

Application Date:

November 1999

 
 

Application Situation:

Universal joint between power unit and trailer of articulated earth mover.

 
 

Problem:

The ends of the shaft were worn due to play in the joint.

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 1111 (Super Metal)

 

Substrate:

Steel

 
 

Application Method:

The application was carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How System Leaflet MPT-1.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

The Belzona repair saved replacement costs estimated at $7,250 plus delays in sourcing the parts. The Belzona repair allowed the equipment to continue in service with minimal interruption to production.

 
 

Photographs Description

The power unit The damaged shaft Application of the Belzona® 1111 underway The completed repair

 
 
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