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VOL XVI, NO 6

Belzona® Extends Service Life Of This Vertical Pivot Bearing Housing

 
 

Industry:

Mining and Quarrying (MINQ)

 
 

Application:

Mechanical Power Transmission (MPT)

 
 

Customer Location:

A quarry located in Kansas U.S.A.

 
 

Application Date:

February 2000

 
 

Application Situation:

Vertical pivot bearing housing on a piece of heavy equipment.

 
 

Problem:

Ordinary wear and tear eventually enlarges the housing and causes play in the body pivot pin during use.

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 1111 (Super Metal)
Belzona® 9411 (Release Agent)

 

Substrate:

Steel

 
 

Application Method:

The application was carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How System Leaflet MPT-7. Belzona® 1111 (Super Metal) was applied to both the outer bearing race as well as the housing. The bearing is then pressed into the housing and aligned.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

This application was completed without costly welding and line boring.

 
 

Photographs Description

Damage evident around pin Application in progress New bushing aligned and installed

 
 
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