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VOL XVI, NO 9

Belzona® Allows Lumber Transfer Rolls To Maintain Positive Traction

 
 

Industry:

Pulp & Paper (PLPR)

 
 

Application:

Solids Handling Machinery (SHM)

 
 

Customer Location:

Lumber Mill in Canada

 
 

Application Date:

October 1999

 
 

Application Situation:

Lumber transfer rolls with insufficient positive traction

 
 

Problem:

Saw mill rolls having problems firing the lumber in the correct direction creating short cuts, and crossover jams.

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 1321 (Ceramic S-Metal)

Belzona® 9211 (Supergrip Aggregate)

 

Substrate:

Mild steel

 
 

Application Method:

The application was carried out in accordance with a modified version of Belzona Know-How System Leaflet SHM-12.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

After the correct thickness of Belzona® 1321 (Ceramic S-Metal) is applied, the aggregate is sprinkled into the roller and tamped down before cure. Usually the Belzona application lasts 3-5 years depending on the type of lumber and standard mill operating practices.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. The equipment prior to the application
  2. Belzona® 1321 is being applied
  3. Belzona® 9211 is being broadcast onto the roller surface
  4. The aggregate is being tamped
 
 
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For more information about Belzona visit: www.belzona.com