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VOL XVI, NO 78

Belzona® Saves Retirement Residence Over $7,000

 
 

Industry:

General Industry (GIND)

 
 

Application:

Fans, Blowers and Compressors (FBC)

 
 

Customer Location:

Retirement residence in Florida, U.S.A.

 
 

Application Date:

October 1993

 
 

Application Situation:

Rooftop exhaust fan shroud.

 
 

Problem:

A six foot diameter exhaust fan is used in case of a fire to evacuate smoke from the burning building. The corroded metal shroud developed holes. Rainwater entered through the holes and caused water damage to the inside of the building.

 
 

Products:

Belzona ® 1111 (Super Metal)

Belzona ® 6111 (Liquid Anode)

Belzona ® 5111 (Ceramic Cladding)

 

Substrate:

Sheet steel

 
 

Application Method:

The application was carried out in accordance with a Belzona Know-How System Leaflets FBC-2 and FBC-4.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

The cost of a new stainless steel shroud was $9,600.The existing shroud was salvaged with approximately $600 in products. Including blasting, the customer saved over $7,000.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. Shroud grit blasted
  2. Completed coating with Belzona® 5111 (Ceramic Clading)
 
 
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