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VOL XXVIII, NO 21

Vulcanizing Company Saves Time And Money

 
 

Industry:

Mining and Quarrying (MINQ)

 
 

Application:

Solids Handling Machinery (SHM)

 
 

Customer Location:

Vulcanizing Company, Southwest Scotland.

 
 

Application Date:

January 1996

 
 

Application Situation:

Off-road tractor’s tire

 
 

Problem:

The tire had a cut which penetrated right through the wall, requiring repairs to be performed not only on the outside but on the inside of the tire as well.

 
 

Products:

Belzona 2311 (SR Elastomer)

Belzona 2911 (Elastomer QD Conditioner)

Belzona 9341 (Reinforcing Tape)

 

Substrate:

Rubber

 
 

Application Method:

The affected areas (both inside and outside of the tire) were abraded then fully cleaned and degreased. Then, the substrate was conditioned using Belzona 2911 (Elastomer QD Conditioner). Belzona 2311 (SR Elastomer) was then mixed and applied incorporating Belzona 9341 (Reinforcing Tape) to the area around the damage.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

The tire was returned to service and is performing as good as new. This Belzona repair was quick and easy to complete, saving time and money to the end client.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. Inside portion of the tire before the repair
  2. Surface preparation in progress
  3. Inside repair near completion
  4. Finished repair to the outside
 
 
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