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VOL XXVIII, NO 25

Belzona® Sets In Place Brass Slider Plates On A Dragline

 
 

Industry:

Mining and Quarrying (MINQ)

 
 

Application:

Gaskets, Seals and Shims (GSS)

 
 

Customer Location:

The largest coal mine in North America

 
 

Application Date:

May 1999

 
 

Application Situation:

Brass slider plates for a dragline

 
 

Problem:

The plates needed to be set in place with shims

 
 

Products:

Belzona 1321 (Ceramic S Metal)

 

Substrate:

Brass

 
 

Application Method:

Application was carried out in accordance with a modified version of Belzona Know-How System Leaflet GSS-9.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

Belzona 1321 was floated in place to provide a non-shrinking shim successfully solving the problem.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. Prepared surfaces coated with a 40 mil thickness coat of Belzona 1321
  2. Applying Belzona 1321 on other plates
  3. The brass wear plates were inverted and the bolts torqued in place creating 100% contact
 
 
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