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VOL XXVIII, NO 235

Belzona® Rescues A Snow Plow Hydraulic Pump

 
 

Industry:

Fluid Flow (FLOW)

 
 

Application:

Engines and Casings (ENC)

 
 

Customer Location:

Anchorage, Alaska, USA

 
 

Application Date:

1983

 
 

Application Situation:

Broken pump casing

 
 

Problem:

The pump had been repaired with brand X, fell apart after five minutes of use.

 
 

Products:

Belzona 1111 (Super Metal)

Belzona 9341 (Reinforcement Sheet)

 

Substrate:

Aluminum

 
 

Application Method:

The application was carried out in accordance with Belzona System Leaflet ENC-1 using Reinforcement Sheet to bridge the hole.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

A new pump casing was 5000 miles away and could take two weeks to arrive. Snow does not wait in Alaska.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. Aluminum pump casing showing the remains of Brand X failure
  2. Casing prepared with grinding
  3. Finished casing ready for service.
 
 
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