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VOL XIX, NO 25

Belzona® Performs A Classic Repair

 
 

Industry:

General Industry (GIND)

 
 

Application:

Engines and Casings (ENC)

 
 

Customer Location:

Motor Enthusiast, Cheshire, England

 
 

Application Date:

April 2005

 
 

Application Situation:

Engine casing on vintage car

 
 

Problem:

A small crack had developed in the 2.8 litre engine casing of this 1951 David Brown Lagonda.

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 1111 (Super Metal)

Belzona® 9341 (Reinforcement Tape)

 

Substrate:

Cast Iron

 
 

Application Method:

Application was carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How System Leaflet ENC-1.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

Belzona was chosen as being the quickest, simplest and cheapest method of conducting the repair. Other alternatives would have involved welding, which the client did not want to pursue due to the age of the casting. The repair needed to be carried out quickly as the car was to go on show the following day. The total cost was around £15 ($28) to complete.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. The engine block
  2. The exterior of this fully restored classic car
  3. The cars interior
  4. The rear view of the car
 
 
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