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VOL XX, NO 61

Belzona® Engine Block Repair And Protection

 
 

Industry:

General Industry (GIND)

 
 

Application:

Engines and Casings (ENC)

 
 

Customer Location:

Iron and steel manufacturing factory, Egypt

 
 

Application Date:

July 2004

 
 

Application Situation:

Engine block

 
 

Problem:

Cavitation and corrosion in water passages of engine block.

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 1311 (Ceramic R-Metal)

Belzona® 1391 (Ceramic HT)

 

Substrate:

Cast iron

 
 

Application Method:

Application was carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How System Leaflet ENC-6.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

This is a routine repair on engine blocks as cavitation is a common problem in this area of the engine.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. General view of the block
  2. Cavitation area after blasting
  3. Rebuilding cavitation area using Belzona® 1311 (Ceramic R-Metal) 
  4. Applying Belzona® 1391 (Ceramic-HT) to the block
 
 
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