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VOL XIX, NO 63

Pintle Housing Repair With Belzona

Customer Location

Cement transportation ship, Egypt

Application Date

July 2004

Application Situation

Pintle housing

Problem

Pintle housing had become oversized due to corrosion.

Products

Belzona® 1121 (Super XL-Metal)

Substrate

Steel

Application Method

Application was carried out in accordance with Belzona® Know-How System Leaflet SOS-3.

Belzona Facts
(Cost Savings?, Alternatives?, Why Belzona?, etc.)

Belzona was used to allow an in-situ repair with minimum repair downtime. The other option of welding and machining would be difficult to accomplish, potentially dangerous due to heat distortion, and significantly more expensive.

Photographs Description

  1. General view of the ship
  2. The oversized pintle housing
  3. After applying Belzona Release Agent to the pintle, Belzona® 1121 was applied to the pintle
  4. Pintle housing was perfectly repaired
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