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VOL XX, NO 21

Belzona® Repairs Large Hydraulic Ram

 
 

Industry:

General Industry (GIND)

 
 

Application:

Mechanical Power Transmission (MPT)

 
 

Customer Location:

Hot Roll Mill for Steel Sheets, Macedonia

 
 

Application Date:

October 2005

 
 

Application Situation:

Large Hydraulic Ram

 
 

Problem:

Many years in service had caused large vertical gouges to be worn into the ram

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 1221 (Super E Metal)

 

Substrate:

Steel

 
 

Application Method:

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

 
 

Belzona Facts:

Belzona was the only method of repair available for such a ram and without it the ram would have had to have been replaced. The application was completed for only 400 Euros, a tiny fraction of the cost of a new ram which would have had a lead time of more that 4 weeks taking a large amount of this mill off line.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. Surface preparation 
  2. Ready for application of Belzona 
  3. Finished repair
 
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For more information about Belzona visit: www.belzona.com