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VOL XX, NO 70

Belzona® Repairs Leaking Transformer

 
 

Industry:

Power (POWR)

 
 

Application:

Valves, Pipes and Fittings (VPF)

 
 

Customer Location:

Sawmill, British Columbia, Canada

 
 

Application Date:

July 2005

 
 

Application Situation:

Electricity Transformer

 
 

Problem:

The cooling fins of the transformer had been damaged. Previous repairs lasted only a short while.

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 1111 (Super Metal)

Belzona® 1221 (Super E Metal)

 

Substrate:

Mild steel

 
 

Application Method:

Application carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How System Leaflet VPF-1 and VPF-2.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

Rebuilding the damaged area provided a quick and simple solution to a constant problem area and was accomplished with the minimum amount of downtime.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. View of leaking transformer. 
  2. Surface preparation completed. 
  3. After initially sealing the hole with Belzona® 1221 Super E Metal area received a final overcoating layer of Belzona® 1111 Super Metal.
 
 
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