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VOL XXI, NO 60

Turntable Trouble Sorted With Belzona

 
 

Industry:

Mining and Quarrying (MINQ)

 
 

Application:

Mechanical Power Transmission (MPT)

 
 

Customer Location:

Heavy Equipment Repair Shop

 
 

Application Date:

May 2006

 
 

Application Situation:

Worn Spline and Gear Drive

 
 

Problem:

Spline drive and gears were so old and worn that the main deck turntable on the excavator could not operate.

 
 

Products:

Belzona 1111(Supermetal)

 

Substrate:

Steel

 
 

Application Method:

Application was carried out in accordance with Belzona System leaflet MPT-5.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

A new gear cost $800 and a new splined drive cost $7000. One year later the excavator was still working everyday in the quarry!

 
 

Photographs Description

Excavator unable to rotateWorn gearWorn driveWorn gear and drive

 
 
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