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VOL X, NO 7

Belzona® Cavitation Damage Repaired On Cruise Ship Propellers

 
 

Industry:

Marine (MRNE)

 
 

Application:

Ships and Offshore Structures (SOS)

 
 

Customer Location:

Cruise Ship

 
 

Application Date:

February 1995

 
 

Application Situation:

Ship propellers

 
 

Problem:

Propellers on cruise ship had cavitation damage on all four blades of both propellers.

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 1311 (Ceramic R-Metal)

 

Substrate:

Stainless steel

 
 

Application Method:

The application was carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How Leaflet SOS-1.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

Repairs were accepted by Lloyds Register surveyor and by Russian Certification Society. About 1 kg of Belzona® 1311 (Ceramic R-Metal) (about $170) was used.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. Starboard propeller after grinding   
  2. #4 starboard propeller after Belzona® 1311 application   
  3. #2 port propeller after Belzona® 1311 application
 
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