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VOL XII, NO 29

Belzona® Repairs Vacuum Pump Rotor

 
 

Industry:

Sugar (SUGR)

 
 

Application:

Centrifugal Pumps (CEP)

 
 

Customer Location:

Sugar Cane Mill in Minnesota, U.S.A.

 
 

Application Date:

1993

 
 

Application Situation:

Vacuum pump rotor

 
 

Problem:

Cavitation damage was the principal problem on this rotor.

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 1111 (Super Metal)

Belzona® 1341 (Supermetalglide)

 

Substrate:

Cast Iron

 
 

Application Method:

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

 
 

Belzona Facts:

Belzona's repair system has proven resistant to cavitation. The repair has lasted over five years.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. Extensive damage of vacuum pump easily visible.  
  2. Refurbished rotor. 
  3. Rotor after many years in service.
 
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For more information about Belzona visit: www.belzona.com