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VOL XXIV, NO 1

Belzona® Seals Hydraulic Leak

 
 

Industry:

General Industry (GIND)

 
 

Application:

Valves, Pipes and Fittings (VPF)

 
 

Customer Location:

Manufacturer of Stone and Marble Products

 
 

Application Date:

August, 2009

 
 

Application Situation:

Hydraulic system of press for stone products

 
 

Problem:

Hydraulic pipe had started to leak causing the fluid to drip onto the electrical circuit panel, causing a shutdown.

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 1111 (Super Metal)

 

Substrate:

Steel

 
 

Application Method:

Application was carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How System Leaflet VPF-11a. A wrap using the Belzona® 1111 with Belzona® 9341 (Reinforcement Tape) was used to encapsulate the leaking weld.  

 
 

Belzona Facts:

Repair was able to stop the leak and get the operating press back up and running in a short amount of time minimizing disruption to production.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. Leaking weld joint
  2. Surface preparation
  3. Completed repair
 
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