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VOL X, NO 19

Belzona® To The Rescue On-Board U.S. Navy Carrier



Marine (MRNE)



Gaskets, Seals and Shims (GSS)


Customer Location:

U.S. Navy


Application Date:

April 1989


Application Situation:

Marine evaporator doors on a Helicopter Carrier



The evaporator doors were leaking and threaded holes in the evaporator casing for the door "hold-down" had badly corroded from contact with brine solution.



Belzona® 1111 (Super Metal)

Belzona® 2111 (D&A Hi-Build Elastomer)





Application Method:

Application was carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How Leaflets GSS-1 and GSS-8.


Belzona Facts:

The repair was carried out in one afternoon, with the ship at the pier, saving the U.S. Navy an estimated $100,000.


Photographs Description

  1. Applying Belzona® 1111 to a flange   
  2. Inspecting the recently reformed flange surface   
  3. Forming custom gaskets in place with Belzona® 2111
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