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VOL XI, NO 12

Belzona® Rebuilds Bearing Plates On Vertical Borer

 
 

Industry:

General Industry (GIND)

 
 

Application:

Mechanical Power Transmission (MPT)

 
 

Customer Location:

Steel Manufacturer Engineering Workshop

 
 

Application Date:

March 1997

 
 

Application Situation:

Craven 90" dia. Vertical Borer

 
 

Problem:

White metal bearing plates badly worn/scored due to oil starvation. Manufacturer of this unit has ceased trading so replacement part is unobtainable.

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 1131

 

Substrate:

Steel

 
 

Application Method:

The application was carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How Leaflet MPT-9.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

The repaired machine now runs quieter and more smoothly, providing a higher standard of finish to machined components.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. The problem area - excessive wear to white metal plates.  
  2. Application of Belzona® 1131.  
  3. Chuck going back into machine to form Belzona® 1131.  
  4. The finished job with oil grooves cut into Belzona® 1131.
 
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