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VOL XXVI, NO 4

Large Gearbox Restored With Belzona

 
 

Industry:

General Industry (GIND)

 
 

Application:

Mechanical Power Transmission (MPT)

 
 

Customer Location:

Steel Plant, Kosice, Slovakia

 
 

Application Date:

2006

 
 

Application Situation:

Large gearbox used in production of steel plate. 

 
 

Problem:

Wear in the bearing housing was causing vibration.

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 1111 (Super Metal)

 

Substrate:

Steel

 
 

Application Method:

Repairs were completed in accordance with Belzona Know-How System Leaflet MPT-6. Accurate measurements were taken to enable machining to be done in-situ to an accuracy of +/-0.03mm.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

Conventional welding required the gear box to be out of service too long. Belzona method achieved exact alignment ensuring smooth performance of the gearbox. 

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. Damaged bearing housing before reconstruction
  2. Accurate measuring for alignment was a key feature of the process
  3. Machining after Belzona application
  4. Completed application ready to work
 
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For more information about Belzona visit: www.belzona.com