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VOL XVI, NO 36

Belzona® Gets Heavy Equipment Back In Service, Fast!

 
 

Industry:

General Industry (GIND)

 
 

Application:

Mechanical Power Transmission (MPT)

 
 

Customer Location:

Heavy equipment shop in Florida, USA

 
 

Application Date:

1983

 
 

Application Situation:

Scored hydraulic ram for a front end loader.

 
 

Problem:

Small pieces of rock worked their way underneath the seal and scored the hydraulic ram of this front end loader. Since hydraulic pressure was not able to be maintained, this piece of equipment was out of service.

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 1111 (Super Metal)

 

Substrate:

Chromed Steel

 
 

Application Method:

The application was carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How System Leaflet MPT-3.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

Construction companies lose large sums of money when equipment is down during a project.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. Damaged hydraulic ram
  2. Close-up and extension of cylinder damage
  3. Surface preparation with small grinder
  4. Dressing down the repair
 
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