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VOL XVI, NO 59

Exhaust Mixer Corrosion Problem Solved With Belzona

 
 

Industry:

Marine (MRNE)

 
 

Application:

Valves, Pipes and Fittings (VPF)

 
 

Customer Location:

Yacht in Florida, USA

 
 

Application Date:

August 1999

 
 

Application Situation:

Corrosion of exhaust mixers.

 
 

Problem:

The original mixers suffered from corrosion from a combination of low concentrations of sulfuric acid and salt water. They needed to be replaced. The owner decided to coat his new mixers with Belzona® 1591 to prevent the situation from occuring again.

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 1591

 

Substrate:

Steel

 
 

Application Method:

The application was carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How System Leaflet VPF-2.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

The application has been in service for three years and the owner is satisfied with the performance of Belzona.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. View of yacht
  2. Exhaust Tru-hulls during surface preparation
  3. Entire exhaust mixer grit blasted
  4. Completed application with Belzona® 1591
 
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