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VOL X, NO 25

Belzona® Boat Lift Tire Repair



Marine (MRNE)



Solids Handling Machinery (SHM)


Customer Location:

Boat Repair Facility in Florida


Application Date:

February 1996


Application Situation:

Drydock boat lift tire



Tires on lift are actually retreaded aircraft tires. Delamination of the tire tread due to use and exposure to the sun.



Belzona® 2311 (SR Elastomer)





Application Method:

The application was carried out in accordance with a modified version of Belzona Know-How Leaflet SHM-9.


Belzona Facts:

Tires cost approximately $1,000 each. Two units of Belzona® 2311 (SR Elastomer) were used to repair the damaged area and to protect the tire from future deterioration. More importantly, it improved the reliability of the boat lift. If the machine is down, this company could be out of business.


Photographs Description

  1. View of boat lift used to hoist vessels from water 
  2. Tire tread is separating from the tire 
  3. Tire repaired with Belzona® 2311
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