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VOL XVII, NO 8

Classic Tail Shaft Wrap With Belzona

 
 

Industry:

Marine (MRNE)

 
 

Application:

Ships and Offshore Structures (SOS)

 
 

Customer Location:

Dry dock working on behalf of UK Navy

 
 

Application Date:

May 1999

 
 

Application Situation:

Tail shaft for Fleet Auxiliary Ship (Landing Ship Logistics)

 
 

Problem:

Tough corrosion protection required on exposed section of tail shaft.

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 1111 (Supermetal)
Belzona® 1321 (Ceramic S-Metal)
Belzona® 9341 (Reinforcement tape)

 

Substrate:

Steel

 
 

Application Method:

Application was carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How System Leaflet SOS-6.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

The Belzona coating provides a tough abrasion and corrosion resistant lining on the exposed section of tail shaft.

 
 

Photographs Description

1. Shaft grit blasted and set up in lathe ready for start of application

2. Belzona® 1111 used to create a chamfer to seal between the shaft and the liner.

3. First coat of Belzona® 1321 applied incorporating Belzona® 9341

4. Completed application after application of second coat of Belzona® 1321.

 
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For more information about Belzona visit: www.belzona.com