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VOL XVIII, NO 29

Belzona® Routine Cylinder Salvage Of Engine Block

 
 

Industry:

General Industry (GIND)

 
 

Application:

Engines and Casings (ENC)

 
 

Customer Location:

River cruiser in Egypt

 
 

Application Date:

December 2003

 
 

Application Situation:

Diesel engine block from large river cruise ship

 
 

Problem:

Cavitation damage in water jacket

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 1311 (Ceramic R-Metal)

 

Substrate:

Cast iron

 
 

Application Method:

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

 
 

Belzona Facts:

This is a routine repair on engine blocks as cavitation is a common problem in this area of the engine. Belzona provides a quick effective repair without heat and provides good cavitation resistance in the hot coolant.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. The engine block
  2. Location of damage
  3. Close up of the cavitation
  4. Completed application
 
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