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VOL XVIII, NO 30

Belzona® Repair To Shaft And Keyway Of Diesel Engine Test Dynamometer

 
 

Industry:

General Industry (GIND)

 
 

Application:

Mechanical Power Transmission (MPT)

 
 

Customer Location:

Engine repair facility in Egypt

 
 

Application Date:

April 2003

 
 

Application Situation:

Dynamometer used to measure engine power output

 
 

Problem:

The tapered coupling and keyway were damaged on the main power input shaft.

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 1111 (Super Metal)

 

Substrate:

Steel

 
 

Application Method:

Application was carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How System Leaflets MPT-2 and MPT-4. A former was used to restore tapered shaft profile and at same time locate the keyway correctly.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

Both ends of shaft repaired without having to dismantle the equipment.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. The damaged shaft and keyway
  2. Application of Belzona® 1111 to the former
  3. Former being clamped onto the shaft
  4. Both ends of shaft rebuilt
 
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