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VOL XXVIII, NO 83

Belzona® Applies Positive Grip System On Drive Pulley

 
 

Industry:

General Industry (GIND)

 
 

Application:

Solids Handling Machinery (SHM)

 
 

Customer Location:

Brechin, Ontario, Canada

 
 

Application Date:

December 2012

 
 

Application Situation:

Drive pulley of main conveyor belt.

 
 

Problem:

Existing steel lagging to create traction failed. This creates exposed edges which could possibly tear the belt.

 
 

Products:

Belzona 1821 (Fluid Metal)

Belzona 9211 (Supergrip Aggregate)

 

Substrate:

Steel

 
 

Application Method:

Application was carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How System Leaflet SHM-12. The surface was prepared by initially grinding the steel to create a clean surface and then abraded with the MBX Bristle Blaster to create the correct surface profile. After surface preparation, duct tape was then applied to chevron pattern. Belzona 1821 was applied to the steel and Belzona 9211 was applied over the Belzona 1821 in accordance with the Belzona Instructions For Use.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

The Belzona 1821 gives outstanding adhesion and ensures highly effective grip with the Belzona 9211.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. Drive pulley prior to application
  2. Preparation completed
  3. Application in progress
  4. Complete application
 
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