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VOL XXVIII, NO 123

Belzona® Repairs And Seals Cracked Transmission Casing

 
 

Industry:

Mining and Quarrying (MINQ)

 
 

Application:

Mechanical Power Transmission (MPT)

 
 

Customer Location:

BC, Canada

 
 

Application Date:

N/A

 
 

Application Situation:

Replacing cracked gear box

 
 

Problem:

Repairing cracked and leaking transmission housing

 
 

Products:

Belzona 1111 (Super Metal)

 

Substrate:

Cast iron

 
 

Application Method:

Application carried out in accordance with a modified version of Belzona Know-How System Leaflet MPT-1

 
 

Belzona Facts:

A Belzona repair allowed casing to be repaired with the minimum amount of disassembly and downtime.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. View of equipment 
  2. Crack “v” out and the surface area around it roughened 
  3. Belzona 1111 applied to the area around the repair 
  4. A reinforcement plate bolted over the uncured Belzona material to provide additional mechanical strength to the area.
 
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For more information about Belzona visit: www.belzona.com