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VOL XXVIII, NO 133

Belzona® Creates Irregular Shim For Dragline Rotating Block

 
 

Industry:

Mining and Quarrying (MINQ)

 
 

Application:

Gaskets, Seals and Shims (GSS)

 
 

Customer Location:

BC, Canada

 
 

Application Date:

1992

 
 

Application Situation:

Worn rotating block base

 
 

Problem:

The base of the rotating block had worn unevenly creating an uneven mounting surface.

 
 

Products:

Belzona 1341 (Supermetalglide)

 

Substrate:

Cast Iron

 
 

Application Method:

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

 
 

Belzona Facts:

The use of Belzona 1341 enabled the mine to create an uneven shim between the two metal surfaces saving many hours of downtime.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. View of Dragline Equipment  
  2. Injection ports in place  
  3. Injection gun filled with Belzona 1341  
  4. Injection in progress
 
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For more information about Belzona visit: www.belzona.com