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VOL XXVIII, NO 137

Belzona® Seals A Crusher Lubrication Tank

 
 

Industry:

Mining and Quarrying (MINQ)

 
 

Application:

Tanks and Chemical Containment Areas (TCC)

 
 

Customer Location:

Mine, Chile

 
 

Application Date:

June 2010

 
 

Application Situation:

Area of welding joints and the entire lower surface of the tank.

 
 

Problem:

Oil filtration in the welds and joints. Leaks are detected by applying penetrating dye.

 
 

Products:

Belzona 1111 (Super Metal)

Belzona 5811 (Immersion Grade)

 

Substrate:

Carbon steel

 
 

Application Method:

Mechanical cleaning with a 4½" angular grinder to create a rough surface. The application was carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How System Leaflet TCC-1.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

Belzona provided a quick and effective solution carried out in-situ.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. Original tank conditions where the penetration of the dye can be observed
  2. Prepared surface
  3. Another view of the prepared surface
  4. Completed application
 
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For more information about Belzona visit: www.belzona.com