KHIA headerKnow-How in Action

VOL XXXI, NO 105

Belzona® Rebuilt Damage Bow Of Recreation Boat

 
 

Industry:

Marine (MRNE)

 
 

Application:

Ships and Offshore Structures (SOS)

 
 

Customer Location:

BC, Canada

 
 

Application Date:

July 2004

 
 

Application Situation:

Sealing bow's halves on the recreation boat

 
 

Problem:

The rivets on the bow that hold the two halves of the aluminum boat shell together would get worn out from the successive beachings.

 
 

Products:

Belzona 1311 (Ceramic R-Metal)

Belzona 1321 (Ceramic S-Metal)

 

Substrate:

Aluminum

 
 

Application Method:

The application was carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How System Leaflet SOS-1.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

Rebuilding this area with fiber glass lasted only a single season. The Belzona repair material is heading into its 2nd season unscathed.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. Condition of vessel bow showing failed fiber glass repair.
  2. Bow rebuilt to shape with Belzona 1311.
  3. Entire repair further protected with 2 coats of Belzona 1321.
 
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