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VOL XXXI, NO 24

Belzona® Rebuilds Rudder Shafts

 
 

Industry:

Marine (MRNE)

 
 

Application:

Mechanical Power Transmission (MPT)

 
 

Customer Location:

BC, Canada

 
 

Application Date:

November 2006

 
 

Application Situation:

Rudder Shaft

 
 

Problem:

Tail shafts have suffered from extensive loss of metal.

 
 

Products:

Belzona 1111 (Super Metal)

 

Substrate:

Steel

 
 

Application Method:

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

 
 

Belzona Facts:

Rebuilding the damaged areas with Belzona 1111 allowed the shafts to be rebuilt and machined in less than 2 days.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. Original shaft showing eroded area.
  2. Rebuild of shafts completed.
  3. Shafts machined and ready for installation.
 
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