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VOL XXIX, NO 73

Belzona® Protects Cyclone

 
 

Industry:

General Industry (GIND)

 
 

Application:

Tanks and Chemical Containment Areas (TCC)

 
 

Customer Location:

France

 
 

Application Date:

August 2004

 
 

Application Situation:

Inside a cyclone transporting corncobs in a cereal plant.

 
 

Problem:

Abrasion inside the cyclone and through-wall damages caused by corncobs.

 
 

Products:

Belzona 1311 (Ceramic R-Metal)

Belzona 1321 (Ceramic S-Metal)

 

Substrate:

Steel

 
 

Application Method:

The application was carried out with cold bonding of stainless steel plates with Belzona 1311, where abrasion protection was important. Belzona 1321 was applied to protect 15cm of all the circumference of the cyclone.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

Belzona offered a quick repair and rapid return to service. The repair was completed on-site, without dismantling. Belzona allowed for a cold repair.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. Cyclone to be repaired
  2. Presence of holes due to abrasion
  3. Repair with Belzona 1311 and protection with Belzona 1321
 
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For more information about Belzona visit: www.belzona.com