KHIA headerKnow-How in Action

VOL XIX, NO 54

Belzona® Repairs Rubber Pontoon

 
 

Industry:

General Industry (GIND)

 
 

Application:

Solids Handling Machinery (SHM)

 
 

Customer Location:

Amusement park - Egypt

 
 

Application Date:

December 2004

 
 

Application Situation:

Rubber pontoon in a water ride.

 
 

Problem:

The rubber pontoon was worn out in several areas from the effects of water and impact.

 
 

Products:

Belzona 2121 (D&A Hi-Coat Elastomer)

 

Substrate:

Rubber

 
 

Application Method:

Application was carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How System Leaflet SHM-9.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

These rubber pontoons are pushed through the lake by strong flow. It was critical and unsafe to use the pontoons in there condition. Belzona 2121 was used to repair the worn out areas and also to protect the pontoon from future damage, saving the cost of new units.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. General view of the rubber pontoons
  2. The worn out pontoons
  3. Surface preparation
  4. Applying Belzona® 2121 to the damaged areas
 
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