KHIA headerKnow-How in Action

VOL XIX, NO 57

Make Hay While The Sun Shines

 
 

Industry:

General Industry (GIND)

 
 

Application:

Mechanical Power Transmission (MPT)

 
 

Customer Location:

Farmer - Kansas U.S.A.

 
 

Application Date:

July 2005

 
 

Application Situation:

Damaged obsolete U.S. Royal 5.50-16 implement tread tire from J.I. Case 140w hay baler.

 
 

Problem:

Tire was damaged but cords still in good condition. No replacement available.

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 2211 (MP Hi-Build Elastomer)

 

Substrate:

Rubber

 
 

Application Method:

Application was carried out in accordance with a modified version of Belzona® Know-How System Leaflet MPT-10.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

A wider tire would not fit the space between the baler and the tire. No manufacturer makes this size tire. A taller tire would cause an uneven hay pickup situation.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. Damaged tire.
  2. All loose rubber removed from tire.
  3. Release agent was applied to a mold. Belzona® 2211 was applied to the tire and mold.
  4. The tire repaired.
 
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For more information about Belzona visit: www.belzona.com