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VOL XII, NO 11

O-Ring Fit Restored With Belzona

 
 

Industry:

Power (POWR)

 
 

Application:

Fans, Blowers and Compressors (FBC)

 
 

Customer Location:

Power Plant in North Texas

 
 

Application Date:

1996

 
 

Application Situation:

Air compressor cooler waterbox.

 
 

Problem:

Eroded O-Ring fit.

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 1111 (Super Metal)

Belzona® 1121 (Super XL-Metal)

Belzona® 1341 (Supermetalglide)

Belzona® 9411 (Release Agent)

 

Substrate:

Cast Iron

 
 

Application Method:

The application was carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How Leaflet FBC-5.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

Belzona saved costly downtime and restored the operation of the compressor. After several years, the restoration is still holding.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. Corrosion and eroded o-ring fit.  
  2. A new O-Ring was used to form the fit. 
  3. Entire waterbox was coated.
  4. O-Ring fit restored and back online.
 
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For more information about Belzona visit: www.belzona.com