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VOL XX, NO 8

Belzona® Extends The Life Of Id Fans

 
 

Industry:

Pulp & Paper (PLPR)

 
 

Application:

Solids Handling Machinery (SHM)

 
 

Customer Location:

Pulp and Paper Operation - Port Alberni, British Columbia, Canada

 
 

Application Date:

July 2004

 
 

Application Situation:

ID Fan housing

 
 

Problem:

The ID fan housing would wear away necessitating replacement every two years at best.

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 1812 (Ceramic Carbide FP)

 

Substrate:

Stainless steel

 
 

Application Method:

Application carried out in accordance with Belzona Know How System Leaflet SHM-1.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

An initial test on an original badly eroded unit proved the cost benefits of the application to the customer. With the Belzona product acting as a sacrificial wear surface minimal metal loss was recorded during the 12-month test period.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. Two new housings awaiting grit blasting
  2. Application of Belzona® 1812 in progress
  3. Application to first housing complete with second partially completed
 
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