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VOL XX, NO 27

Belzona® Rebuilds Damaged Dryer Can Journal In 5 Hours

 
 

Industry:

Pulp & Paper (PLPR)

 
 

Application:

Mechanical Power Transmission (MPT)

 
 

Customer Location:

Pulp & Paper Operation, BC, Canada

 
 

Application Date:

2004

 
 

Application Situation:

Damaged dryer can journal

 
 

Problem:

There was a fit problem with the gear causing excessive vibration when it was running

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 1391 (HT Ceramic)

 

Substrate:

Steel

 
 

Application Method:

Application carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How System Leaflet MPT-2.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

Because of the complexities associated with the intended application, the entire application procedure was pre-planned prior to a scheduled shutdown. As a result the application proceeded extremely smoothly.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. View of completed mold with new keyway fitted 
  2. Grinding of the damaged journal underway 
  3. The mold has been fitted and the Belzona 1391 HT Ceramic injected - see excess comming out of vent holes on top of mold. 
  4. Mold removed revealing rebuilt journal
 
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For more information about Belzona visit: www.belzona.com