KHIA headerKnow-How in Action

VOL XXI, NO 13

Belzona® Keeps Ikarus Buses Rolling

 
 

Industry:

General Industry (GIND)

 
 

Application:

Mechanical Power Transmission (MPT)

 
 

Customer Location:

Bus repair workshop, Hungary.

 
 

Application Date:

2005- continuously

 
 

Application Situation:

Ikarus is a traditional Hungarian bus, sold in Eastern European, Asian and North African countries, too.

 
 

Problem:

General wearing problem on bearing houses and other axle parts.

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 1111 (Super Metal)
 

Substrate:

Steel

 
 

Application Method:

Application was carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How System Leaflet MPT-6.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

Such a repair needs less than 1 kg Belzona® 1111 instead of replacing with an expensive new part. Other repair methods such as welding or flame spraying are not allowed because of thermal shock damage.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. Ikarus buses.
  2. General view of the axle parts.
  3. Belzona® 1111 applied.
  4. Part of axle after machining.
 
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