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VOL XXXII, NO 164

Belzona® Protects Against Erosive Milled Corn

 
 

Industry:

Food & Drink (FOOD)

 
 

Application:

Solids Handling Machinery (SHM)

 
 

Customer Location:

Starch Factory, Slovakia

 
 

Application Date:

2014

 
 

Application Situation:

Pneumatic pipe system for transporting milled corn.

 
 

Problem:

The pipe was suffering from heavy abrasion from the milled corn. 

 
 

Products:

Belzona 1812 (Ceramic Carbide FP)

Belzona 9811

 

Substrate:

Steel

 
 

Application Method:

Application was carried out in accordance with Belzona System Leaflet SHM-7.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

Welding new wear plates or replacing the pipe section would have kept the equipment offline for too long. The Belzona solution allowed the factory to be back online sooner and proved to be more cost-effective to maintain in the long run. 

 
 

Photographs Description

1. Ready for repair.

2. Belzona 1812 application.

3. Belzona 9811 application.

4. Ready for work.

 
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For more information about Belzona visit: www.belzona.com