KHIA headerKnow-How in Action

VOL XXXII, NO 154

Belzona® Repairs Blower Wheel

 
 

Industry:

General Industry (GIND)

 
 

Application:

Solids Handling Machinery (SHM)

 
 

Customer Location:

Cement Producer, Slovakia

 
 

Application Date:

2016

 
 

Application Situation:

Blower used in pneumatic sorting of cement.

 
 

Problem:

Where the cement hits some areas of the blower they experienced severe abrasion and erosion. They required an alternative to welding fresh metal plates to reinstate lost material. 

 
 

Products:

Belzona 1811 (Ceramic Carbide)

Belzona 1812 (Ceramic Carbide FP)

 

Substrate:

Steel

 
 

Application Method:

Application was carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How System Leaflet SHM-8

 
 

Belzona Facts:

In some cases it was not possbile to weld new plates as substrate was too thin and in difficult to reach areas. Belzona protection was a faster and more effective solution. It is also easier to maintain in future. 

 
 

Photographs Description

1. Blower.

2. Damaged areas.

3. After grit blasting.

4. Belzona 1811 application.

 
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