KHIA headerKnow-How in Action

VOL XXII, NO 113

Belzona® Protects Auger Mixer

 
 

Industry:

Fluid Flow (FLOW)

 
 

Application:

Solids Handling Machinery (SHM)

 
 

Customer Location:

Mineral producer, Massa, Italy

 
 

Application Date:

April 2006

 
 

Application Situation:

Screw auger used in production of Calcium Carbonate

 
 

Problem:

Severe abrasion wears shaft and flights. Hard inserts welded on edges.

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 1811 (Ceramic Carbide)
Belzona® 1311 (Ceramic R Metal)
Belzona® 1321 (Ceramic S Metal)
 

Substrate:

Stainless steel

 
 

Application Method:

Application carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How System Leaflet SHM-14

 
 

Belzona Facts:

The Belzona system is renewed after 2 years but protects structure of the auger from the severe abrasion present.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. Auger before refurbishment
  2. Grit blasted and application underway 
  3. Partially coated with Belzona® 1321
  4. Application almost complete
 
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For more information about Belzona visit: www.belzona.com