BELZONA PROTECTS WET CYLINDER LINERS ON DIESEL ENGINE
Industry: Power (POWR)
Application: ENC-Engines and Casings (ENC)
Substrate: Cast iron
Customer Location: Small Power Utlities Group, Philippines
Application Date: August, 2010
Belzona® 1311 (Ceramic R Metal)
Belzona® 1391 (Ceramic HT)
Problem: Erosion corrosion pitting on liner bodies.
- Pitting on the body of the wet cylinder liners
- Cylinder liner after grit blasting
- Checking the application thickness
- Some of the 24 units repaired and protected with Belzona
24 wet cylinder liners from engine of 0.5MW diesel generator.
The application was carried out in accordance with Belzona System Leaflet ENC-6. Pitting was filled with Belzona® 1311 before providing overall erosion corrosion protection with Belzona® 1391 coating.
Unavailability of replacement parts was remedied by the use of Belzona which will extend the service life of the liners.