Unique Repair Technology of Bronze Parts

Housings, e.g. thrusters, pumps, seats of propeller blades and other bronze parts can be reconditioned by Laser-Powder-Cladding.

Common damages of bronze parts

  • Worn or damaged seats or sealing surfaces
  • Conventionally hardly or not weldable brass or bronze (cast) alloys

Laser-reconditioned bronze parts have

  • Composition of AlCu10-alloy
  • Increased hardness to conventional cast alloy
  • Homogenous micro structure with negligible porosity

Advantages

  • Parts that had to be scrapped can be reconditioned now
  • Very stable laser welding process
  • Improved wear resistance and hardness by advanced Al-containing cladding material
  • Enhanced lifetime
  • Short term repair possibility

 

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