Bay Machine and Fabrication was tasked with the complete overhaul of hydraulic cylinder measuring 26” diameter x 16’10” long; 2,500 psi; 20,500 lbs. Work included machining of the gland, honing of the cylinder, replacement of all seals, re-chroming and grinding, and bench testing upon completion.
Finish: All steel surfaces were sandblasted to a SSPC SP-6 surface preparation. Upon completion of preparation, all steel was coated with two coats of International Paints Anti-Corrosive 300V Epoxy paint in alternating colors also including a stripe coat, followed by a topcoat in International Paints 990HS.
Primary Materials: Steel
Crafts Involved: Hydraulic Technicians and Machinists