Metal Surgery of Cast Iron

We were approached by leading shipping company operating in Middle East. One of their auxiliary engine model Daihatsu 6DK20 met with an accident and engine block window on which cover is fixed was broken in to pieces due to failure of connecting rod bolt.

RA Power Solutions Pvt. Ltd was appointed and we called for the photographs of the broken area of engine block with dimensions which is pasted below.

Broken Area of Engine Block with Dimesions
Broken Area of Engine Block with Dimensions
Broken Area of Engine Block of Daihatsu 6DK20
Broken Area of Engine Block of Daihatsu 6DK20

A rough drawing of engine block broken area which is of cast iron was prepared by RA Power Solutions Pvt. Ltd. technicians as below.

Rough Drawing Prepared by our techncician of Engine Block Broken Area
Rough Drawing Prepared by our technician of Engine Block Broken Area

Since the time was short, we manufactured a casting measuring 15 x15 inches and 2 technicians boarded the vessel. The job of repair of cast iron engine block was executed in a recorded minimum time. Engine is performing satisfactory.

We have all the latest tooling available for repair of cast iron, parts of diesel engine to the original shape and profile. The metal stitching and metal locking process followed by us to repair the cast iron gives more strength than the original casting.

 

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