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Title: Hot Pressing to Form Canned Uranium Slugs

Abstract

A method of making compacts and cladded slugs from powdered uranium is described. The powdered uranium is introduced into a die and subjected to pressures of 30 to 100 tsi while maintaining a temperature within the range of 450 to 660 deg C.

Inventors:
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Research Org.:
Originating Research Org. not identified
OSTI Identifier:
4064022
Patent Number(s):
2,993,786
Assignee:
U.S. Atomic Energy Commission DTIE; NSA-15-022688
NSA Number:
NSA-15-022688
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Other Information: Orig. Receipt Date: 31-DEC-61
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
METALS, CERAMICS, AND OTHER MATERIALS; CANNING; COMPACTING; DIES; FABRICATION; FUEL ELEMENTS; HEATING; POWDER METALLURGY; POWDERS; PRESSURE; RODS; URANIUM; HIGH TEMPERATURE

Citation Formats

Roboff, S. B., and Kingston, W. E. Hot Pressing to Form Canned Uranium Slugs. United States: N. p., 1961. Web.
Roboff, S. B., & Kingston, W. E. Hot Pressing to Form Canned Uranium Slugs. United States.
Roboff, S. B., and Kingston, W. E. Tue . "Hot Pressing to Form Canned Uranium Slugs". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/4064022.
@article{osti_4064022,
title = {Hot Pressing to Form Canned Uranium Slugs},
author = {Roboff, S. B. and Kingston, W. E.},
abstractNote = {A method of making compacts and cladded slugs from powdered uranium is described. The powdered uranium is introduced into a die and subjected to pressures of 30 to 100 tsi while maintaining a temperature within the range of 450 to 660 deg C.},
doi = {},
journal = {},
number = ,
volume = ,
place = {United States},
year = {1961},
month = {7}
}

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