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Title: FUSED SALT METHOD FOR COATING URANIUM WITH A METAL

Abstract

A method is presented for coating uranium with a less active metal such as Cr, Ni, or Cu comprising immersing the U in a substantially anhydrous molten solution of a halide of these less active metals in a ternary chloride composition which consists of selected percentages of KCl, NaCl and another chloride such as LiCl or CaCl/sub 2/.

Inventors:
Issue Date:
Research Org.:
Originating Research Org. not identified
OSTI Identifier:
4251155
Patent Number(s):
2872348
Assignee:
U.S. Atomic Energy Commission DTIE; NSA-13-013655
NSA Number:
NSA-13-013655
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Other Information: Orig. Receipt Date: 31-DEC-59
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
METALLURGY AND CERAMICS; CALCIUM CHLORIDES; CHROMIUM; COATING; COPPER; FUSED SALTS; LITHIUM CHLORIDES; NICKEL; POTASSIUM CHLORIDES; SODIUM CHLORIDES; URANIUM

Citation Formats

Eubank, L.D. FUSED SALT METHOD FOR COATING URANIUM WITH A METAL. United States: N. p., 1959. Web.
Eubank, L.D. FUSED SALT METHOD FOR COATING URANIUM WITH A METAL. United States.
Eubank, L.D. Sun . "FUSED SALT METHOD FOR COATING URANIUM WITH A METAL". United States.
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title = {FUSED SALT METHOD FOR COATING URANIUM WITH A METAL},
author = {Eubank, L.D.},
abstractNote = {A method is presented for coating uranium with a less active metal such as Cr, Ni, or Cu comprising immersing the U in a substantially anhydrous molten solution of a halide of these less active metals in a ternary chloride composition which consists of selected percentages of KCl, NaCl and another chloride such as LiCl or CaCl/sub 2/.},
doi = {},
journal = {},
number = ,
volume = ,
place = {United States},
year = {1959},
month = {2}
}