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Title: Spring design for use in the core of a nuclear reactor

Abstract

A spring design particularly suitable for use in the core of a nuclear reactor includes one surface having a first material oriented in a longitudinal direction, and another surface having a second material oriented in a transverse direction. The respective surfaces exhibit different amounts of irraditation induced strain.

Inventors:
 [1]
  1. (Bethel Park, PA)
Issue Date:
Research Org.:
WESTINGHOUSE ELECTRIC CORP
OSTI Identifier:
868848
Patent Number(s):
5226633
Assignee:
United States of America as represented by United States (Washington, DC) BAPL
DOE Contract Number:  
AC11-76PN00014
Resource Type:
Patent
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
spring; design; core; nuclear; reactor; particularly; suitable; surface; material; oriented; longitudinal; direction; transverse; respective; surfaces; exhibit; amounts; irraditation; induced; strain; particularly suitable; nuclear reactor; longitudinal direction; respective surfaces; spring design; /267/376/

Citation Formats

Willard, Jr., H. James. Spring design for use in the core of a nuclear reactor. United States: N. p., 1993. Web.
Willard, Jr., H. James. Spring design for use in the core of a nuclear reactor. United States.
Willard, Jr., H. James. Fri . "Spring design for use in the core of a nuclear reactor". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/868848.
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place = {United States},
year = {1993},
month = {1}
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