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Title:
IRRADIATION TESTING OF INJECTION-CAST, AL-PU-NI ALLOY FUEL RODS
Subject Terms:
ALUMINUM-NICKEL-PLUTONIUM ALLOYSCASTINGFUEL ELEMENT FABRICATIONFUEL ELEMENT TESTINGPLUTONIUM RECYCLE TEST REACTORZR ALLOY CLAD
Document Location:
DOE Public Reading Room - Hanford Battelle P.O. Box 999 MS H2-53 Richland WA 99352 (509)372-7443
Document Type:
REPORT
Publication Date:
1963 Feb 08
Declassification Status:
Declassified
Document Pages:
21
Accession Number:
RL-1-382046
Document Number(s):
HW-SA-2909
Originating Research Org.:
GE - HAPO
OpenNet Entry Date:
2004 Feb 24
OpenNet Modified Date:
2015 Aug 24
Description/Abstract:
DESCRIBES PROCESS DEVELOPMENT FOR PNEUMATIC-INJECTION CASTING OF AL-PU-NI ALLOY FUEL DIRECTLY INTO 9/16-INCH OD BY 90-INCH LONG ZIRCALOY CLADDING WITHIN A GLOVE BOX. BEFORE AND AFTER RADIATION OF THE FUEL RODS THE DIMENSIONS WERE MEASURED AND THE BONDS WERE TESTED. PHOTOMICROGRAPHS OF THE FUEL RODS BEFORE AND AFTER IRRADIATION ARE INCLUDED.


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