Casting and Fabrication of Core Material For Argonne Low Power Reactor Fuel Elements

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Report issued by the Argonne National Laboratory over studies conducted on the Argonne Low Power Reactor. As stated in the abstract, "this report describes the manufacture of 1150 fuel core blanks, of which 816 were used in the fabrication of fuel elements. Development, casting, hot and cold rolling, cleaning, and punching of core blanks are discussed, as are nondestructive testing and evaluation of the manufacturing processes" (p. 7). This report includes tables, illustrations, and photographs.

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Creation Date: December 1959
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Technical Report Archive and Image Library
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Publisher Name: Argonne National Laboratory
Place of Publication: Lemont, Illinois
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  • Creation: December 1959
Description:

Report issued by the Argonne National Laboratory over studies conducted on the Argonne Low Power Reactor. As stated in the abstract, "this report describes the manufacture of 1150 fuel core blanks, of which 816 were used in the fabrication of fuel elements. Development, casting, hot and cold rolling, cleaning, and punching of core blanks are discussed, as are nondestructive testing and evaluation of the manufacturing processes" (p. 7). This report includes tables, illustrations, and photographs.

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"Operated by The University of Chicago under Contract W-31-109-eng-38." "A portion of the material contained in this report has been reported in the following Metallurgy Division Report: ANL-5975, pp. 12-13, March, 1959."

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66 p. : ill.

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Series Title: Argonne National Laboratory Reports ; 5950
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Technical Report Archive and Image Library
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  • REP-NO: ANL-5950
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc11532
Resource Type: Report
Format: Text