Manufacture of Fuel Plates for the Experimental Boiling Water Reactor

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From Abstract: "Discussed in the paper are the production of the uranium fuel alloy, the fabrication of the cladding components from Zircaloy-2 ingot, the assembly, welding, evacuation, and sealing of the cladding billets, the jacketing of the cladding billets with steel, and the roll bonding, heat treatment, stripping, and cleaning of the fuel plates. Evaluation of the fuel plates produced is also included."

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256 p. : ill.

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Macherey, R. E.; Bean, C. H.; Carson, N. J., Jr. & Lindgren, J. R. June 1957.

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From Abstract: "Discussed in the paper are the production of the uranium fuel alloy, the fabrication of the cladding components from Zircaloy-2 ingot, the assembly, welding, evacuation, and sealing of the cladding billets, the jacketing of the cladding billets with steel, and the roll bonding, heat treatment, stripping, and cleaning of the fuel plates. Evaluation of the fuel plates produced is also included."

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256 p. : ill.

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Macherey, R. E.; Bean, C. H.; Carson, N. J., Jr. & Lindgren, J. R. Manufacture of Fuel Plates for the Experimental Boiling Water Reactor, report, June 1957; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc11515/: accessed April 30, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.