Consolidated Edison Thorium Reactor: Reactor Vessel Internal Components Design

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The design functions and fabrication details for internal components of the CETR are presented and pertinent analytical stress studies are summarized. Functions of the internal components include proper orientation and support for the fuel elements, proper distribution of primary coolant within the reactor vessel, and the establishment of guide channels for the control rods.

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a-e, iv, 46 pages : figures

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Ficor, J.; Collings, D. M.; Sandrock, R. J. & Kalen, D. D. July 1960.

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The design functions and fabrication details for internal components of the CETR are presented and pertinent analytical stress studies are summarized. Functions of the internal components include proper orientation and support for the fuel elements, proper distribution of primary coolant within the reactor vessel, and the establishment of guide channels for the control rods.

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a-e, iv, 46 pages : figures

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U.S. Atomic Energy Commission Docket 50-3 Exhibit K-5A1

Prepared for the Consolidated Edison Company of New York by the Babcock & Wilcox Company, Atomic Energy Division

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Ficor, J.; Collings, D. M.; Sandrock, R. J. & Kalen, D. D. Consolidated Edison Thorium Reactor: Reactor Vessel Internal Components Design, report, July 1960; Lynchburg, Virginia. (https://digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc1202021/: accessed May 24, 2024), University of North Texas Libraries, UNT Digital Library, https://digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.

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