Pebble Bed Friction Factor and Thermal Expansion Tests

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Tests were conducted to determine the friction factor of randomly packed beds of 3/4-inch diameter spheres in 8-inch and 15-1/4-inch diameter beds, and of 1-1/2-inch diameter spheres in 15-1/4-inch diameter bed. The bed depths were varied in an attempt to isolate the effects of entrance and exit losses. The bed Reynolds number, base on sphere diameter, was varied from 5,000 to 50,000.

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Leeman, C. A. August 31, 1960.

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Tests were conducted to determine the friction factor of randomly packed beds of 3/4-inch diameter spheres in 8-inch and 15-1/4-inch diameter beds, and of 1-1/2-inch diameter spheres in 15-1/4-inch diameter bed. The bed depths were varied in an attempt to isolate the effects of entrance and exit losses. The bed Reynolds number, base on sphere diameter, was varied from 5,000 to 50,000.

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1 volume (various pagings) : illustrations, tables, photographs.

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Digitized from microopaque cards (3).

AEC Research & Development Report, UC-81, Reactors-Power

TIC-4500 (14th Ed.)

A final report prepared for Sanderson & Porter under AEC prime contract no. AT(30-1)2207, S&P subcontract no. S-11.

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Leeman, C. A. Pebble Bed Friction Factor and Thermal Expansion Tests, report, August 31, 1960; Washington D.C.. (https://digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc1463133/: accessed March 21, 2023), University of North Texas Libraries, UNT Digital Library, https://digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.

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