Final Report on TREAT Test R3, a Single-Pin Loss-of-Flow Experiment

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The R3 was the first of the R-series fuel-element meltdown tests performed to support modeling and code development for analysis of hypothetical, whole-core accidents in LMFBRs. Test R3 served as a proof test for the subsequent R4-R8 sequence of seven-pin tests examining coolant, cladding, and fuel behavior under thermal and hydraulic conditions representative of a hypothetical loss-of-coolant (LOF) with failure to scram in FFTF.

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56 p. : ill., charts

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Holtz, R. E.; Grolmes, M. A.; Spencer, B. W.; Miller, C. E.; Kramer, N. A.; Testa, F. J. et al. July 1977.

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  • Main Title: Final Report on TREAT Test R3, a Single-Pin Loss-of-Flow Experiment
  • Added Title: ANL (Series)
  • Added Title: Argonne National Laboratory Report ANL-77-54
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The R3 was the first of the R-series fuel-element meltdown tests performed to support modeling and code development for analysis of hypothetical, whole-core accidents in LMFBRs. Test R3 served as a proof test for the subsequent R4-R8 sequence of seven-pin tests examining coolant, cladding, and fuel behavior under thermal and hydraulic conditions representative of a hypothetical loss-of-coolant (LOF) with failure to scram in FFTF.

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56 p. : ill., charts

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Holtz, R. E.; Grolmes, M. A.; Spencer, B. W.; Miller, C. E.; Kramer, N. A.; Testa, F. J. et al. Final Report on TREAT Test R3, a Single-Pin Loss-of-Flow Experiment, report, July 1977; Argonne, Illinois. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc283222/: accessed December 9, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.