NS SAVANNAH FUEL DESIGN AND DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM. NS SAVANNAH PROTOTYPE FUEL ASSEMBLY TENSILE AND COMPRESSIVE LOADING TESTS

The results of tensile and compressive tests performed at room temperature on a dummy N.S. Savannah prototype Core 2 fuel assembly in a pre-irradiated condition showed conclusively that the assembly will withstand the two-thousand pound force associated with the refueling process of the assembly. The test equipment and layout and the test procedure and data are provided.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • This document is available for review at the Department of Commerce Library, Main Commerce Building, Washington, D.C., under reference number GEAP-3445.
  • Corporate Authors:

    General Electric

    Marine Turbine & Gear Engineer, 1100 Western Ave
    Lynn, MA  USA  01910
  • Authors:
    • Cochran, R G
  • Publication Date: 1960-5-9

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; Tables;
  • Pagination: 10 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00026270
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Maritime Administration
  • Report/Paper Numbers: GEAP-3445
  • Contract Numbers: AT(04-3)-189
  • Files: TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Jun 17 1977 12:00AM