TESTING OF FOURTEEN-TON URANIUM HEXAFLUORIDE CYLINDERS

Destructive testing of large ( 14-ton ) uranium hexafluoride shipping containers was performed. The structural properties of the two types of 14-ton thin-wall cylinders with the 10-ton thin-wall cylinders were compared. The results of all seven drop tests are reported. ( auth )

  • Corporate Authors:

    Paducah Gaseous Diffusion Plant

    Paducah, KY  USA 
  • Authors:
    • Richardson, E W
    • Smith, V A
    • Bernstein, S
  • Publication Date: 1968-5-15

Media Info

  • Pagination: 36 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00001629
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Contract Numbers: W7405eng26
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Oct 30 1974 12:00AM