9196

Jul 17, 2015, 00:40 AM
MODEL UX-30. OVERPACK FOR 30-INCH ENRICHED URANIUM HEXAFLUORIDE (UF6) CYLINDERS. THE OVERPACK IS A RIGHT CIRCULAR CYLINDER CONSTRUCTED OF TWO STAINLESS STEEL SHELLS WITH THE VOLUME BETWEEN THE SHELLS FILLED WITH 6-INCH THICK FOAM (7.8 - 9.8 PCF). A STEPPED AND GASKETED HORIZONTAL JOINT PERMITS THE TOP HALF OF THE OVERPACK TO BE REMOVED FROM THE BASE. THE PACKAGE "HALVES" ARE SECURED WITH TEN INDEXED, CROSS-LOCKING "BALL LOCK" PINS. THE OVERPACK IS 43.5" IN DIAMETER BY 96" LONG. THE MAXIMUM GROSS WEIGHT OF THE PACKAGE IS 8270 LBS. PRIOR TO EACH SHIPMENT THE OVERPACK GASKETS MUST BE INSPECTED. THESE GASKETS MUST BE REPLACED IF INSPECTION SHOWS ANY DEFECTS OR EVERY 12 MONTHS, WHICHEVER OCCURS FIRST. WHEN THE OPTIONAL 4 LID LIFTING CLIPS ARE USED INSTEAD OF THE TOP LUGS, THE TOP LID (COVER) MUST BE LIFTED WITH A SPREADER BAR (SADDLE). **SEE CERTIFICATE FOR DETAILS**
Certificate no:
USA/9196/AF
Package Type:
A
Historical Flag:
N
Doe Flag:
Y



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