9258

Jul 17, 2015, 00:40 AM
MODEL F-294. A STEEL ENCASED, LEAD SHIELDED SHIPPING CASK FOR SPECIAL FORM SOURCES. THE PACKAGE CONSISTS OF A CYLINDRICAL CASK BODY WITH COOLING FINS, A CLOSURE PLUG, A CYLINDRICAL EXTERNAL FIRESHIELD, A TOP CRUSH SHIELD, A PERMANENT SKID, AND A REMOVABLE SHIPPING SKID. THE SPECIAL FORM SOURCES ARE POSITIONED BY A SOURCE CARRIER WITHIN THE CASK CAVITY. THE CASK BODY IS CONSTRUCTED OF A 1/2-INCH THICK INNER STAINLESS STEEL SHELL, AND A 1/2-INCH THICK OUTER STAINLESS STEEL SHELL. THE ANNULUS BETWEEN THE INNER AND OUTER SHELLS IS FILLED WITH LEAD, APPROXIMATELY 11 1/4 INCHES THICK. THE CASK IS CLOSED BY A 2 1/2 INCH THICK STAINLESS STEEL CLOSURE LID AND 16 ONE-INCH DIAMETER BOLTS. CASK GROSS WEIGHT IS 21,000 POUNDS.
Certificate no:
USA/9258/B(U)-96
Package Type:
B
Historical Flag:
N
Doe Flag:
N



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