9274

Jul 17, 2015, 00:40 AM
MODEL ABB-2901. A SHIPPING CONTAINER FOR LOW-ENRICHED URANIUM OXIDE PELLETS, COMPOSED OF AN INNER CONTAINER, SURROUNDED BY INSULATING MATERIAL, AND AN OUTER DRUM. THE INNER CONTAINER IS 10.75 +/- 1/4 INCHES SQUARE AND APPROXIMATELY 30 INCHES LONG. CONSTRUCTED OF MINIMUM 14-GAUGE STEEL, WITH BOLTED AND GASKETED TOP FLANGE CLOSURE AND WELDED BOTTOM SHEET. THE INNER CONTAINER IS CENTERED AND SUPPORTED IN AN 18-GAUGE STEEL DRUM BY ASBESTOS OR CERAMIC SHEET, PLYWOOD, HARDBOARD, AND INSULATING MATERIAL. THE DRUM HAS A 16-GAUGE CLOSURE HEAD AND 12-GAGE CLOSURE RING WITH DROP FORGED LUGS AND A 5/8-INCH DIAMETER BOLT. THE DRUM HAS APROXIMATE DIMENSIONS OF 22.5-INCH ID BY 36-INCH HEIGHT. THE URANIUM OXIDE PELLETS ARE PACKAGED IN BOXES POSITIONED WITHIN A STEEL INSERT. THE MAXIMUM GROSS WEIGHT OF THE PACKAGE IS 660 POUNDS.
Certificate no:
USA/9274/AF
Package Type:
A
Historical Flag:
N
Doe Flag:
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