9292

Jul 17, 2015, 00:40 AM
MODEL NO.: PATRIOT. A SHIPPING CONTAINER FOR UNIRRADIATED FUEL ASSEMBLIES. THE PACKAGE CONSISTS OF A RIGHT RECTANGULAR METAL INNER CONTAINER AND A WOODEN OUTER CONTAINER, WITH CUSHIONING MATERIAL BETWEEN THE INNER AND OUTER CONTAINERS. THERE ARE TWO VERSIONS OF THE METAL INNER CONTAINER. BOTH MEASURE 11-1/4 INCHES HIGH BY 18-1/8 INCHES WIDE BY 182 INCHES LONG. THERE ARE TWO CHANNEL SECTIONS WITHIN THE INNER CONTAINER, AND EACH CHANNEL SECTION HOLDS ONE BWR FUEL ASSEMBLY. THE INNER CONTAINER IS EQUIPPED WITH A LID AND AN END CAP THAT ARE CLOSED BY 18 BOLTS AND FASTENING LUGS. THE OVERALL DIMENSIONS OF THE WOODEN OUTER CONTAINER ARE 30-1/4 INCHES WIDE BY 31-1/4 INCHES HIGH BY 207-3/4 INCHES LONG. THE CUSHIONING MATERIAL BETWEEN THE INNER AND OUTER CONTAINERS IS PHENOLIC IMPREGNATED HONEYCOMB AND ETHAFOAM. THE INNER CONTAINER MAY BE POSITIONED ON A SERIES OF VIBRATION DAMPERS MOUNTED ON THE INSIDE BOTTOM OF THE WOODEN OUTER CONTAINER. THE MAXIMUM WEIGHT OF THE PACKAGE, INCLUDING CONTENTS, IS 2,988 POUNDS WITH VERSION #1 AND 2,964 POUNDS WITH VERSION #2 (OPTIONAL) INNER CONTAINER.
Certificate no:
USA/9292/AF-85
Package Type:
A
Historical Flag:
N
Doe Flag:
N



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