9511/B(U)

Jul 17, 2015, 00:40 AM
THE PACKAGING IS A CYLINDRICAL, FORGED STAINLESS STEEL CASK. THE CASK BODY IS A ONE-PIECE FORGING, 54.25 INCHES OD BY 49 INCHES HIGH. THE CASK CAVITY IS 20.25 INCHES IN DIAMETER BY 23 INCHES HIGH. A SOLID, STAINLESS STEEL BASKET 19.95 INCHES IN DIAMETER BY 22.83 INCHES HIGH, SITS IN THE CASK CAVITY. THE BASKET HAS EITHER FOUR, SIX, TWELVE, OR SIXTEEN 2.875-INCH DIAMETER HOLES THAT SERVE AS RECEPTACLES FOR THE SOURCE CAPSULES. ELEVEN 4-INCH HIGH, CIRCUMFERTIAL FINS SURROUND THE CASK BODY EXTERIOR. A COVERED VENT PORT AND A COVERED DRAIN PORT ARE LOCATED ON THE SIDE OF THE CASK BODY. THE CASK LID IS A ONE-PIECE FORGING, 28.78 INCHES IN DIAMETER BY 12.84 INCHES THICK. TWELVE 1.5 INCH DIAMETER BOLTS FASTEN THE CASK LID TO THE CASK BODY THROUGH A 3.8 INCH THICK FLANGE. THE CASK LID AND PORT COVERS EACH HAVE CONCENTRIC, DOUBLE O-RINGS. THE INNER O-RING IS METALLIC AND RETAINS THE HEL IUM COOLANT WHICH FILLS THE CASK CAVITY. THE OUTER O-RING IS ELASTOMERIIC AN ANNULAR TEST VOLUME FOR LEAK TESTING THE METALLIC O-RING. THE CASK HAS AN IMPACT LIMITER ON EACH END. THE IMPACT LIMITER IS POLYURETHANE FOAM IN A STAINLESS STEEL SHROUD. THE OVERALL DIMENSIONS OF THE PACKAGING WITH IMPACT LIMITERS IS 84.7 INCHES IN DIAMETER BY 107 INCHES HIGH. THE MAXIMUM TOTAL WEIGHT OF THE CONTENTS IS 400 POUNDS. THE MAXIMUM GROSS WEIGHT OF THE PACKAGE INCLUDING ALL PACKAGING COMPONENTS AND CONTENTS, IS 30,000 POUNDS. SHIPPING SKID AND PERSONNEL BARRIER WEIGH AN ADDITIONAL 3,700 POUNDS.
Certificate no:
USA/9511/B(U)
Package Type:
B
Historical Flag:
N
Doe Flag:
Y



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