9786/B(U)

Jul 17, 2015, 00:40 AM
MODEL S3G CORE BASKET DISPOSAL CONTAINER ASSEMBLY. THE PACKAGE CONSISTS OF EITHER ONE IRRADIATED S3G, S1C OR S7G CORE BASKET PACKAGED IN AN INNER, LEAD-FILLED CONTAINER (S5W CORE BASKET REMOVAL CONTAINER (CBRC) WHICH IS PLACED INSIDE AN OUTER CONTAINER (S3G CORE BASKET DISPOSAL CONTAINER (CBDC)). THE PACKAGE WEIGHS APPROXIMATELY 172000 LBS. THE S3G CBDC IS A 4-INCH THICK STEEL CYLINDER 89 INCHES IN OUTSIDE DIAMETER, 131 INCHES LONG, WITH AN 8-INCH THICK TOP END PLATE AND A 5-INCH THICK BOTTOM AND PLATE. BOTH END PLATES ARE WELDED TO THE CYLINDER WITH FULL PENETRATION WELDS. THE S5W CBRC, WHICH WILL BE DISPOSED OF ALONG WITH THE OUTER S3G CBDC AND INNER CORE BASKET, IS BASICALLY A CYLINDRICAL SHAPED CONTAINER COMPRISED OF LEAD SHIELDING SANDWICHED BETWEEN TWO 304 STAINLESS STEEL SHELLS. THE 1-INCH THICK INNER SHELL IS 60 INCHES O.D. AND 107.5 INCHES LONG. THE OUTER SHELL IS MADE UP OF TW O GEOMETRIES, A 72.5-INCH O.D., 0.5-INCH THICK CYLINDRICAL SHELL THAT MEASURES 66 INCHES LONG AND JOINS A TRUNCATED CONICAL SHELL WHICH HAS A 64-INCH O.D. AT THE SMALL END. THE TWO SHELLS ARE JOINED BY A FULL THICKNESS PENETRATION WELD AND A WELD BACKUP STRAP ON THE INSIDE SHELL SURFACE. FULL PENETRATION WELDS ARE ALSO MADE ON BOTH ENDS OF THE SHELLS TO THE TOP CANNING AND SHIELD RING. SEE CERTIFICATE FOR MORE DETAILS**
Certificate no:
USA/9786/B(U)
Package Type:
B
Historical Flag:
N
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