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Equipment for Remote Dismantling

  • R. G. Brengle
  • E. L. Babcock

Abstract

Dismantling of the Sodium Reactor Experiment at Rockwell International’s Nuclear Development Field Laboratory in Chatsworth, California required the development of remotely operated tooling to dissect the reactor vessels and internal piping.

Keywords

Plasma Torch Standoff Distance Hydraulic Cylinder Position Electronic Thick Stainless Steel 
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References

  1. 1.
    Graves, Streechon and Phillips, “Submerged Cutting of Reactor Components,” ANS Transactions Vol 26, 1977.Google Scholar

Copyright information

© Plenum Press, New York 1980

Authors and Affiliations

  • R. G. Brengle
    • 1
  • E. L. Babcock
    • 1
  1. 1.Energy Systems GroupRockwell InternationalUSA

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