Accession Number:

AD0489716

Title:

NERVA COMPONENTS IRRADIATION PROGRAM. VOLUME 6: GTR TEST 15,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

GENERAL DYNAMICS FORT WORTH TX NUCLEAR AEROSPACE RESEARCH FACILITY

Report Date:

1965-03-19

Pagination or Media Count:

130.0

Abstract:

The twelfth in the series of irradiation tests using the Ground Test Reactor to determine the effects of reactor radiation on candidate NERVA engine components was concluded. The items in the test, designated GTR-15, include cables and connectors, strain gages, resistance temperature transducers, thermocouples, and pressure transducers. The test conditions and subsequent results are described.

Subject Categories:

  • Nuclear Radiation Shielding, Protection and Safety
  • Radioactivity, Radioactive Wastes and Fission Products
  • Nuclear Propulsion

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE