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Cradle modification for hydraulic ram

By B.M. Koons

Abstract

The analysis of the cradle hydraulic system considers stress, weld strength, and hydraulic forces required to lift and support the cradle/pump assembly. The stress and weld strength of the cradle modifications is evaluated to ensure that they meet the requirements of the American Institute for Steel Construction (AISC 1989). The hydraulic forces are evaluated to ensure that the hydraulic system is capable of rotating the cradle and pump assembly to the vertical position (between 70{degrees} and 90{degrees})

Topics: Flammability, 42 Engineering Not Included In Other Categories, Statistical Data, Radioactive Waste Disposal, 05 Nuclear Fuels, Engineering Drawings, Tanks, Pumps, High-Level Radioactive Wastes, Hanford Reservation, Hydrogen, Explosions
Publisher: Westinghouse Hanford Company
Year: 1995
DOI identifier: 10.2172/31703
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Provided by: UNT Digital Library
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